Posted: Monday, September 13, 2010 2:58 pm
The Messenger, September 13, 2010
Gene Smoot, 92, of Duke-dom died 4:39 p.m. Sept. 9, 2010, at her home.
Services were 2 p.m. Sunday at Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton, with the Rev. Rusty Robinson officiating. Burial followed in Oak Grove Cemetery.
The family requests that memorials be made to Lourdes Hospice, 2855 Jackson St., Paducah, KY 42003; First Christian Church, 108 Carr St., Fulton, KY 42041; or Oak Grove Cemetery Fund, in care of Paula Lamb, 620 Howard Road, Martin, TN 38237.
She was born Dec. 20, 1917, in Hickman County, Ky., daughter of the late John Thomas and Vivian (Elliott) Smoot. She was a retired clerk for the former Andrews Jewelry Co. in Fulton, where she worked for 35 years, and attended Fulton First Christian Church. She had lived in this area all her life.
Survivors include her niece and nephew.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas Harris Smoot and James Elliott Smoot.
Online tributes may be left at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.