DeeAnn Carmen Schmidt

DeeAnn Carmen Schmidt. Courtesy photo

DeeAnn Carmen Schmidt, age 76, of Clarksville, Tennessee, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, at her residence.

DeeAnn was born Aug. 23, 1943, in Britton, South Dakota, to the late Elmer Carson and Muriel Bergh Carson. She grew up in South Dakota and moved to Tennessee in 2018 from California.

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

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

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, Tennessee; one brother, Lyndon (Dottie) Carson of Wyoming; 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.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by one brother, Dennis Carson; and one sister, Debra Carson Johnson.

Arrangements are entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; contact (931) 645-6488. Online condolences may be made at