Geraldine Maxine Thornhill, age 87 of Ballard, Missouri peacefully passed away Friday, April 29, 2016 at her sons's home in Ballard. She was born December 21, 1928 to Layton Doss and Corda Eurie Johnson Smith in Bates County, Missouri.
Geraldine is survived by her son, Alva Thornhill and significant other Becki Smith of Butler, Missouri; one sister, Betty Creath of Overland Park, Kansas; one granddaughter, Amanda Baker and husband Jess of Garden City, Missouri; a great-granddaughter, Paisley Jo Baker.; and her beloved pet Inka. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Eugene; and two brothers, Bill and Rob Smith.