Ithel J. Smith

Ithel J. Smith Age 84 of Tollesboro, KY went to be with his Lord Tuesday February 14, 2012 at 1:45 pm. at Meadowview Regional Medical Center Maysville, Kentucky with his family by his side after an extended illness.

Mr. Smith was born in Lewis County, Ky. December 5, 1927 to the late Taylor and Rachael Lawhorn Smith. He work at Oval Goodwin Lumber Co. for 10 yrs. He also work at the Alexander Vault Company in Mansfield Ohio. He attended regularly the Vanceburg Church of God in Vanceburg, Ky. Mr. Smith was a veteran of the United States Army where he served his country in the Korean conflict from 1951 to 1955.

Surviving is his wife of 42 years whom he married July 5, 1969 Mary Nichols Smith.

a daughter- Rebecca (Steven) Moore of Tollesboro, Ky.

1-son- Jason (Michelle) Smith of Vanceburg, Ky.

2-step sons- Michael Scott of Germantown, Ky. Mark (Donita) Scott of Arizona.

3-step daughters- Rayna (Charlie) Clark, Sharon Scott both of Tollesboro, Ky. Karla Klover of Vanceburg, Ky.

1-brother O'Dell Smith of Wisconsin.

5-sisters- Velva (Earl) Patton, Lorene (Marlin) Caseman both of Vanceburg, KY. Nancy (Harold) Mineer of South Shore, KY. Marcella (Bob) Graffe of Florida. Icybell (Dennis) Terry of Mansfield, Ohio.

18- Grandchildren and several Great- Grandchildren also Survive.

also surviving are children from his first wife- a son- Sam Smith, & 3-daughters- Terri Smith, Darlene Smith, and Kimberly Smith.

Funeral services will be Friday at 1:00pm at the Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg, Ky. with Reverend Bruce Nelson Evans officiating. Burial will be in the Black Oak Cemetery Black Oak, Ky.

Military graveside rites will be accorded by V.F.W. Post 5438 Monte Lewis Stamm Vanceburg, Ky.

Friends may call 5-9 Thursday and from 8:00am until time of services Friday at the Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg, Ky.

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