- July 29, 1946 - September 25, 2012
- Calvert City, Kentucky
of Judy's Passing
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“There are no words to convey our sorrow at the passing of Judy. She was always smiling, always cheerful, and so kind to everyone. We always said she...Read More »
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“David, thinking of you and your family in the loss of your mom. Etta Faye Farmer Sharpe, Ky.
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4 of 13 | Posted by: Emma Lou Wells - Reidland, KY
“I had Mrs.Smith for a teacher in middle school... Couldn't have asked for a more kind woman. I had run into her many times as an adult, and never...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Kimmy S. - Calvert City, KY
“Dear Don and Sammy,
I am so very sorry to hear off the loss of Judy. I watched the video and was struck by that big, always present, smile. I couldn...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Gid Pool - North Port, FL
“She fought a good fight and has now finished the course. Our deepest sympathy to David, Julie , Davey & their families.
7 of 13 | Posted by: Jerry & Paula Bell - Benton, KY
“Heaven is a brighter place with your sweet presence. We will meet again to rejoice forever. May God bless your wonderful family with fond memories....Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: LaDonne Walker - Frisco, TX
“I met Judy in 3rd grade and remained friends since. Even though we were separated by distance, we kept in touch and visited whenever possible. She...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Judy - Newnan, GA
“My heart goes out to David, Davey, Julie, and the grandchildren of Judy. She was such a Christian lady. I admired her spirit and quiet grace. God...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Renee Banks - Paducah, KY
“I feel so blessed to have known and taught with Judy at NMMS. Her Christianity and her love for her family was known by all who knew her. Thoughts...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Patsy Oliver - Medina, TN
“Mrs. Smith is a prominent figure in some of my earliest memories. Teaching beside my mom for years, Mrs. Smith was always a kind and welcoming...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Jennifer Hart - Ferndale, MI
“Judy was a good Christian wife, mother, friend and teacher. . . What a comfort it was to have her in my life! A wonderful blessing. . . a fabulous...Read More »
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Click on the following link to view the video tribute: http://memorial.yourtribute.com/Judy-Smith/video.aspx?mode=view&videoType=videotribute&videoId=53186
Judy Smith, age 66, of Calvert City, KY, died Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at her residence in Calvert City, KY. Mrs. Smith was a member of Calvert City Church of Christ. She received a B.A. degree from the University of Louisville and a M.A. degree from Murray State University. She retired after 30 years of teaching and was a member of KY Retired Teachers Association and Alpha Delta Kappa, an organization for women educators.
She is survived by her husband: David Earl Smith, Sr. of Calvert City, KY; Daughter: Dr. Julie Robertson (Trey) of Johnson City, TN; and a son: Dr. David E. Smith, Jr. (Crystal) of Paducah, KY. She is survived by 6 grandchildren: John Robertson, Alexandra Smith, Lauren Smith, Luke Robertson, Blake Robertson, Peyton Robertson.
She is also survived by 2 brothers: Harold "Sammy" Jones of Princeton and Donald W. Jones of Nashville, TN; 4 nieces and 1 nephew.
Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her parents, Harold "Sam" Jones and Lillian (Creekmur) Jones.
Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home, P.O. Box 492, Benton, KY.
Funeral service will be held at Calvert City Church of Christ on Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Lance Cordle officiating.
Interment will follow at Calvert City Cemetery, Calvert City, KY.
Visitation will be held at Collier Funeral Home on Saturday, September 29, 2012 between the hours of 5:00 p.m. and 8: 00 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may be given to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.