Patricia Ann Smith, age 69, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at 2:45 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, LA. A resident and native of Baton Rouge. She was retired from the Louisiana Attorney General Office. Visiting at Ascension Funeral Home, 426 W. New River St., Gonzales, LA on Friday, November 20, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Graveside service conducted by Father Jerry Martin, at 11:30 a.m. at Hope Haven Garden of Memory in Prairieville, LA. She is survived by her daughter, Stephanie Lynn Dugas and husband, John; son, Paul Liotto and wife, Jamie; grandchildren, Tedd Dugas, Audrey Montgomery and husband, Stephen, Evan Dugas, Brennan Dugas, Kaylan Dietrich and husband, Brett, Maranda Liotto, and Berkley Liotto; and great grandchildren, Max, Chloe, and Ellie Dietrich. Preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Elaine Harelson; and brother, Stephen Harelson. Please visit the online guestbook at www.ascensionfuneral.com.