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Marsha Sue Smith-Hamilton, 73, of Campbellsville, KY (1947-2020)

Marsha Sue Smith-Hamilton of Campbellsville passed away on November 29th, 2020, at the Taylor Regional Hospital. She was 73 years old.

Cremation was chosen by the family. All services will be held privately at a later date by the family.

Marsha Sue Smith-Hamilton, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, daughter of the late William H. Smith and Hazel Judell Tucker Smith was born in Summersville, Kentucky on November 12th, 1947.

Marsha studied at the University of Kentucky. She worked for Shelter Insurance Company in Campbellsville, as an insurance sale representative for 30 years. She also worked as a paralegal at Governor's Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels.

She united in marriage to Joseph E. Hamilton II, on November 7th, 1975, at St. Mark United Methodist Church, who precedes her in death on January 25th, 2015.

Survived by three sons: James Harold Hamilton-Ward of Campbellsville, Kentucky: Bryan Christopher Hamilton-Ward of Elizabethtown, Kentucky; and Joseph (Joey) E. Hamilton III, and wife Monica of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Survived by seven grandchildren: Jacob Ward, Jasmine Ward, Jae Ward, Phoebe Ward, Avery Ward, Reece Ward, and Lizzie Perkins.

One sister: Bonnie Williams of Elizabethtown and a host of other relatives and friends.

Marsha was also preceded in death by one brother: William H. Smith.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy be taken in form of donations to American Heart Association or American Cancer Society, which can be made at the funeral home.

Auberry Funeral Home and Cremation Services in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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