Elbert Webster "E.W." Smith, 83, of Browns Summit, passed away Monday, July 1, 2019 at Hospice of Rockingham County in Reidsville. Elbert was born in Caswell County to Walter and Minnie Webster Smith, both deceased. He was a retired Baptist pastor and funeral director.
Elbert is survived by his children: Charles Smith (Lori), Jerry M. Smith (Virginia), and Donna L. Smith all of Browns Summit. R. Mark Smith (Nathalie) of Richmond, VA.
He is also survived by, Marie McCullock Rook, twelve Grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his sisters: Melba Mae Smith Satterfield,
Ada Annette Rudd, Clarice Elaine Smith. Brothers: Elton Warren Smith, John Walter Smith, David Junior Smith, and Bobby Lee Smith.
A funeral service is planned for Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 10:30 AM at Mt. Zion Christian Church in Mebane. Officiating will be Rev. Rick Webster. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church from 10:00 AM until 10:30 prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice of Rockingham County, 2150 NC 65, Reidsville, NC 278320.
McClure Funeral Home in Mebane is serving the Smith family.
Online condolences may be sent at www.mcclurefuneralservice.net