Born 12-27-1916 -- Died 4-15-2004
Charlie Smith, 87, of Batesville, died April 15, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville.
Born Dec. 27, 1916, near Cave City, he was the son of Henry A. and Eva Beatrice Matlock Smith. He was a farmer and attended first Assembly of God Church in Batesville.
Survivors include his wife, Marcella Milligan Smith of the home; a son, Billy Roy Smith of Batesville; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Lorenzo Smith and an infant sister.
The funeral was April 17 at Qualls Batesville Funeral Service Chapel in Batesville with Terry Davis officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Zion Cemetery located near Newark with arrangements under the direction of Qualls Batesville Funeral Service of Batesville.
Pallbearers were Danny Smith, Jason Pugh, Jeremy Pugh, Kenny Milligan, Mark Milligan and Jackie Milligan.
Honorary pallbearers were Darrel White and Howard Hall.