Connie Marie Smith: Dec. 1, 1954 – May 25, 2022

Connie Marie Smith of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away on May 25, 2022. 

She was born Dec. 1, 1954 in Cottage Grove to the parents of Gilbert and Lorraine Yearous, lifelong residents of Cottage Grove. She is survived by her loving partner of 32 years, Todd Miller; her four children, Sonya, Jessica, Dylan and Destiny Smith; her 13 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; her parents; and eight siblings.

Connie had a great love for horses. There was never a time that she didn’t have horses grazing in her pasture. Connie enjoyed rock . . .