March 11, 2013
Carolyn Schmidt, 64
Carolyn Sue Schmidt, 64, of Portsmouth died Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Southern Medical Center Emergency Room. She was born Sept. 9, 1948, at Ironton, Ohio, the daughter of the late Alonzo and Bessie Willis. Sue was a graduate of Portsmouth High School and Ohio University. She was retired from the Portsmouth City School system, where she taught for 37 Years. She was a member of Christ Brethren Church in Rubyville and a member of the Ohio Retired Teachers Association.
Sue is survived by her husband of 43 years Jim Schmidt, two sisters Glenda Willis of Portsmouth, and Barbara McGlone of
Florida, five nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by s sister Janet Metzler. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Thursday, March 14, 2013, at Melcher Funeral Home with Rev. Bob Davis officiating. Burial will be at Universal Cemetery. Friends may call at Melcher Funeral Home from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday.