ELIDA — Rolland Paul Smith is celebrating his 95th birthday with an immediate family get together. A card shower would be appreciated at 2850 Hadsell Road, Lima, OH 45801.
He was born Aug. 28, 1921, in Lima to Walter and Iva Smith. On May 15, 1947, he married Florence Music, who died Aug. 20, 2013.
He has two children, Walter J. (Jane) Smith and William E. Smith, both of Lima. A daughter, Nancy Jolly, is deceased. He has three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
He is retired from Ex-Cello Corp., Lima. He worked as a machinist. He loves to fish. He is a member of Faith Baptist Church, Elida.