Obit: Katherine Smith

Obit: Katherine Smith

February 6th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Tennessee

SOUTH PITTSBURG Katherine Jewell Payne Smith, 79, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, in a local healthcare facility.The daughter of the late Joseph Roy and Frances Elizabeth Gibson Payne, she was a member of Richard City Cumberland Presbyterian Church.She was also preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Smith; son, Greg Smith; sisters, Frances Layne, Velma Jo Chance and Ruby Brown; and brother, James Leonard Payne.She is survived by her son, Ricky (Debbie) Smith, of South Pittsburg; daughter-in-law, Beverly Smith, of South Pittsburg; grandchildren, Melissa Beaty, Kevin Smith and Chastity (Doug) Bradford, all of South Pittsburg; great-grandchildren, Nicole Beaty and Gregory Bradford; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be conducted from the South Pittsburg Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home at 10 a.m. CST today, Feb. 6, 2013, with Rev. Brad Bridgman officiating.Condolences may be sent by visiting www.rogersfuneralhome.com.The family will receive friends for visitation 9 a.m. today until service time at the funeral home.