Obit: Ellen Smith

Obit: Ellen Smith

October 3rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Alabama

BRIDGEPORT Ellen Virginia Johnson Smith, 80, died Monday, Oct. 2, 2013, at her home.Ellen had worked over 25 years at South Pittsburg Knitting Mill.Ellen was the daughter of the late James L. and Martha Coffelt Johnson born July 29, 1933 in Tennessee.Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin "Sleepy" Smith; siblings, Elsie Hall Wynn, Samuel Newton Johnson and James Charles Johnson.Survivors include her daughter, Dinah (Jerome) Smith Moore; grandson, Justin Moore; siblings, Shirley (Grace) Johnson, of New Hope, Tenn., Maggie Hall and Lana Kay Johnson, both of South Pittsburg, Tenn., Geraldine Blevins of New Hope, Tenn.; nieces, nephews and other relatives.Visitation will be 2-9 p.m. CDT today at Rudder Funeral Home in Bridgeport, Ala.The funeral service will be 2 p.m. CDT Friday, Oct. 4, at the funeral home chapel officiated by Brother Ronnie Case and Brother Neil Smith.Interment will be in Mount Carmel Cemetery. www.rudderfuneralhomes.com.