Obituary of Mattie Elizabeth Smith
LAKELAND – Mattie Elizabeth Smith, age 83, passed away on April 6, 2019 at her residence in Lakeland. She was born on July 13, 1935 to Samuel & Luella Kelley in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. Mattie was a 79 year resident of Polk County. She was a homemaker, 40 year member of Trinity Life Church of God in Lakeland, also enjoyed sewing & camping. Mattie is preceded in death by; her Parents, Brother: Marshall Kelley, Sister: Clair Roberts. She is survived by; Husband of 50 years: Elbert Smith, Daughter: Debbie (Timothy) Driggers of Winter Haven, Son: Sydney (Patricia) Smith of Ruskin, FL, Brother: Carl (Loretha) Kelley of Auburndale, Grandchildren: Ashley (Chad) Jones of Winter Haven, Tiffany (Sean) McLauren of Atlanta & Adam Driggers of Tampa and 5 Great-Grandchildren. A visitation will be held for Mattie at Kersey Funeral Home on Thursday, April 11, 2019, 9:00am-10:00am. Funeral Service will start at 10:00am. Interment will be at Auburndale Memorial Park.