Joseph “Papa Joe” Smith, 88, died Wednesday, February 15, at his home at Premium.
He was the son of the late Reed and Laura Sword Smith.
Surviving are his wife, Imajean Caudill Smith; a son, Douglas Pinson of Premium; two daughters, Tracy Madera of Detroit, Mich., and Vicki Sharin and husband Ron of Fisher, Ind.; eight grandchildren, and a great-grandchild.
Funeral services for Mr. Smith were held February 19 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Whitaker Cemetery at Premium.