GLASGOW – Cora Gelene Thomas Smith, age 88, passed away Friday, March 19, 2021, with her family present at her niece’s home. Born May 14, 1932, in Burkesville, KY, she was a daughter of the late Sellie Bryant and Etta Mae Hurt Thomas, and the widow of Billy Smith. She was a housewife and caregiver and a long-time member of the Glenview Christian Church.
Survivors include four nieces, Cora (Richard) Duncan, Burkesville, Nora Brown, Burkesville, Pat (Larry) Vincent, Signal Mountain, TN, and Suzanne Shaffer, IN; three nephews, Doug (Brenda) Keen, Louisville, Charlie (Linda) Keen, Burkesville, and Tommy Thomas, Eighty Eight; and several cousins, and friends.
Preceding her death besides her parents and husband, were two brothers, Kenneth and S. B. Thomas; and two sisters, Marion Keen, and Betty Loraine Thomas.
Funeral services, with limited seating, will be Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at 2:00 P.M. at Glenview Christian Church, with Wayne Hensley officiating. Burial will follow in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. A walk through visitation will be Tuesday, March 23, 2021, from 11:00 A.M. until time of the service at 2:00 P.M at the church.
Due to Covid restrictions, social distancing is encouraged and face masks are required. McMurtrey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.