Obituaries from July 20 Tribune 2005
Wednesday, July 20, 2005
Olena Smith Ham, 83, of Mooresville, died Thursday, July 14, 2005, at her home.
Born Oct. 17, 1921, in Concord, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Iva Thomas Smith. Mrs. Ham was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church, Mooresville.
Mrs. Ham is survived by her husband, Leonard M. Ham, Sr., whom she married Sept. 27, 1941.
Also surviving are her children, Cynthia Ham Smithdeal, Suzanne Ham Cornelius, Leonard M. Ham, Jr. and Julia Ham Perry; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Saturday, July 16, at the Cavin-Cook Funeral Home Chapel in Mooresville. Burial followed in Glenwood Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice at Lake Norman, 705 Griffith St., Suite 203, Davidson, NC 28036.