Elsie DORIS Smith, a member of Walpole Island First Nation, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Friday, December 13, 2019 at the age of 89.
Doris is the daughter of the late Dora (Johnson) and Adam Blackbird. Beloved wife of the late Earl ‘Smitty’ Smith Sr.. Loving mother of Earl Jr. (Vicky), Ken, Curtis (Vera), Carl (Kathy), Susan and Ellery (Karen). Dear grandmother of 19 grandchildren and many great and great great grandchildren. Sister of Ella Cunningham and the late Gladys Williams, Rena Green, Martin Blackbird and Eleanor Blackbird. She will be missed by She will be missed by her dear friend Jenny, her many close friends, and her many nieces & nephews.
The family will receive relatives and friends at the Walpole Island Sports Complex on Saturday and Sunday evenings. The funeral will be held at the Sports Complex on Monday, December 16 at 11 AM. Interment to follow at Highbanks Cemetery. HAYCOCK-CAVANAGH FUNERAL HOME, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Online tributes may be left at www.CavanaghFuneralHome.ca