Emmett Smith Jr., 80, of Shepherdsville, died on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013.
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He was a driver for Teamster Local 89 and a Baptist.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Emmett and Maude Smith Sr.; sons, Edward Bruce Smith and Jay Porter; and sisters, Hilda Haines and Lillian Williams.
He is survived by his wife, Betsey Tyte-Smith; sons, John (Louise), Frank (Jean) and Ricky (Kaye); daughters, Rebecca Oerther, Melanie (Bill) Bass and Margaret (Terry) Compton; sister, Polly Ashby; brother, Ray Smith; 16 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 9, at Hardy-Close Funeral Home in Shepherdsville with burial in Knob Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be from Noon until 8 p.m. on Tuesday.
Hardy-Close Funeral Home
285 South Buckman St.
Shepherdsville, KY 40165
Published in The Pioneer News on Jan. 9, 2013