Mrs. Mary Elaine Lachney Smith, age 73, of Pineville, Louisiana, entered eternal rest on Monday, October 21, 2019 in her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
Funeral services for Mrs. Smith will be held on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 10:30am in the Chapel of Gallagher Funeral Home in Ball, Louisiana. Burial will follow the service at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Gallagher Funeral Home. Friends may visit on Tuesday at Gallagher Funeral Home from 5:00pm until 8:00pm.
Mrs. Smith was a loving sister and aunt that anyone would love to have. She was always helping and generous to anyone in need. Mrs. Smith enjoyed horse riding and camping in her younger years. She will forever be missed by those that loved and knew her.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Danny Ross Smith; parents, Herman and Gertie Lachney; sisters, Mary Marie Smith and Frances Drena Sayer.
Those left to cherish her memory include her brothers, Joseph Lachney (Rita) of Pineville and John Lachney of Pineville; and numerous nephews and nieces.
Pallbearers honored to serve Joshua Sayer, Joey Lachney, Troy "Cookie'' Sayer, Neil Sayer, Eddie Banks, Nathan Russell.