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SMITHS GROVE – Lavonna Dene Welch, 71, passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2022, at the T.J. Samson Community Hospital. She was born in Glasgow, KY on October 16, 1950, to the late Harlan Monroe Welch and Elnora Williams Welch. Ms. Welch worked several places in her life, mostly office and clerical duties. She was a member of Shiloh General Baptist Church for many years. She was loved and will be missed by all that knew her.

She is survived by her sister, Brenda Watt (Clifford) of Smiths Grove; nephew, Derek Watt (Amanda) of Smiths Grove; and two great nephews, Jonathan and C.J.

Funeral services will be at 1:00 pm Saturday, October 8, 2022, at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Shiloh Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday from 10:00 am until the time of the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Shiloh Cemetery Fund c/o Lowell Renick, 10885 Old Bowling Green Road, Smiths Grove, Kentucky 42171.

A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the care of Ms. Welch. Please share your condolence with the family at

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