Catherine Anne "Kay" Smith, 83, of North Vernon died Friday, August 9, 2019, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus.
Funeral services were Monday, August 12, 2019, at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service with Rev. Garry Prange officiating. Burial was at Graham Presbyterian Cemetery in Jennings County.
Mrs. Smith worked as a Foster Grandparent at North Vernon Elementary from 2000 until 2016 and had previously worked as a cook for Hoosier Street Grill in North Vernon, a beautician, and an apartment manager in Tennessee and Texas. She was a member of the First Assembly of God and enjoyed golfing, attending church, singing, and playing cards.
Born May 27, 1936, in Madison, Mrs. Smith was the daughter of Lee Daniel and Catherine Inez Turner Scott. She married Calvin Smith June 26, 1954, at First Baptist Church and he preceded her in death December 18, 1964.
Survivors include her sons, Ernest (Mona) Smith of Dupont and Richard (Kathy Perry) Smith of Madison; daughter, Eulonda "Lonnie" (Paul) Miller of North Vernon; sister, Shirley Murphy of Butlerville; grandchildren, Christina (Barry) Franklin of Seymour, Jeremy Jakins of Florida, Catie Miller of California, Sherri (Brian) Scott of Brown County, Darren (Carla) Smith of Holton, and Jake (Cheryl) Smith of Dupont; nine great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and brothers, Arthur, John, and George Scott.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Our Hospice of Jennings County.