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McClellian E. "Smitty" Smith


Former Centerville, Ind., resident McClellian E. "Smitty" Smith, age 66, who resided at R.R. 2, Box 827, Lamero, Ky., died Tuesday, April 13, 2004, at Baptist Regional Medical Center in Corbin, Ky. Born March 7, 1938, in Rockcastle County, Ky., he was the son of Joe and Lucy Singleton Smith. He formerly owned and operated Smith Appliance in Centerville. Survivors include his wife, Gale Smith; five sons, Steve Smith, Livingston, Ky., Brian Smith, Grand Rapids, Mich., Curtis Smith, Pittsburgh, Pa., James Smith, Petersburg, Ind., and Jason Smith, Centerville, Ind.; one stepson, Darren Elgin, London, Ky.; three brothers, Russell Smith, London, Ky., Jesse Smith, Richmond, Ind., and Bennett Smith, Centerville, Ind.; two sisters, Ruth Sams, Franklin, Ohio, and Dorothy Chasteen, Centerville, Ind.; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, John Smith. Funeral services for McClellian E. "Smitty" Smith will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 17, 2004, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road W., Richmond, with Jerry Day officiating. Burial will be in Abington Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday, April 16, 2004, at the funeral home.

Originally published April 15, 2004