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Lola Eileen Smith-Davidson

August 24, 1929 — November 4, 2020

Lola Eileen Smith-Davidson

Lola Eileen Smith-Davidson, age 91, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at Green Hills Community in West Liberty, Ohio.

She was born in West Liberty, August 24, 1929, a daughter of the late Chester A. and Beulah Fay (Grubbs) Patrick.  She was also preceded in death by her first husband, George E. Smith in 2006; a granddaughter, Jaimi L. Smith in 2008 and her two brothers, Jim and Tom Patrick.

She is survived by her husband, Russell Davidson of West Liberty; three sons, Dan (Trina) Smith of Hilliard, Ohio, Tim (Jan) Smith of Bellefontaine and Kelly (Bobbi) Smith of South Dakota; six grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; a sister, Peg (Ed “Sonny”) Hudson of West Liberty; a former daughter-in-law, Jackie Fleming of Bellefontaine and several nieces and nephews.

After graduating high school, Eileen worked as an assembler for ITE/Bulldog/Siemens in Bellefontaine.  She was a longtime member of the St. Patrick Catholic Church in Bellefontaine as well as the Logan County Art League.  In her younger years, she was an avid bowler, loved to go camping, traveled to forty six States, enjoyed square dancing and collecting dolls.

Visitation will be held Friday, November 6, 2020 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.

Father Shawn Landenwitch will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Patrick Catholic Church in Bellefontaine.

Burial will follow the service at the church at the Fairview Cemetery in West Liberty.

Due to current pandemic orders, please be symptom-free, practice social distancing and consider wearing a mask.

The staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine is honored to serve the Smith and Davidson families.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Lola Eileen Smith-Davidson, please visit our flower store.

Past Services


Friday, November 6, 2020

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home of Bellefontaine

321 N Main St, Bellefontaine, OH 43311

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Mass of Christian Burial

Saturday, November 7, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am

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