Obituaries

Obituaries

Edna E. Smith 1927 - 2007 Lawrence

Services for Edna E. Smith, 79, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church in Jennings. Burial will follow in Jennings Cemetery.Mrs. Smith died Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 11, 1927, in Decatur County, the daughter of Edgar and Ruth Keenan Smith. She was a Lawrence resident for more than 30 years.Mrs. Smith worked as a bank officer for many years before she retired. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.She married Ray J. Smith on July 3, 1955, in Jennings. He died Feb. 25, 1995. Survivors include a son, Craig, Lawrence; a brother, Lloyd Keenan, Oberlin; and a grandson, Chad.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Smith.