Ewing Smiley age 99 years of Columbia, KY passed away Monday, Feb. 5, 2018
10:55 PM at Fair Oak Nursing Home in Jamestown, KY.
He was born on June 2, 1918 at Garlin, KY in Adair County.
He was the son of the late William Lewis & Della Ann Sullivan Smiley.
He was preceded in death by his wife Lula Pearl Roy Smiley on
May 9, 2013, also preceded in death by two sisters & four brothers,
Malba Combest, Lula Mae Smiley, Alvis Smiley, Donald Smiley,
Benjamin Smiley & Leonard Smiley.
He survived by one daughter:
Linda C. Goodman (husband Clarke) of Columbia, KY
Dr. Eugene Smiley (wife Beth) of Cincinnati, Ohio
Jerry Smiley (wife Linda) of Parrish, Florida
9 Grandchildren Paul Smiley, Beth Woeber, Mark Smiley, Eve Smiley,
Eric Goodman, Robert Goodman, Troy Smiley, Todd Smiley & Nicole Smiley
17 Great Grandchildren, special friend Betty Fisher
several nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends survive.
He was a member of Freedom Church of God. He served his country
during World War II in the U.S. Army from Oct. 7, 1941 to Oct. 17, 1945
in the Aleutian Islands, Alaska. After the war he married Lula Roy & they raised
their family in Cincinnati, Ohio where he worked at the Cincinnati Union Terminal.
He return to Adair County in 1978 and was a farmer prior to his retirement.
Funeral service Saturday Feb. 10, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at
Stotts-Phelps McQueary Funeral Home
Clergy officiating Bro. Carlie Riggs & Scott Allen
Interment in Freedom Cemetery with full Military Honors presented
by the local VFW Post 6097.
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements
Visitation after 9:30 AM Saturday
Pallbearers Eric Goodman, Paul Goodman, Robert Goodman, Mark Smiley, Todd Smiley, Michael Stearns & Howard Foster