His parents were Guy Maine and Emma Jane Harp Smith.
He was preceded in death by two infant brothers.
Survivors are: his wife, Bettie Barton Smith; two sons, William H. “Bill” Smith of Eddyville and Jeffrey R. “Jeff” Smith of Indianapolis, Ind.; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
There was no visitation or service.
Memorials may be made to: Lourdes Hospice, P.O. Box 7100, Paducah, KY 42002-7100 (or) Caldwell County Home Health, ATTN: Marcie Nix, P.O. Box 410, Princeton, KY 42445 (or) a charity of choice.