Mary Carr Smith, 93 of Ashland, KY passed away on January 1, 2022 at her residence. She was born on May 31, 1928 in Ashland, KY to the late Charles H. and Mary Frances Wamsley Carr. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years Robert M. Smith, and a brother Charles H. Carr, Jr.
She was a loving homemaker, grandmother and great grandmother and especially enjoyed her time volunteering for KDMC, with 25,890 hours of service. She was also an organizer of the Old Timers breakfasts as well as class reunions for her Ashland High School class of 1945.
Mary is survived by her sons Robert Allen Smith and his wife Jennifer K. Smith of Ashland, Steven Randall Smith and wife Brenda Susan Taylor of Tampa, FL, a daughter Anita Smith and husband Warren T Waterbury of Richmond, KY, grandchildren Jessica Renee’ Leighty, Jason Ryan Smith, Elizabeth Michelle Greene, Robert Taylor Smith, Ethan T. Waterbury and Robert S. Waterbury and great grandchildren John Ryan Billups, Carson Gavin Smith, Taylor P. Leighty, Alice Greene, Lilly Greene, Wyatt T. Waterbury, Ainsley P. Waterbury, Natalie Zarzycki and Robert Durand Waterbury.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 1:00 PM at STEEN FUNERAL HOME-CENTRAL AVENUE CHAPEL and will be officiated by Pastor Matt Shamblin with entombment to follow at Rose Hill Burial Park Mausoleum. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 11:00 AM until service time at 1:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in her memory to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Avenue, Ashland, KY. Online condolences may be made to www.steenfuneralhome.com