DeeAnn Carmen Schmidt, age 76, of Clarksville, TN, passed away on Monday, December 2, 2019, at her residence.

In keeping with her wishes, no public service is planned. Interment will be at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, in Nashville.

DeeAnn was born August 23, 1943, in Britton, SD, to the late Elmer Carson and Muriel Bergh Carson.

She was a devoted mother and grandmother. She loved her gardening and roses.

DeeAnn is survived by her husband, Raymond Schmidt; son, Christopher (Carrie) Schmidt of California; two daughters, Wendi (Eric) Hashimoto of California and Jill (James) Dockins of Clarksville; one brother, Lyndon (Dottie) Carson of Wyoming; and four sisters, Janice Smith of Minnesota, Karen (Dennis) Hermansen of Wisconsin, Karol Plouffe of California, and Cheryl (Don) Wiseman of Minnesota; and four grandchildren, Cara Dockins, Quinn Dockins, Ella Schmidt, and Sarah Schmidt.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Dennis Carson; and one sister, Debra Carson Johnson.

Arrangements are entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, Clarksville, TN. Online condolences may be made at

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