September 26, 1931 ~ July 5, 2022

Born in: Meshack, KY
Resided in: Owensboro, KY

Elizabeth Anne Smith, 90, of Owensboro, Ky, passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Elizabeth was born in Meshack, KY on September 26, 1931, to the late Ferry Hammer and the late Mary (Ross) Hammer. Elizabeth was a very hard worker and worked as a farmer and homemaker. She was a member of the Owensboro Church of Christ and previously attended the Beckton Church of Christ for many years.

She is survived by two daughters, Gayle Morgan (James) of Owensboro, and Pamela Grantland (Mike) of Sellersburg, IN; grandchildren, Dr. Justin Morgan (Bridget), Nathan Morgan (Kristen), Aaron Grantland, and Kyle Grantland; great grandchildren, Cora Elizabeth Morgan, Graham Michael Morgan, and Mollie Claire Morgan; sister, Helen Payne (Harold); sisters in law, Mary Lois Hammer, Bea Hammer, Laverne Furlong, and Rebecca Bradshaw; brother in law, Rolland Smith (Jessica); several nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Millard “Bill” Smith; brothers, Royce Dicken Hammer, Rex Hammer, Reggie Hammer; sisters, Kathleen Hendrick, Modelle Cloyd.

Funeral service will be 2:00pm, Saturday July 9th at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday from 11:00am until time for the service at the funeral home. A.F. Crow is honored to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Smith. Please share your condolence with the family at www.crowfuneralhome.com.

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  1. So sorry for your loss. I have so many good memories of your parents and all the fun we had when we were young. Life was so simple then. You and your family are in my prayers for peace and comfort in this difficult time.

  2. Pam & Gayle
    So very sorry for your loss. Praying for you all. Your mom was always so good and kind to me. I enjoyed coming to visit there.

  3. Gayle, much sympathy for the loss of Elizabeth. She was a sweet lady, and always had a smile. You and your family will be in my prayers.

  4. Gayle and James we are so sorry for your loss. Carlisle and I really enjoyed our time with Elizabeth on the church bus, such a nice memory of her and all her farm stories. She will get to rest now with no more worries of yard work 🙂 We will miss her!

  5. Gayle, so sorry for the loss of your mother. My sympathy and Prayers for comfort and healing in the days ahead.

  6. Gayle, I’m so sorry to read about the loss of your mom. You and your family will be in our prayers.

  7. Gayle and James, we are so sorry to hear about your loss. Praying for you and all your family.

  8. Gayle and James.

    We are so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. She was always so nice and smiled every time we saw her. You and the family are in our prayers.

  9. Gayle, I’m so sorry to hear the news of your mom’s passing. Hugs and prayers coming your way.

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