Charles A. Smith, 78, of Ashland, passed away Jan. 8, 2017, at his home.
He was born in Ashland Oct. 14, 1938, to the late Soloman D. and Jane Gallaher-Smith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by the love of his life, Helen Faye Dillow; and four siblings, Virginia Smith, Bob Smith, Ronnie Smith and Eddie Smith.
Charles worked as a medical office clerk in the medical office of Dr. Jolinda Dillow.
He leaves behind a loving family including two daughters, Jolinda Dillow and her husband, George and Carol Dillow-Mason and her husband, Steve, all of Ashland; a granddaughter, Cassie Dillow of Ashland; six siblings, James Smith, Bernard Smith, William Smith, Jackie Smith and Louise (Randy) Smith all of Ashland and Mary Smith of Nevada; as well as many friends all of whom will miss him dearly.
A graveside memorial service will be 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at Rosehill Burial Park in Ashland.
Young Funeral Home in Louisa is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory are suggested to the Shop With A Cop Program, c/o Ashland FOP Lodge 3, P.O. Box 27, Ashland, KY 41105.
Condolences may be left at youngfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published on  January 10, 2017