Emma Lou Smith Hartage

October 2019

The funeral service for Mrs. Emma Hartage will be conducted Thursday October 3, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of West’s Mortuary, 731 N Lee Street, Americus, GA with Rev. George F. Monts officiating. Interment will follow in the Eastview Cemetery on Ashby Street, Americus, GA.

Emma Lou Smith Hartage was born on June 13, 1938 in Pelham, Georgia to the late Ms. Argentine Smith. She was married to the love of her life Aldine Hartage for over 45 years. She was employed at Manhattan Shirt Factory for several years. Mrs. Hartage passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at the Phoebe-Sumter Medical Center.

She leaves to cherish her memories, one daughter, Tamika Hartage; five grandchildren: Marvin Tyrell Johnson, Jr., A’Casia LaShae Hartage, Makayla Sharie Hartage, Tayden Lamrie Hartage and Haley Quentavia Hartage; six half-sisters: Phyllis Mercer, Rosazan Marshall, Jennie Scott, Lisa Fisher, Theresa Smith and Michelle Hart; one sister-in-law, Ruby Lean Hodges, Americus, GA; one devoted neighbor Earnest Berdia White and a host of nieces, nephews, cousin and friends.