Adia Smith: Springdale student’s sudden death

Adia Smith: Springdale student's sudden death

Kayla Spear

November 14th was a life changing day for Adia Smith and the people she knew. The young girl was at her Lakeside Junior High basketball practice when she suddenly collapsed. She was rushed to the hospital where she passed away. The cause is still unknown and no previous medical problems were reported. The school has set up grief counselors and help for those affected by Adia’s death. Adia was an eighth grader who was on the basketball and volleyball team at her school. Her schoolmates and teachers noted her bubbly personality and uplifting spirits. Adia’s funeral will be November 21 at 11:00AM at Christian Life Cathedral.

The link to donate to her family is below