The Richmond Register

Breaking News


April 28, 2014

Donald Glenmore Smith, 78

Greens Crossing

Greens Crossing — Donald Glenmore Smith, 78, of Greens Crossing, came to eternal peace and rest, Saturday, April 26, 2014, at the Hospice Compassionate Care Center, where he was surrounded by his loving family and friends.

Don was married to his devoted wife, Rose Ella Conner Smith, for 57 years.

He was born May 30, 1935, in Kirksville, the son of Roy and Zelma Rice Smith, both of whom preceded him in death. He also was preceded in death by: his oldest son, Morris “Duck” Smith; and one brother, William Park Smith.

In addition to his wife, survivors include: three sons, Michael Vincent Smith, Charles “Randy” Smith and Roy “Peppy” Smith; one daughter, Loretta Smith Henderson; two daughters-in-law, Teresa Smith and Kay Smith; one son-in-law, Scott “Stick” Henderson; grandchildren, Mike and Crystal, Donnie Ray, Roy Kyle, Larry and Brittany, Ashley and Jeremy, Tommy and Katie, Roy and Leona, Jamie Delaine, Katie and Justin, Dustin Donald, Anastasia Rose and Brittney Camile; great-grandchildren, Michael, Brandon, Devon, Natalie, Kayleigh, Ryder, Andrew, Mason, Conner and Jayden; one brother, Larry Smith; three sisters, Jackie Smith, Linda Newton and Mary Carter; and a host of other loving relatives and friends.

The family asks that you come as you are, no need to dress up. Don was a down-to-earth man who enjoyed joking with company. He loved watching UK basketball and gameshows. Most of all, Don loved his family. He enjoyed giving the kids rides around the yard on his electric wheelchair.

Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at the Combs Parsons and Collins Funeral Home with Bro. Jonathon Tussey, pastor of the Peytontown Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will follow in Madison County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Honorary pallbearers will be his sons: Michael, Randy and Peppy.

Pallbearers will be his grandsons: Roy K. Smith, Larry Smith, Roy C. Smith, Dustin Smith, Jeremy Bovier, Justin Brock and Brad Morgan.


Text Only
  • Ada Belle Powell, 91

    Ada Belle Powell, 91, widow of Wesley Allen Powell of Richmond, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, in the Kenwood Health and Rehab Center.

    July 21, 2014

  • Joyce Ann Butler Moore, 70

    Mrs. Joyce Ann Butler Moore, 70, of Gibson Lane, passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014, at her home.

    July 16, 2014

  • 07.17 Gross.jpg Donald C. Gross Sr., 73

    Donald C. Gross Sr., passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at his home.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • 07.17 FOLEY .jpg Russell Leonard Timothy ‛Tim’ Foley, 55

    Russell Leonard Timothy “Tim” Foley, 55, of Berea, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Willie Cain, 92

    Graveside services for Willie Cain, 92, who died Saturday, will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday at Madison County Memorial Gardens. Visitation is 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday at Heritage Funeral Home.

    July 16, 2014

  • Chun Ye Richardson, 68

    Chun Ye Richardson, 68, of Richmond, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center.

    July 16, 2014

  • 07.16 Young.jpg Nelson Young, 86

    Nelson Young, 86, of Richmond, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at his home.

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • 07.16 MOBERLY.jpg Larry Don Moberly, 70

    Larry Don Moberly, 70, of Richmond, Kentucky, and husband of Debby Moberly, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Cleveland, Ohio, at the Cleveland Clinic.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 07.16 Young.jpg Nelson Young, 86

    Nelson Young, 86, of Richmond, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at his home.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • 07.16 Cain.jpeg Willie C. Cain, 92

    Willie C. Cain, 92, of Richmond, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014, at home.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

AP Video
Diplomatic Push Intensifies to End War in Gaza Obama Offers Condolences at Dutch Embassy Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Raw: Lawmakers Scuffle in Ukraine's Parliament The Rock Finds His Inner 'Hercules' Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Raw: MH17 Passenger Remains in Kharkiv, Ukraine Raw: Israel Hits Gaza Targets, Destroys Mosques ShowBiz Minute: Hoffman, Oberst, Box Office WWII Vet Gets Medals, 70 Years Late Raw: Israel Bombs Multiple Targets in Gaza Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment Raw: Cargo Craft Undocks From Space Station Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran Texas Sending National Guard Troops to Border Hopkins to Pay $190M After Pelvic Exams Taped Foxx Cites Washington 'Circus Mirror'
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

What county fair attraction do you like most?

Amusement rides
Beauty pageants
Flora Hall craft exhibits
Horse shows
Livestock, poultry shows
Truck, tractor pulls
Mud, dirt races
Gospel sing
I like them all
     View Results