Born 2-19-1920 -- Died 12-10-2005
Fern Smith, 85, of Murray, Ky., died Dec. 10, 2005 at Westview Nursing Home in Murray, Ky. She was born in Oregon County, Mo. Feb. 19, 1920, daughter of Charles McKin- ley Beatty and Lora Naomi Taylor Beatty.
She was a homemaker and worked in the clothing department at Fowler 11th and Poplar Church of Christ in Murray (now Glendale Road Church of Christ.) She was a member of Glen-dale Road Church of Christ.
Survivors include her daughter, Karen S. Bolls of Murray; one son, Randy Keet Smith and wife, Cheri, of Virginia Beach, Va., one brother, Don Beatty and wife, Loret of Virginia Beach, Calif.; five grandchildren, Kelly Mackey, of Searcy, Ark., Kaci Daugharthy of Nashville, Tenn., Jeremy Bolls of Searcy, Becki Kachuba of Virginia Beach, Brian Smith of Virginia Beach and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Clayton Smith; second husband, William Smith and her parents Charles and Lora Beatty.
The funeral was Dec. 13 at J.H. Churchill Funeral Home in Murray, Kay., with John Dale officiating. Burial was in the Thayer Cemeterywith arrangements under the direction of J.H. Churchill Funeral Home.