Howard L. “Doc” Smith, age 74 of Eminence, passed away on Thursday, February 3, 2022. Son of the late William Taylor and Ruth Elizabeth (Thomas) Smith, he was a heavy equipment operator for Flynn Brothers. Doc was a member of the New Castle Odd Fellows Washington Lodge #1513 and First Baptist Church of Eminence. He loved fishing, hunting, and socializing with special friends Mark Carroll, Joe Lawson, Jansen Johnson and the late Billy Hayden. Doc was preceded in death by his brother, George Owens.
Companion: Frances Coleman Smith of Eminence
Son: Howard R. Smith (Carol) of Louisville
Grand-Daughter: Arriana Smith
Sister: Anna Elizabeth Lindsay (John) of Louisville
Niece: Ivette Lindsay of Louisville
Great-Niece: Courtlynn Love (Alex)
Nephew: Cedric Lindsay (Janice) of Cincinnati
Host of Nieces, Nephews and Cousins
Memorial service: 12 Noon, Saturday, April 30, 2022 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.
Visitation: After 11 AM until service time on Saturday at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home
Memorial contributions may be given to the National Kidney Foundation at 161 St. Matthews Avenue, Suite 3; Louisville, KY 40207.