Several times each year Ellen Smith Elementary teachers get a special visitor...and a special blessing. Mr. John Lea is "88 years young" and is an alumni of Ellen Smith himself. Lea is also a WWII Vet. He lives alone here in Conway with his dog Pixie. Ellen Smith Principal DeLanna Lacy says they like to come to visit the school to spread kindness and respect throughout the year. He visits and shares stories with the teachers. Her staff have come to love Mr. Lea as part of the Ellen Smith family!
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