Kathleen Avre Smith, 82, of Parkersburg passed away on May 14, 2013, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus.
She was born in Webster County, W.Va., on Nov. 18, 1930, a daughter of the late Ray L. and Rosa B. Hamrick.
Kathleen had worked for St Joseph's Hospital in Buckhannon where she met her husband, the late Carl W. Smith. She had worked at G.C. Murphy's in Buckhannon and then for W.T. Grant in Ravenswood. She was a PUFL member of American Legion Post 15.
Kathleen is survived by her daughter, Cherie L. Stallings and Jeffery of Houston, Texas, brother Porter and Betty Hamrick of Indian Head, Md., sisters Betty Love and John of Clearwater, Fla., Ernestine M. Stephen of Akron and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Kathleen was preceded in death by her husband Carl W. Smith, son Carl W. Smith II, sisters Elanor Samples, Addlene Hedrick, Fern Brown, Mildred Bunner, Imogene Hamrick, and brothers Kenny Hamrick, Thurmond Hamrick, Stuart Hamrick and Dale Hamrick.
The funeral service will be 1 p.m Saturday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg, with the Rev. Todd Hill officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from noon-1 p.m. Saturday prior to the service.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting LeavittFuneralHome.com.