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Robert (Bob) Smith, Adair Co., KY (1933-2012)

Mr. Smith attended the Hadley's Community Church, was a US Army veteran, a farmer He was a longtime gunsmith operating R.E. Smith Gun Repair for many years.

Funeral services will be at 1pmCT, Friday, March 16, 2012 a, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Gary Polston and Bro. Darrell Coffey the officiating clergy. Interment in the Milltown Cemetery, Milltown Church Road, with full military honors presented by VFW Post 6097. The family request visitation after 4pmCT, on Thursday, March 15, 2012, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Nicholas Palumbo, Tim Simpson, Gary Smith, Ricky Smith, Donnie Wheeler, Timmy Young.

Robert (Bob) Smith, Adair Co., KY (1933-2012)

He was born May 11, 1933 in Cumberland County, KY the son of the late Luther and Sara Hoover Smith. He died Monday, march 12, 2012, in Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY, at the age of 78 years, 10 months, and 1 day.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dollie Wooldridge Smith on January 3, 1998.

He is survived by:
  • One son: Ricky Smith and wife Linda of Columbia, KY

  • One brother: Jessie Smith of Louisville, KY

  • Two granddaughters: Shana Palumbo and husband Nicholas of Columbia, KY; and Sheena Smith and husband Gary of Columbia, KY

  • One step great grandson: Gary K. Smith
He was expecting two great grandchildren at the time of his death.He was preceded in death by an infant son: Charles Ray Smith in 1954 by two brothers: Russell Smith and Daniel Webster Smith and three sisters: Gladys Estes, Janie Pike and Zelma Louise Wheeler.

Mr. Smith attended the Hadley's Community Church, was a US Army veteran, a farmer He was a longtime gunsmith operating R.E. Smith Gun Repair for many years.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY in charge of arrangements. A guestbook may be signed online at

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Robert (Bob) Smith, Adair Co., KY (1933-2012)

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