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Evelyn Smith

August 26, 1920 ~ February 7, 2019 (age 98)

Evelyn Smith, 98, formerly of the Coburg Community, died Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 1:35 P.M. at The Grandview in Campbellsville.

She was born August 26, 1920, in Taylor County, to the late William Lloyd and Ada Perkins Hitch.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; Rufus Smith on July 23, 2005 and by two brothers and two sisters; Jack & Sylvan Hitch, Flora Mae Caffee, Mary Beatrice Smith.

She was a well- known Seamstress, always sewing for somebody, a member of Kellyville Community Church and tried to take care of everybody in the neighborhood by cooking, sewing, providing transportation and just helping anybody she could.

Survivors include:

Her daughter & son-in-law – Dorinda & Zuel Yarberry of Campbellsville

Two granddaughters – Tonya Meier and husband Brian, Charity Turpin and husband Brian

Five great-grandchildren – Brady Turpin and his wife Lexie, Braxton Turpin, Bryson Turpin, Nate Meier and Kylie Meier

Funeral service – Monday, February 11, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at Kellyville Community Church with Bro. Stanley Watson officiating

Burial in Haven Hill Cemetery

Visitation on Sunday from 5:00-8:00 P.M. and on Monday from 6:00-8:30 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home and after 9:00 A.M. Monday at the church

In lieu of flowers, donations to Hosparus of Green River or Kellyville Community Church would be appreciated.  These can be made at the funeral home

Casket Bearers:  Brian Meier, Brian Turpin, Brady Turpin, Braxton Turpin, Bryson Turpin, Nate Meier

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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