Elva Emma Reed
- Born: 9 Nov 1915, Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri
- Marriage: Samuel Earl Smith on 4 Feb 1935 in Saline County Marshall Mo
- Died: 26 Apr 1994, St Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, MO at age 78
- Buried: Crown Hill Cemetery, Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri
In 1973 Elva Reed lived at 6901 E 68th Terrace Kansas City Mo. She was employed by Avon Products Inc as a packer. She also worked for the District Clerks Office Wichita Ks.
Her body was cremated.
Elva married Samuel Earl Smith, son of Clarence Walter Smith and Mary Etta Burks, on 4 Feb 1935 in Saline County Marshall Mo. The marriage ended in divorce on 6 May 1950. (Samuel Earl Smith was born on 25 Feb 1915 in Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri.)
Samuel Smith and Elva Reed were married and divorced twice.
They married in Feb 4, 1935 and divorced in May 6, 1950 then remarried on June 30, 1951 in Sedalia Mo then divorced in Aug 13, 1957 in Wichita Ks.
The reason for the first divorce was Samuel Smith had a affair with Ora Halfacres by which a child was born on 8-10-1950. He did marry Ora Halfacres for a short time to give the child his name and then divorced her mother.