Visitation Information:

April 5th, 2021 at 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Service Information:

April 6th, 2021 at 03:30 PM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Mrs. Patricia Elaine Smith, 76

                Mrs. Patricia Elaine Smith, age 76 of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

                Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 3:30pm in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with Reverend Anthony Cook officiating. Interment will follow in Whitehall Baptist Church. The family will receive friends on Monday, April 5, 2021 from 6:00-8:00pm at the funeral home.

                Mrs. Smith was born June 25, 1944 in Gainesville, Georgia to J.D. Griffin and Annie Lee Cagle. She was loved by all and was a member of Whitehall Baptist Church. Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James Jackson Smith; son, Jeffrey Todd Smith; brother, Gary Allen Griffin.

                Mrs. Smith is survived by her son, Tracy Alan Smith of Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Jeff Purcell of Flowery Branch; brothers, Wayne Griffin of Lula, Charles Griffin of Homer, Larry Griffin of Lula, Kevin Griffin of Homer; sisters, Dianne Hawkins of Gillsville, Wanda Brown of Gainesville, Judi Pittman of Lula; grandchildren, Kasey Smith, Cody Reed, Ashleigh Spruill, Cameron Purcell; great-grandchildren, Kyree, Kylan, Levi, Jachai, Jacoby and Bryleigh and a very special niece, Ginger Daniel.

                In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center Ways to Give | Northeast Georgia Health System (

Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences 7
JO ANN MARTIN 2021-04-02 17:36:33
My love and sympathy to all the family, Elaine was a dear person always so happy to see me when we would meet up. I will not be able to come because of my health but would sure like to. My love to all.
Elaine Smith 2021-04-02 20:32:25
I love and miss you so much Auntie Lane.They sure broke the mild when they made you...cuz you were perfect in every way!
Jackie Lpwe 2021-04-02 22:31:15
I’m so sorry for your loss Lisa. I know how much you love your mother. Your love, kindness and dedication to her has always been your priority. You and yours are in my prayers. Love you lady, Jackie Lowe
Shirley M.Jordan 2021-04-03 00:06:03
So very sorry. Sincere condolences.
Crystal (Coley) Cordova 2021-04-03 16:12:02
I’m so sorry to hear about the family’s loss. I love you all. Sending love and prayers from myself and my mom Vangie Coley (Richard Coley’s wife).
Edward Mcginley 2021-04-05 15:04:44
Nonnie you were a very special woman who i loved very much and i will miss you dearly now you can fly with the Angel's and be with all your loved ones rest in peace nonnie and tell everyone i said hi and that i love them
Linda Edmonds 2021-04-05 16:50:26
So sorry about Elaine. My sincere condolences to the whole family.
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