sunsetbridgeHANSON, KY - Ernest (Ernie) Smith, 90, Hanson, KY (formerly of Princeton) passed away Wednesday at 12:55 AM at Western Kentucky Veterans Center in Hanson, KY after a long illness. He was a retired machine operator and custodian for Caldwell County Middle School. He was a member of Sinking Fork Christian Church. He was WWII and Korean Army veteran.

Ernie is survived by one son, E. Lowell Smith, Sr., Georgetown, KY, one daughter, Terrie Webb, Hopkinsville,KY, two sisters, Margaret Smith, Clarksville, TN and Irene Ingram, Nashville, TN, six grandchildren, Robin Ashley, Heidi Mullins, Stephen Grame, Valerie Lowery, Robert Smith and Alex Smith, four great grandchildren, Brooke Mullins, Chelsie Mullins, Joshua Reed and Natalia Ashley and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Davis Smith, parents, Ewin Worth and Bessie Snowbelle Nelson Smith, two brothers, Fred Randolph Smith and Wilson Worth Smith and one sister, Nellie Ruth Oliver.

Visitation will be from noon to 2:30 Saturday at Morgan's Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2:30PM at Morgan's Funeral Home with Rev. Cliff Jones and Chaplain Sam Beeny officiating. Burial will follow in the Cedar Hill Cemetery with military graveside services to be held.

3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 6121

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5583

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5278

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5217

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 4945

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 24, 2015 4356

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 14294

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11713

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 31, 2015 2243

Man Charged for Driving While under Influence of…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 1362

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1316

Covenant Community Church Hosts Annual…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1085

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by Karen McKnight
March 31, 2015 1055

Madisonville Police Reports Released - March 31,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 786

Glema Center April Schedule Features Jo Dee…

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 701

Members from Madisonville Police, Hopkinsville…

by Abbie Darst
April 01, 2015 513

Madisonville Man Injured in Head-on Collision…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 508

Baptist Health Madisonville Upgrades Technology…

by Baptist Health
April 01, 2015 477

Couple Charged on Multiple Drug Offenses, Child…

by Sheriff Matt Sanderson