George A. Smith & Sons Funeral Home

2812 North Highland, Jackson, TN


Elnora “Noa” Smith

October 22, 1953June 12, 2020

Elnora “Noa” Smith age 66 of Dyersburg, passed away on June 12, 2020 in Dyersburg.

Elnora was born on October 22nd, 1953 in East St. Louis, Illinois to the late George Albert Smith, Sr. and Fannie Eliza Smith. She graduated from Lincoln High School in East St. Louis. She died a servant of Jehovah on Friday, June 12th, 2020 at Harborview Health Systems in Dyersburg, Tennessee. Elnora loved to shop and dress up. She also loved music, travel, the ministry work and reading.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She leaves to cherish her memory, two sisters, Levora Taylor of Glen Carbon, Illinois and LaRhonda Smith of Peoria, Illinois; seven brothers, George A. Smith, Jr. of Peoria, Illinois, Bernard Smith of Fairview Heights, Illinois, Baldwin Smith of Leesburg, Virginia, Carlos (Kathy) Smith of Suffolk, Virginia, Charles (Valerie) Smith of Houston, Texas, Kelvin Smith of Greeley, Colorado, and Dana (Demetra) Smith of Southaven, Mississippi. Also left to cherish her memory are 12 nieces, 6 nephews and a host of cousins, in-laws, other relatives and spiritual brothers and sisters who will cherish their memories of Elnora.

Elnora believed the promise at Revelation 21:4: “And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.”

Acknowledgements: The Smith family would like to express our sincere and deepest appreciation for the comforting calls, cards, texts and prayers that have lifted our spirits and have been a true reflection of honor and praise to our God Jehovah, who is described as the God of all comfort.

We would also like to say a very special thank you to Nurse Johnna of Harborview Health Systems of Dyersburg who cared for Elnora like family for the past 4 ½ years. Thank you.

Memorial services for Elnora were held on Saturday, June 20, 2020 with Bro. George Johnson officiating.


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Elnora “Noa” Smith

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LaRhonda Smith

June 25, 2020

I remember looking up to my big sister Elnora when I was a young girl. Elnora loved to dress up and look pretty. I Learned this from her. I always loved the pretty clothing that she wore all the time. By seeing Elnora dressed up all the time made me dress myself up to.