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Obituary of ELMA L. SMITH
Elma L. Smith, 91, or El Dorado died Monday morning, May 1, 2000 at Lakepoint Nursing Center. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 5, 2000 at Sunset Lawns Cemetery. Dr. Dennis Kuder will officiate.

Elma was born April 17, 1908 in Douglass to William L. and Eva (Coburn) Blair. She attended schools in El Dorado and graduated from El Dorado High School in 1926. She was united in marriage to J. Dorr Smith on June 4, 1938 in El Dorado. He preceded her in death on Feb. 8, 1990. 

She worked many years as a social worker for Butler County. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in El Dorado and a former member of the El Dorado Country Club.

She is survived by: nephew, Ralph W. McCann of St. Peters, Mo.; grandniece, Colleen Vanderbilt of Flower Mound, Texas; and grandnephew, Donald Ray McCann of Shawnee. She was preceded in death by her parents, and sister, Sara McCann.

A memorial has been established with the First United Methodist Church. Contributions may be sent in care of Kirby-Morris Funeral Home.

Transcribed and Contributed by Jan Reading

Last Updated:  Sunday, November 06, 2005 16:18:01

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