Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)


April 20, 2012

Ora Marie Rucker Smith

4/19/12 — 1908-2012

Ora Marie Rucker Smith, 103, of Grayson, formerly of Huntington, WV, passed away Monday, April 16, 2012, in Carter Nursing and Rehab in Grayson.

Mrs. Smith was born July 2, 1908, in Carter County, a daughter of the late William and Lillie Sammons Rucker. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Doren C. Smith in 1973, and six sisters, Loney Maggard, Louise Jett, Nora Sue Atkinson, Georgia Greenhill, Irene Corey and Shirley Griffin.

Survivors include a brother, William Rucker of Medina, OH; special niece and caregiver, Deloras Wilburn and her husband, Charles Wilburn of Grayson and several other nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

Mrs. Smith was a member of the Central Freewill Baptist Church in Huntington, WV.

Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at Reger Funeral Chapel in Huntington, WV, by Rev. Steve Williams. Burial was in Woodmere Memorial Park in Huntington, WV.




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