Elaine Smith, 93, of Ocala, FL passed away on Saturday, November 19, 2022. She was born on September 18, 1929, in Alleghany Co., NC to the late Richard Alonzo “Lon” Williams and Ida Cecil Lowe Williams. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of sixty-six years, Bruce Jefferson Smith; son, Lonnie Leon Smith; sister, Reba Padgett; and daughter-in-law, Charlene Smith.
Mrs. Smith was a member of Chatmoss Baptist Church and worked at Bassett Walker and JC Huddle Furniture. She loved quilting, bowling, sewing, and making ceramics.
She is survived by her children, Earl Dean Smith of Martinsville, VA; Hilda Hollandsworth (David) Ocala, FL and Jay Smith of Fieldale, VA; sister, Gladys Williams of Galax, VA; brother, Dan Williams of Galax, VA; grandchildren, Amy Watkins, Danielle Penn, Brittany Smith, Whittney Reid, and Lindsay Brooke Hollandsworth; and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, November 25, 2022, at Norris Funeral Services. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 26, 2022, at Norris Funeral Services with Pastor Rodney Houston officiating. Burial will follow the service at Smith Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Chatmoss Baptist Church, 400 Chatmoss Court, Martinsville, VA 24112.
Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville, VA is serving the Smith family. Online condolences may be made at norrisfuneral.com.
Leave a Reply