Terecia Jean Smith was born Feb. 1, 1952, and died Nov. 13, 2017. She liked to cook and create signature wedding cakes, and worked at Winchell’s Donuts and later for SPA, a demonstration company that frequently introduced products at Safeway. She was a Christian who loved her family, and who enjoyed country music and flying kites on the beach. She delighted in renaissance fairs and participated in the Society for Creative Anachronism. She adored her pets, Oceana the pit bull, along with her cats, Rascal and Skitzi.
Smith is survived by her husband, Leland; daughter, Jeanie; son, Donald; and grandsons, Steven and Josh. She is be missed by all who knew her. A memorial service will be held Feb. 1, 2018, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Key Peninsula Community Services located at 17015 9th Street in Lakebay.