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“Ella Mae Smith was truly a special person. I was blessed to call her my friend. Her smile and sweet spirit always brightened my day. We stayed in...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Cheryl Will - Tucson, AZ

“We wrote to each other a lot. She always spoke of how proud she was of her sister playing piano at churches.)6xsepq ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Flora Hollis cotrone - Dayton, OH

“This fun, sweet woman was one of my babysitters, growing up on the Vennard campus. Always, always a smile for everyone. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Sandy Harris

“Ella Mae Smith was one of the many precious people I had the privilege of knowing while I was a student at Vennard College. With my remaining in...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Valerie ("Vickie") Hall - IA

“It was a privilege to know Miss Smith. She was a blessing to students and staff. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Vicki Harper drude - Madison, AL

“It was a great blessing and personal joy to serve at Vennard College alongside Miss Ella Mae Smith. We shared on the Executive Committee for the...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Robert Morris - Granger, IN

“Sweetest woman. I used to live by Vennard and also attended and got my AA in 1975. She was such a blessing to everyone she met! ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Nancy DeVore - Oskaloosa, IA

Ella Mae Smith, 87, of Port Huron, died Friday, May 19, 2017.

She was born July 8, 1929 in Imlay City to the late William and Ellen Smith.

Ella was a secretary at Vennard College in Iowa for over 30 years. She volunteered at Port Hospital and was a member of the Salvation Army Golden Agers and Washington Avenue United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Orville (Loraine) Smith; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by seven brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, 2017 in Pollock-Randall Funeral Home with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. Pastor Penny Nunn will officiate. Burial will be in Imlay Township Cemetery.

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