Eloise "Ellie" Smith

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Eloise Marie "Ellie" Smith, 87, of Oakland, Ark., passed away Monday, February 10, 2014. Ellie was born September 16, 1926 in White Oak, Mo. to the late Caryl Leroy and Pauline (Williams) Winn.

Ellie was an Avon representative for 50 years.

She is survived by a son, Doyle Allen Smith of Gurdon, Ark.; two daughters, Carol Rhea Bontz of Vandalia, Mo. and Sandy Lee Lemmons of Oakland, Ark.; a sister, Martha Sue Weese of West Palm Beach, Fla.; 10 grandchildren and 20 great- grandchildren including one on the way.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Doyle Smith; her parents; a sister, Carol Ann Winn and one grandson.

Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 in McNabb Funeral Home Chapel at Pocahontas.

Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. with Gerald Fears officiating. Burial will be in the Masonic Cemetery.

McNabb Funeral Home of Pocahontas was in charge of the arrangements.