Funeral services for Mrs. Bessie E. Smith 86, of Dayton,
Ohio will be held at 1 P.M. on Friday, January 15, 2016, at
George C. Martin Funeral Home in Dayton, Ohio. Burial will
follow in the Willowview Cemetery in Dayton, Ohio.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4 P.M. to 8
P.M. at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN and on Friday from 12 Noon until time of
services at George C. Martin Funeral Home in Dayton, Ohio.
She passed away on Monday, January 11, 2016, at the Upper
Cumberland Hospice and Palliative Care.
She was born March 26, 1929 in Winchester, KY, to the late
Willie and Lucille Hatton. She was a homemaker and she loved
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by Her
Husband: Ralph Smith; 3 Sons: William, Vincent, and Bobby
Conger; 1 Daughter: Faye Rose; 11 Brothers and Sisters; 1
Daughter-in-law: Judy Conger; and 2 Grandsons: Steven and
Survivors include her Beloved Friend: Jack Smith of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Sons: Eddie (Wanda) Conger of Knoxville,
TN and Steven (Mary) Conger of Dayton, Ohio; 1 Daughter:
Mary Ann Denney of Gainesboro, TN; 17 Grandchildren and
numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends also survive.
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