Elijah Smith, Sr.

May 2, 2013 

Elijah Smith, Sr., of 210 Gatewood Dr., Garner, departed this life on Sunday, April 28, 2013. Funeral Service: 12:00 PM, Friday, May 3, 2013, Lea Funeral Home. Visitation: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM, prior to the service. Interment: Carolina Biblical Gardens, 1530 Creech Rd., Garner.

Survivors: Daughters: Rosa Burwell of Butner and Ramona Leach of Garner. Son: Wayne Smith of Holly Springs. Sisters: Inez Allen, Minnie Humphrey, Bertha McAllister and Lula Williams, all of Tar Heel, NC. Nine Grandchildren and Sixteen Great-Grandchildren. God-children: Anneke and Henry Hansley of Butner.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.leafuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Lea Funeral Home, (919) 231-1000, www.leafuneralhome.com.

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