Barbara Lynn Smith


Barbara Lynn Smith, 62, Spring Hill, KS passed Thursday, June 14, 2018 after a long courageous fight surrounded by loving family at Olathe Medical Center, Olathe, KS. No visitation or graveside service per Barbara’s wishes. Condolences may be left at

Barbara was born on February 3, 1956 in Kansas City, KS to Robert L. and Kathryn (Shaffer) Allen. She grew up in Kansas City, KS and graduated from Wyandotte High School. Barbara attended JCCC. She married Tom Smith on April 19, 1973 in KCMO. They moved to Spring Hill in 1978. Barbara worked as a bookkeeper/accountant for RLC Management of Spring Hill, KS for several years. Barbara loved being with her family. She also enjoyed reading, watching movies and going to the casino.

Barbara was preceded in death by her father and brother, Lewis Bryan Allen. She is survived by her husband, Tom of the home; daughters: Michelle Colleen Smith (Kevin George) of KCMO and Nicole Christine Huffman (Shane) of Ottawa, KS; sister, Donna Cowell (Billy) of Cicero, IL; grandchildren: Andrew G. Huffman (Stephanie), Natasha L. Smith, Dominique F. Huffman, and Emma N. Bristol; great-granddaughter, Athena E. Huffman; mother-in-law, Frances Smith of KCK; sister-in-law, Wilba J. Miller of KCK; many nephews and nieces and dear friends, Big Boy and Little Girl.