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Obituary: Nelouise Dorothy Smith

Nelouise "Nell" D. Smith, 70, passed away July 30, 2012 at her home in Carson City, NV. Nelouise was born July 21, 1942 in Dunsmuir, CA to Clifford and Wilma Mankins. She has been a resident of the Carson Valley since 1957. She worked for the Nevada National Guard for 27 years retiring in 1995. Nelouise enjoyed camping, snowmobiling, hunting and especially enjoying time spent with her family and friends.

Nelouise was preceded in death by her parents. She will be dearly missed by her husband David, daughter Margene Stenger (Timothy), brother Leo Mankins (Annette), sister Roxanne Spring (Daniel), two grandchildren David "Caddy" Cadwallader and Sarah Stenger, and numerous nieces and nephews.

There will be a visitation Friday, August 3, 2012, 5:00 to 7:00pm at Walton's Chapel of the Valley in Carson City. Funeral services will be Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 3:00pm also at Walton's Chapel (Nell requested comfortable casual attire.) Burial will follow at Mottsville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made on behalf of Nell Smith to: Dialysis Clinic Inc. 778 Basque Way, Carson City, NV 89706. We invite you to place a message in the online "book of memories at

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Aug 1, 2012 12:02PM Published Aug 1, 2012 11:58AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.