October 29, 1936 - April 24, 2013
Elwood J. “Smitty’ Smith, age 76 of Covington, KY passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. He Retired as the Owner/Operator of Smitty’s Body Shop in Covington, KY. He was preceded in death by his Wife: Sharlin Grant; Sisters: Regina Smith and Beatrice Reed; Brothers: Melvin Smith, Jerry Smith and Frank Smith. Smitty is survived by his Daughters: Julie Hocker (Wayne) of Covington, KY and Denise Smith (John) of Covington, KY; Step-Children: Suzanne Battershell Chica (Albert) of Tampa, FL and Tony Grant of Wellington, KY; 8 Grandchildren and 7 Great Grandchildren; Brothers: Thomas R. Smith(John) of Dayton, KY and Fred H. Smith(Nancy) of Union, KY; Sisters: Barbara Gordon(Clarence) of Florence, KY, Lottie Cain of Latonia, KY and Mary Barker(Phil) of Madiera Beach, FL. No visitation or Memorial Service is planned. Smitty will be cremated at his request. Memorials to: Hospice of the Bluegrass 7388 Turfway Road Florence, KY 41042. Connley Brothers Funeral Home in Latonia, KY is serving the family. Online Condolences may be made at: www.connleybrothersfuneralhome.com.
Smitty was such a wonderful man. He will truly be missed.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Terry and Doris Stamper