Viola Johnson Smith was born December 15, 1912/ She departed this life on December 1, 2016. She joined the Church at an early age and served until her health failed. She was joined in Holy Matrimony to Jim Smith, who preceded her in death. She was affectionately called “Ov” by everyone that loved and knew her. She as also a lover of all animals. A mother to many, but none biological. She leaves to cherish her memories two adopted sons, Charles J. Smith and Emory Smith; granddaughter Nicole Smith; and a host of family and friends.