LIMA — Lillie Smith is celebrating her 90th birthday with a dinner at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at Golden Corral. A card shower would be appreciated at 1225 E. Market St., Lima OH 45804.
She was born Nov. 14, 1928, in Jackson, Kentucky, to Liberty and Elnora Vires. On April 7, 1984, she married Art Smith. Husband Grady Brown is deceased.
She has three children, Carol Smith, of Lima, Lawrence (Kim) Brown, of Lima, and Lois (Andy) Vasquez, of Lima. A son, Robert (Donna) Brown, is deceased. She has 15 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, 24 great-great-grandchildren and a great-great-great-grandchild. A grandchild and four great-great-grandchildren are deceased.
She worked at several places including Artex, Freckers, Empire Linen, the Huddle restaurant and CSS Publishing. She enjoys singing, going to church and spending time with family and friends.