Theresa (Smith) Milner, of Doniphan, MO, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 15, 2021. Theresa was born July 20, 1952 in Doniphan to Nicholas and Virginia (Dralle) Smith. On February 2, 1974, she married Louie Milner. Theresa retired from Vitronic after 40 years of service. She was a member of St. Benedict’s Catholic Church and a member of the graduating class of 1970. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, watching baseball and softball.
Theresa is survived by her husband, Louie; her children, Ginger (Steve) Kepley, Ty (Stephanie) Milner, and Terra (Chip) Martin; grandson, Keaton Kepley and granddaughter, Aria Milner; stepgrandchildren, Matt Kepley, Stephani Kepley, Brooke Umfleet, and Ty Martin. Also surviving are her brothers and sisters, Patricia Swader, Cecilia Bond, Kenneth Smith, James Smith, Dolores Cope, Michael Smith, Stephen Smith, and Christinia Smith, along with several nieces and nephews.
Theresa was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Anthony.
Visitation will be at Edwards Funeral Home on Monday, July 19, 2021 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary Service at 7:30 p.m. A funeral mass will be Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Benedict’s Catholic Cemetery. Masks are encouraged.