Dr. Ethel C. Smith


Former professor of music at Indiana State University, Dr. Smith died at the age of 97, in Dunedin, Florida. She was born in Philadelphia, PA; performed in New York City, taught in Philadelphia then moved to Bloomington, IN, to work toward a doctorate in Vocal Production at Indiana University. She was a member of Who's Who and many professional organizations.
Dr. Smith retired from ISU in 1986 when she moved to Bloomington. She taught Continuing Studies at IU for 15 years as well as keeping a private studio of students.
Fully retired at the age of 83 she moved to Florida. Music and devotion to the Lord were her passions. Many friends have great memories of this vivacious lady.
A memorial service will be held on December 30, 2018, in Dunedin, Presbyterian Church.
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