Ralph B. Davisrdavis@civitasmedia.com
January 14, 2013
Dorethia Joan Smith - age 79 of Greenfield, OH formerly of Williamson, WV passed away Sunday; January 13, 2013 at the Edgewood Manor in Greenfield, OH. Born May 9, 1933 at Huddy, KY; she was the daughter of the late Willia Mae Loggins Fickey.
In addition to her mother, she was also preceded in death by her husband Rev. Walker Smith; her step-father Henry Fickey; and a nephew Jeffery Rutherford.
Dorethia was a former nurse’s aide at the Appalachian Regional Hospital in South Williamson, and she was a member of the Belfry Freewill Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter Wanda Smith Fannin of Greenfield, OH; 1 sister Bonnie (T) Rutherford of Belfry, KY; 1 brother Greg (Anita) Fickey of Belfry, KY; 2 grandchildren Randall Scott (Amanda) Smith and Krystal Joan (Brandon) Rhea; 3 great-grandchildren Brandon Scott Rhea, Madison Jade Smith, and Abigail Chase Smith; 2 nephews Justin and Kevin Fickey; 1 niece Lisa Rutherford; and 2 great-nieces Kristin and Tamara Rutherford.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday; January 17, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. from the Belfry Freewill Baptist Church with Bro. Buddy Kendrick and others officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. View Memory Gardens at Huddy, KY with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Tuesday and Wednesday at the Belfry Freewill Baptist Chuch with special services at 7:00 P.M. nightly.
Online condolences may be left for the family by going to www.hatfieldfc.com. Arrangements were entrusted to the Hatfield Funeral Chapel of Toler, KY.