Pauline "Polly" Elizabeth Smith Williford, age 96, born July 1, 1922, passed away December 26, 2018.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Josephus and Elizabeth Burbage Smith, her husband of 54 years, Elmo, her son, Dennis, eleven brothers and sisters and many nieces and nephews.
She is survived by her sons, Ellis (Kathy) and Jeffrey; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Services were held Friday, December 28, 2018 at Johnson Funeral Home. Burial was on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Elm City.
Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to Temperance Hall United Methodist Church, 3237 Temperance Hall Road, Elm City, NC 27822.