ELLA MAE SMITH
BARTOW - Ella Mae Smith Carter, age 88, died of heart failure August 9, 2014, in Bartow.
Born in Montezuma, GA, on November 22, 1925, she came to Bartow from Georgia, 79 years ago. She was a restaurant owner and a member of St. James A.M.E. Church, Bartow.
Mrs. Carter is survived by her 2 daughters Delorise Northern, Alethia (Cecil) Dexter, both of Bartow; 2 sons, Salathielel (Tara) Carter, Bartow, Kajuan Allen, Huntsville, AL; 1 sister Darnetha White, Bartow; 25 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren & 9 great great grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at St. James AME Church, Bartow. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Williams Funeral Home, Bartow.
Williams Funeral Home
760 South 5th Avenue
Bartow, FL 33830
Published in Ledger from Aug. 14 to Aug. 15, 2014