Edith Louise <I>Smith</I> Greenall

Edith Louise Smith Greenall

Birth
Marlin, Falls County, Texas, USA
Death 18 Aug 2020 (aged 92)
Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 214692678 · View Source
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Edith Louise Greenall, passed away Tuesday on August 18, 2020.

Born on November 27, 1927 in Marlin, Texas, Edith was the daughter of Thomas Henry Smith and Bessie Gertrude Smith. She graduated from Riesel High School in 1945. Edith then went on to work at Wm. Cameron & Co. in Waco. After meeting James (Jim) Greenall on a blind date, they went on to marry on July 9, 1949. They traveled the world during his U.S. Army career and had two daughters along the way. In 1964 Edith returned to work for Wm. Cameron/Certain Teed Products. In 1979 she and Jim moved to Arlington and transferred into the Fort Worth Branch of Wm. Cameron/Certain Teed Products, where she worked until she retired in 1982.
Her ministry was cooking and serving in the Lamar Baptist Church kitchen for the Wednesday night meal. Edith's hobbies included baking cookies, pies and making chocolate candy for numerous friends and family and eating all types of chocolate!
She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, James Greenall; her parents, Tom and Bessie Smith; her siblings, George, Wesley, Monroe, Attress, and Hattie Mae; and grandson, James Corey Walker.
Survivors: Edith is survived by daughters, Judy Hamilton (Dan), and Jane Madaris (Ed); grandchildren, Scott Hamilton (Julie), Valecia Walker and Nicholas Hamilton (Sarah); great-grandchildren, Alexander and McKinley Hamilton, and Bella Burkett; sister, Pat Bost; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends at Brookdale Pecan Park, especially Virginia Fox and the aides that cared for her over the last four years.
Mask and social distancing will be enforced at the service.
Memorials may be made to Lamar Baptist Church - Music Ministry.


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  • Created by: David McClellan
  • Added: 22 Aug 2020
  • Find a Grave Memorial 214692678
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edith Louise Smith Greenall (27 Nov 1927–18 Aug 2020), Find a Grave Memorial no. 214692678, citing Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by David McClellan (contributor 47460918) .