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James F. "Fred" Smith

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SMITH, JAMES F. "FRED," 72, died Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Baptist Health.

Fred was a native of Springfield, KY, a graduate of Bellarmine University, and was retired from GE. He was a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Foster and Jackie Smith; and brother, T. F. Smith.

Fred is survived by his wife of 48 years, Margaret McPherson Smith; son, Jim Smith (Marilyn); grandchildren, Aaron and Sara Smith; brothers, Dick Smith (Ellen) of Louisville and J. D. Smith of Lexington; sisters, Peggy Haydon (Charlie) and Linda Smith of Louisville; Brenda Carter of LaGrange, Maura Walker (Eric) of Springfield, Diane Edelen (Tony) and Janice Cambron (Bill) of Versailles.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Ratterman and Sons, 3800 Bardstown Road. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Gabriel Church, 5505 Bardstown Road at 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Rose Cemetery in Springfield.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the .


Published in The Courier-Journal on Feb. 28, 2014
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