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Bobby A Smith
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Obituary for Bobby A Smith

Bobby Alvin Smith, 83 of Crab Orchard passed away at home on Friday, February 23, 2018. He was born on July 19, 1934 to the late Willie and Grace (Middleton) Smith in the Bee Lick Community of Lincoln County. Bobby was the husband of Shirley Burke Smith whom he married on September 20, 1957. He had formerly worked for the Lincoln County Board of Education and for the Lincoln County Road Department. Bobby was a member of the Church of Christ and was a Kentucky Colonel.

He is survived by His Wife of 60 years, Shirley Smith of Crab Orchard; 3 Sons: Terry Smith, Brett Smith & Wife Brooke, Bart Smith & Wife Jennifer; 3 Daughters: Libby Smith, Bobbie Smith, Dottie Smith Manning all of Crab Orchard; 3 Brothers: Donald Smith of Oldham County, Doug Smith of Crab Orchard, and Roy Smith of Lexington; 10 Grandchildren: Benjamin, Amber, Brooklyn, Taylor, Ethan, Evan, Mason, Layla (Gabby), Tucker Smith & Samuel Durham; 1 Great Grandson, Issac Ryan; A Host of Nieces, Nephews and Cousins also survive

Pallbearers: Sam Durham, Benjamin, Amber, Brooklyn Taylor, Ethan, Evan & Mason Smith

Honorary Pallbearers are Gabby, Tucker & Issac

Services: 2 PM, Sunday, February 25, 2018
Place of Service: McKnight Funeral Home
Officiating: Bro. Dan Gutenson
Place of Burial: Mt. Zion Church of Christ

Visitation will be from 6 -9 pm on Saturday, February 24th at McKnight Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials suggested to The Shriners Hospital for Children or St. Jude Hospital or a charity of your choice.

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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419





2:00 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude Childrens Hospital

262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105

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