Yvonne Annett Smith, fondly known as "Von" or "Chunk" to others; was born August 18, 1961. She grew up in Columbus, Ohio she was a Graduate of Ridge High School, Class of 1979. Yvonne started her career at Lazarus Inc., for many years followed by R.D. Zande's and Associates for 18 years, following with Orient Correctional Institution as a Dietary Tech Supervisor. <br />
Yvonne enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, at family gatherings listening to music, dancing, playing cards, having good conversation and laughter with her beautiful smile. Yvonne "Chunk" was a "Fashionista" she loved clothes, shoes, and shopping all in that order. She has a class of style that radiated any room that she entered. She enjoyed watching the Michigan Wolverines football and cooking on Sunday's. She love to travel and going out to eat for good food. Yvonne was a pleasure to be around at all times and getting alone with anyone she encountered. If you know her smile you knew her name. <br />
Yvonne Annett Smith departed November 26, 2018, she was preceded in death by her parents: Christine Lilly Johnson and Alfonso Ivory Marshall Hood; grandparent Essie Jennings and brothers; Reginald and Frank Hood. She leaves to cherish her memory her beloved only daughter Latwana Tena Smith, grandchildren; Laquaraia Yvonne Sha'vette Smith, Ivory Isiah Anthony Smith, TiYanna Tena Christine Smith; brothers; William Lee (Rose) Smith, Steve (Carolyn) Smith, Jerome (Sonya) Smith, Don ONeil Smith, James (Margaret) Hood; Ivory "Bud" (Sheila) Hood, Kenny (Katherine) Hood, sisters, Theresa Johnson, Mona Lisa Smith, Shirley Hood, Mary (James) Mansfield, Shelia Hood, Tina Lewis, special cousin; Patricia Ann Wimbley, special friend; Ron Burgess, many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and coworkers. close friends; Rodah Gibbs and Rhonda Black.