Lucille Marie Mize

Age 67, of Owosso, passed away Monday, July 22, 2019, at McLaren - Flint.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 26, 2019, at Nelson-House Funeral Home with Pastor John Walworth officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 25, with the Eastern Star at 7 p.m.

Lucille was born Oct. 9, 1951, the daughter of Fredrick Sr. and Maxine Smith.

She graduated from Swartz Creek High School and continued her education at Michigan State University, studying floral design.

Lucille was a member of the Order of Eastern Stars, Linden Chapter 175, past Worthy Matron four times.

She married Thomas W. Mize in Rankin on April 21, 1973.

Lucille spent her years as the floral manager at Kessel and Kroger.

Lucille is survived by husband; her son Thomas (Kris) Mize II; grandson Logan; brothers Fred Smith Jr. and Mark Smith; sister Madge Fenner and many other loving family and friends.

She was predeceased by parents and her brother Gerald Smith.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the family.

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