The staff of V.O.C.A.L. sends our heartfelt condolences to our director Janette Grantham on the passing of her beloved mother, Dorothy Lucille Smith.
Obituary for Dorothy Lucille "Mama Dot" Smith
Dorothy Lucille " Mama Dot" Smith 92 of Elba, AL departed this life Friday, April 22, 2016 at her home surrounded by her loving family in Elba, Alabama. Funeral services will be held from Elba United Methodist Church on Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 2:30 PM with Rev. Michael Lawler and Rev. Stanley Carter officiating. Committal services will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be at Elba United Methodist Church on Sunday, April 24, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM. The Smith family is accepting flowers or contributions may be made to Elba United Methodist Church 503 Davis Street W. Elba, AL 36323. They would also like to thank the many friends and caregivers who have supported them through this journey including Gentiva Hospice.
Survivors include: Son - Fred Smith, Jr., Elba, AL, Daughter-in-law - Kathy Smith, Elba, AL, Son - David Smith, Helena, AL, Daughter-in-law - Cindy Smith, Helena, AL, Sister - Barbara Hudson, Elba, AL, Sister – Janette Grantham, Elmore, AL, Brother-in-law - Bobby Hudson, Elba, AL, Granddaughter - Stephanie (Ronnie) Steadham, Greenville, AL, Granddaughter - Jennifer K Clark, Enterprise, AL, Granddaughter - Tonia (Gary) Russell, Cataula, GA, Granddaughter - Dr. Ashley Smith, Homewood, AL, Great Granddaughter - Holland Steadham, Greenville, AL, Great Granddaughter - Caroline Russell, Cataula, GA, Sister-in-law - Myrtle R. Smith, Dothan, AL, Special Nephew - Kenneth Grantham, Elba, AL, Special Caregiver - Pam R. Berry, Elba, AL. Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years Fred Smith, Sr., Father - R C Grantham, Mother - Ozetta Rose Grantham, Son - Farrell Smith, Grandson - David Brandon Smith, Brother - Charles "Bunk" Grantham, and Brother – Sheriff C F “Neil” Grantham, and Brother - Elwood Grantham. Hayes Funeral Home of Elba, Alabama is serving the Smith family.