Velva Louise Smith

Velva Louise Smith (Townsend) May 31, 2021

Glen Rose TX, Louise Smith, age 76, passed away May 31, 2021, at the Glen Rose Nursing and Memory Care Unit in Glen Rose Texas.

Louise was born November 13, 1945 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, daughter to the late Harold Townsend and Lessie Taylor Townsend. Louise grew up in Coatesville and Honey Brook Pennsylvania, she graduated from Twin Valley High School. Louise would go on to obtain her Nursing License (LVN) from Grayson County College in 1985, in Denison Texas. Louise went to work at Wilson N Jones Hospital and continued her career in the medical field with positions such as Cardiac Care, Oncology, Wound Care, Home Health and Travel Nursing. Louise retired from Nursing after 25 years.

Louise is survived by her son Calvin Miller and his wife Samantha, her son David Smith, her step-daughters Tracy Miller, Shelly Seaberger and Tammy Glick, nephew Michael Townsend, her granddaughter Catherine McElhinney her husband Jordan, their children Jaina and Nora McLellan, Haylie, Trinity and Grayslyn McElhinney, granddaughter Tiffany Mendenhall and her daughter Isabella, granddaughter Lauren Noel, granddaughter Brianna Noel, grandson Jonathan Noel and grandson Lawrence Mattson and his wife Samantha and their children, Sarah and McKenzie. Adopted granddaughter Jillian Mohoski.

Louise is preceded in death by her Father Harold Townsend, her Mother Lessie Taylor Townsend, her brother Edward Mize, Joann Mize and David Townsend.

A Graveside service will be held on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 11 AM from the Honey Brook Methodist Cemetery located at Water and Walnut Street in Honey Brook, Pa. A calling hour will be held on Thursday, June 10, 2021 from 6 to 7 PM at The Labs Funeral Home, Inc., 141 Pequea Ave., Honey Brook Pa.

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I will miss Louise and sad to hear of her passing. I wish the family peace and comfort at this time.

~ Victoria Kelley
6/8/2021 9:21:38 PM

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