She was born Dec. 15, 1948, in Eureka, Kan., to the late Walter Joseph Smith and Theresa Myra Magee Smith. She was a member of a Baptist church and was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Navarre, Fla.
Mrs. Bussiere is survived by: her husband, David Paul Bussiere of Clayton; two daughters and sons-in-law, Regina Lynn Redfield Reed and husband Clayton of Lakemont and Betty Alice Landram Edmonds and husband Wesley of Lakemont; a son and daughter-in-law, William “Billy” and Ursula Redfield of Orange Park, Fla.; four brothers, Roger Coleman and wife Linda, of Middleburg, Fla., Raymond Dearborn and wife Lulu of Clayton, John Dearborn of Hooks, Texas, and Donald Dearborn and wife Kathy of Clayton; a sister, Teresa “Terry” Smith Webb of Clayton; four grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two stepdaughters, Elizabeth and Tracy; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were held Friday at Blue Heights Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Thomas Burrell officiating.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com