Donna Raye Smith Hall was born November 19, 1946 in Provo, Utah to Jesse Norman Smith and Myrle Justesen Smith. She passed away on January 22, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.
She enjoyed her childhood growing up on an active fruit farm. After graduation from Orem High School, she was employed by Mountain Bell as a telephone operator. During her married life, she worked at the switchboard at Utah Valley Hospital and as a receptionist at Utah Specialty Hospital.
Donna married Dean Hall on July 19, 1968 in Provo, Utah. They were later sealed for life and eternity in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Logan Temple. She enjoyed teaching in the primary.
She is survived by her husband Dean; sons Justin (Provo) and Timothy (Provo); daughters Natalie (Zack) Powell (Orem) and Lisa (Provo); sister Rebecca (Jack) Rhodes, brother Scott (Ginny) Smith and sister-in-laws Marsha (Norm) Bingham, Geanene Hall, Kathy Smith and Barbara Smith. Donna had three grandsons; Taylor Powell, Owen Powell and Justesen Hall.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers Jay Smith and Wesley Smith.
A viewing will be held Sunday evening, January 27th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Nelson Family Mortuary, 4780 N. University Avenue, Provo, UT. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday January 28th at the mortuary. There will be an additional viewing from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. prior to services. Interment will be in Eastlawn Memorial Hills, 4800 N. 650 E. Provo. To express condolences visit www.NelsonMortuary.com