Rev. Paul Smith officiated the service, and burial is at Church Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation was held at Gamble Funeral Home on Sunday, March 1, from 4 – 6 p.m.
Smith was born on Feb. 13, 1944 in Christian County, to Julia White and Cassie Dulin Burgess. A member of the choir at Church Hill Baptist Church, Smith was retired from Outwood Ecepticon Campus.
Smith was preceded in death by their parents. Smith is survived by sons Kenneth Smith of Hopkinsville and Dexter Smith of Round Rock, Texas, as well as 14 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.