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Baldwin-Fairchild Ivanhoe Funeral Home

1150 South Orlando Avenue, Winter Park, FL

OBITUARY

Elaine Marie Smith

April 2, 1930May 23, 2019

Elaine Marie Smith, 89, passed away peacefully on May 23, 2019. She was born on April 2, 1930 in Jackson, Michigan to the late James Wallace and Ethel Marie Butcher.

Elaine was blessed to find her soul mate and best friend, Jack, early in life. They would go on to raise two daughters and make a lifetime of memories together. In 1959 Elaine and Jack moved to Orlando, she spent her entire 30 year career working as a bookkeeper in the citrus industry. She was an avid reader and quite the bowler. Later in life she and Jack would travel around participating in various bowling tournaments.

Elaine is predeceased by her husband, Jack and brothers, Lewis and Adelbert Butcher.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Kathy Starr and husband David, Sharon Gorman; grandchildren, Max Cochran, Susan Johnson and husband Darren, Clayton Carnes and wife Gabriella; great grandchildren Lance, Luke and Levi Johnson and Joaquin and Francisco Carnes as well as numerous extended family members and friends.

Graveside Service will be held Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Glen Haven Memorial Park at 10:00 A.M.

A Celebration of Elaine's Life including a light lunch will be held at Historic Dubsdread Country Club in the Fairview Room immediately following the Service.

Flower Arrangements may be sent to Baldwin Fairchild Funeral Home, 1413 S Semoran Blvd. Orlando, Florida 32807.

Services

  • Graveside Service Saturday, June 1, 2019

Memories

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Cathy Straub

May 30, 2019

Both Jack and Elaine always welcomed me like family. I called them Mom and Dad for the 30 plus years I knew them. Mom and I shared a birthday and she shared her home with me whenever I visited Sharon over the years. We laughed and complained at the TV and the last time I saw her she hugged me and told me to come back anytime! She was a great lady and will be missed by many! RIP mom, Love, Cathy

Joanne Hedum

May 29, 2019

Elaine was one of my bowling partners and we shared many good times. When GOD puts the bowling team together
HE will call on Elaine. She was a good friend and I will miss her. Joanne

Mack and Dorothy Palmer

May 29, 2019

We bowled with Elaine for several years and missed her after she moved to south Florida in order to be closer to family.

Our thoughts and prayers are with her daughters and their families at this time.

Mack and Dorothy Palmer

Charles Carnes

May 29, 2019

I will miss Elaine. She was a hard worker, I'll miss our conversations, I surely appreciate knowing her for so many years. I know she was proud of her family and loved them all dearly. I'm sure her and Jack are putting together the bowling team, up in heaven. My condolences to all family members. Rest in Peace. Elaine Marie Smith

Sharon Gorman

May 28, 2019

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY