Emma L. Smith, age 91 of Painesville, died on September 11, 2017 at her home. She was born on October 29, 1925 in Louisville, Mississippi.
Emma was a member of New Home Baptist Church and she loved to invite people to attend church. She enjoyed gardening and playing cards.
Survivors are her husband, Coliey Smith; daughters, Laura Planche and Lavorn McQueen; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, and extended family.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Nathan and Laura Triplett; and sisters, Liz Williams, and Grace Ackenburger.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 11:00AM with visitation from 10:00AM until the service at New Hope Baptist Church, 428 West Jackson St., Painesville, Ohio 44077.