Renee A. Smith McGill, 42, Hopedale, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2012 doing what she loved, riding motorcycle with her friend and loving companion Kenny Skinner of Hopedale, who survived the accident that occurred at Tappan Lake on Saturday, May 19, 2012.

She was born Jan. 2, 1970 in Steubenville, a daughter of mother and best friend, Janet Rensi Smith of Hopedale. Her father, Harold DeWayne Smith preceded her in death March 26, 2012. She was also preceded in death by her grandmother, Tracy Rensi.

Friends may call at Blackburn Funeral Home, Hopedale, Thursday, May 24, 2012, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at the funeral home Friday, May 25 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Ruby Foutz officiating. Burial to follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Hopedale. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Renee Smith McGill Memorial Fund to benefit a college fund for her son Michael at any U.S. Bank.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.