Ada Dare (Bales) Smyth, 89, Noblesville, died Feb. 12. Ada was born May 9, 1926 to the late Howell Edgar and Etta Jane Dean Bales in Rose Hill, Va.
She worked 30 years for Firestone Industrial Products and was a member of Radiant Chapter Order of the Eastern Star and Noblesville First United Methodist Church.
In addition to her parents, Ada was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar M. Smyth, sister, Hallene (Ben) Kelly, and brother, L.S. Bales.
She is survived by two daughters, Jacquline K. (Gary) Weimer of South Vienna, Ohio and Jane Linville of Noblesville; one brother, Eugene (Jeanette) Bales of Chattanooga, Tenn.; sister, Betty Ruth Jones (Roscoe) of Vinton, Va.; sister-in-law Jewell Bales of Rose Hill, Va.; four grandchildren, Kelly (Harold) Dillon, Erin (Steven) Curley, Kristal Miller and Kari Weimer; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews