Virginia May Smith

1934 - 2021


Virginia May Smith, 87 of Champaign passed away at 1:40 p.m. on June 11, 2021 at her home, surrounded by family. Virginia was born in Edgewood, Illinois on May 12, 1934 to parents Vernon and Hazel (Liggett) Ragle. On June 23, 1956 Virginia married Cecil Smith in Champaign. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband and five brothers and two sisters.  She is survived by her son- Cecil “George” (Carolyn) Smith of Champaign; three grandchildren: Jamie Michael and Amanda; four great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; siblings- Joanne Erley, Roger (Doreen)Ragle. Virginia was a homemaker and enjoyed her family. Memorial contributions may be made in Virginia’s honor to OSF Hospice of Champaign County. Condolences may be offered at


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jim shaffer & veronica

June 20, 2021 8:12 AM

hey love you guys

Deborah Kaigley

June 17, 2021 12:20 AM

George and Carolyn our heartstrings are with you during this time of sorrow. John and I  thought a lot of your family. John before passing himself unexpectedly shared his wishes. We love you deeply. Mr & Mrs John Kaigley ⚘

Roger and Doreen

June 14, 2021 9:56 PM

All of our love to George and Carol for the loss of Gena May.  Our Sister will be missed and thought of often.  

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June 13, 2021 2:36 PM
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