Obits

Mrs. Ventellie Corbitt

Sunday, Apr 23,2017

Edna Corbitt

Mrs. Ventellie Corbitt, age 93, a resident of Elba, Ala., died Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at the Elba Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Graveside services were held April 21, 2017 at the Whitewater Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Richard Collier and Chaplain Adam Habbard officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Hayes Funeral Home. Those wishing to make memorials are asked to do so to a charity of choice.

Mrs. Corbitt was preceded in death by her husband – John Curtis, father – Henry Waterson Smith, mother – Fannie Lou Parrish Smith, brothers – Prescott, Curtis, Nelma and Hugo Smith and two sisters – Montine Padgett And Bessie Ward and numerous nieces and nephews.

Survivors include a special niece: Linda (James) Blair, Elba; stepdaughters: Myrtis Moore  and Kathy Jean Layfield, both of Newnan, Ga.; step grandson: Gary Lawson Moore, Newnan; two brothers: Arthur D. Smith, Elba, and Walter L. Smith, Bay Minette, Ala.