top banner

Obituary Listings

Lela Christine Smith

June 28, 1928 November 6, 2018
Lela Christine Smith
There are condolences waiting approval on Lela's Tribute wall
Obituary for Lela Christine Smith

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, Lela Christine Smith went to be with her Lord and Savior. She was born on June 28, 1928, in Bogalusa, Louisiana to Hosea Josiah Bass and Lelia Boyette Bass. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bill W. Smith; sister, Zula LeBlanc and husband Rufus; brothers, H.D. Bass and wife Myrt, Raymond Bass and wife Velta; and best friend, Betty Bruce.

Lela was a devoted mother and is survived by her sons, Darrell Smith, wife Paula, and Richard Smith, wife Kathy. Her five grandchildren were her pride and joy: Robbie Richers, Paulette Erikson and husband Paul, Stephanie Taylor and husband Mark, Justin Smith and Lance Smith. She was also blessed with six great-grandkids: Josh and Jace Richers, Cody and Caitlin Erikson, and Avery and Colton Taylor. She also had several nieces, nephews and sweet friends.

Lela served at the First Baptist Church of Sweeny where she was proud to be a member. She retired from the City of Sweeny where she was City Clerk for many years. Lela’s favorite pastime was camping with friends.

Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the First Baptist Church in Sweeny. Rev. John Price will be officiating the service. Visitation will be 1:00 pm until the service in the Sanctuary. Pallbearers are Josh Richers, Jace Richers, Cody Erikson, Justin Smith, Lance Smith and Mark Taylor.


Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

8

Nov

1:00 PM 11/8/2018 1:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 11/8/2018 2:00:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Sweeny

402 N. Main St.
Sweeny, Texas 77480

First Baptist Church of Sweeny
402 N. Main St. Sweeny 77480 Texas
United States

Service

Thursday

8

Nov

2:00 PM 11/8/2018 2:00:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Sweeny

402 N. Main St.
Sweeny, Texas 77480

First Baptist Church of Sweeny
402 N. Main St. Sweeny 77480 Texas
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Sweeny Cemetery Final Resting Place

Sweeny, Texas 77480

Sweeny 77480 Texas
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...