Bailey RichardsStaff Reporter
December 7, 2012
Carol Smith, 70, of Hazard, died Friday, Dec. 7 at the Hazard ARH medical center.
She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, and worked as the librarian for Dennis Wooton Elementary School for 32 years.
She was the daughter of the late David Russell and the late Mabel Hurt Russell.
She is survived by her husband, Bobby Ralph Smith; son Jeffery Smith and wife Lynn; grandson Ryan Smith; mother-in-law Ada Smith; sisters Sue Karatz and husband Bob, Vivian Estepp and husband Ron, Blanche Caudill and husband Bobby, Linda Combs and husband Marvin, and Ruth Slone and husband Vernon; brothers Claude “Bud” Russell and wife Clella, and Richard Russell and wife Margaret; special family Bob and Agatha Combs; and a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Arrangements are being handled by Maggard Mountain View Chapel of Hazard, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 10 with Rev. Mark Combs and Rev. Bob Combs officiating. Interment will be at Russell Family Cemetery on Lotts Creek.