, Corbin, KY

November 19, 2012

Carl Smith

The Times-Tribune


Carl Wayland Smith, 88, departed this life on Nov. 16, 2012, at Baptist Regional Medical Center in Corbin.

He was a US Navy Veteran of World War II.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents, Rufus and Verdie Ohler Smith, and by his three brothers, Elvin, Edwin, and Arthur Eugene Smith.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia Iona Smith; daughter, Kathy Hendrickson and husband Bobby Sr.; grandsons, Bobby Hendrickson Jr. and Tyler Hendrickson; Aunt Lela Brooks; and by several nieces and nephews.

Visitation was Sunday at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home.

A graveside service followed at the Lynn Camp Cemetery in Corbin with Bro. Bob Lockhart officiating.

Pall bearers were Bobby Hendrickson Sr., Bobby Hendrickson Jr., Tyler Hendrickson, Randall Smith, Blane Kretzer, Jerry Mason, Shannon Sams, and Jimmy Hendrickson.

Honorary pall bearers were Mitch Topolsky, Dell Sams, Bryan Tye, Bobby Gray, David Howard, John Eaton; as well as, all City Workers of Corbin and the members of the Corbin Fire Department