Howard Lee Smith of Campbellsville, son of the late Sam Smith and Mary Lee Rice Smith, was born February 21, 1934, in Adair County, Kentucky. He died at 12:33 A.M., Wednesday, October 24, 2018 in Campbellsville.
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church.
He was a veteran of Korean Conflict having served his country honorably in the United States Army.
Howard was a self-employed carpenter and built several houses in the community. His favorite hobbies were antiquing and collecting. He will be remembered as a very kind and compassionate person.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews: Greg Smith, Brad Smith, Brent Smith, Steve Smith, Wendy Bryant, Sherri Rhodes, Elizabeth Priddy, Garnett Petrey and Timmy Petrey; several great-nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers and one sister: Paul E. Smith, Tommy Smith and Mable Petrey and one niece and one nephew: Debbie Fleming and Mike Smith.
VISITATION: 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M., Friday, October 26, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Friday, October 26, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Brent Gupton
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO HOSPARUS OF GREEN RIVER AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME