Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

November 6, 2013

Gordon Smith


The Morehead News

11/06/13 — Gordon Smith, 82, of South Shore, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at the Hospice Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.

He was born Feb. 16, 1931, in Carter County, the son of the late Dennis and Cinda Lewis Smith. He was preceded in death by his wife, Wanda Aldridge Smith; a son, Donald Adams; and a brother, Elba Smith.

He is survived by two sons, Larry “Vikki” Smith of Wheelersburg, Ohio, and Leon “Laura” Smith of Sciotoville, Ohio; two daughters, Vickie “Bill” Fisher of North Carolina and Lisa “Glen” Muise of Oregon; one sister, Esta McGlone of South Shore; one aunt, Opal Lewis Carver of Vanceburg; and 10 grandchildren, Laurie “James” Hatcher, Erica “Dustin” McCain, Kristi Smith, Josh “Amanda” Smith, Debbie “Lonnie” Townsend, Rob “Kellie” Hayden, Amy “Richard” Gunter, Jodi “Toussian” McAuley, Steven Smith and Jessica Smith. He is also survived by 14 great-grandchildren, Brady and Ethan McCain, Janice and Grace Lynch, Payton McBee, Tyler Smith, Jordan Easley, Caleb and Alora Hayden, Lyndsey Gunter, Robbie Person, T.J. McAuley, Kirsten Smith and Levi Smith.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at the South Shore Old Regular Baptist Church in South Shore with the Rev. Todd Lockyer officiating.

Visitaion will be from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the services.

Roberson Funeral Home in South Shore is in charge of arrangements.

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