Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

December 21, 2013

Patricia Gayle Smith 1962-2013

Reed Funeral Home
The Independent

ISONVILLE — Patricia Gayle Smith, 50, of Isonville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at her home.

Gayle was born Dec. 30, 1962, in Ashland, the daughter of JC and Loma Boggs Griffith of Webbville.

She gave her life to the Lord on July 29, 1983, and was of the Baptist faith. She was a mail carrier for the  U.S. Postal Service and was director at the Elliott County Heritage and Cultural Center.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Mark Smith; four children, Chauncy and wife Brittany Griffith of Sandy Hook, Chaston Carroll of Isonville, Nick Smith of Isonville and Chuck and wife Amy Prince of Olympia; six grandchildren, Bryce Griffith, Abagayle Griffith, Aiden Griffith, Kandace Smith, Jadia Smith and Alexis Armstrong; seven brothers and sisters, James Clayton Griffith of Webbville, Ricky Stephens of Olive Hill, Billy Stephens of Grayson, Lisa Jackson and Tresa Rice, both of Grayson, Wanda Oney of Willard and Linda Strickland of Ashland.

The funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. today, Dec. 21, 2013, at the Upper Bruin Enterprise Baptist Church with Brother Ennis Lewis Jr., Brother Leo Ison and Brother Henry Sturgill Jr. officiating. Burial will be in the Elliott County Memory Gardens.

Friends may call after 9 a.m. today at the church.

Lewis & Ferguson Funeral Home in Sandy Hook is in charge of arrangements.