Evelyn L. (Trumbo) Smith

Born: Wed., Sep. 4, 1929
Died: Sat., May 11, 2019


12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Wed., May 15, 2019
Location: Roller-Citizens Funeral Home

Graveside Service

2:30 PM Wed., May 15, 2019
Location: Crittenden Memorial Park

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Evelyn Trumbo Smith, 89, of Carlisle, Kentucky, widow of Clem Edward Smith, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Harrison Memorial Hospital in Cynthiana, Kentucky.

Born September 4, 1929 in Fisher, Arkansas to the late Ernest Elzy & Ruth Malena Clayton Trumbo, she was a retired Registered Nurse, having worked at St. Joseph Hospital-Memphis, a member of the Carlisle Christian Church and had attended the First Christian Church in Marianna, Arkansas. Evelyn dearly loved to read and greatly enjoyed crocheting & needlepoint.

Left to cherish her memory are a son: Rev. Steve (Ginny) Smith, of Carlisle, Kentucky; 2 daughters: Debbie Hughes, of Advance, North Carolina, and Sherry Hampton, of Monticello, Arkansas; 2 sisters: Ruth Corbin, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Dorothy Jones, of Ft. Worth, Texas; 5 grandchildren: Clint (Tonya) Dorman, Heath (Lacie) Dorman, Jennifer (Jay) Holloway, Jason (Ellen) Hampton and Brian (Suzanne) Hampton; and 8 great-grandchildren.

Also preceding her in death were 2 brothers, Clyde & Shorty Trumbo, and 4 sisters: Beatrice Ramsey, Mary Hampton, Pauline Hughes and Mabel Cockerham.

Graveside services will be held at 2:30 P.M. Wednesday, May 15, 2019 by Rev. Steve Smith at Crittenden Memorial Park in Marion, Arkansas.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 Noon to 2:00 P.M. Wednesday at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home in West Memphis, Arkansas. www.rollerfuneralhomes.com

Charitable donations may be made in Evelyn's memory to the following organization:

Carlisle Christian Church
242 Locust Street, Carlisle, Kentucky 40311
Tel: 859-289-5266

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Kelley & Michael Mellema
   Posted Sat May 11, 2019
We are sorry for your loss. Prayers to Brother Steve and Jenny and your family.

Heather Anderson
   Posted Mon May 13, 2019
So sorry Brother Steve and Jenny for your loss. She was such a sweet and funny lady. She thought the world of you both. So glad I had the chance to meet her and work with her. Sending Love Hugs and Prayers

Cyndi Allison Hammonds
   Posted Wed May 15, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you at this difficult time.

With Deepest Sympathy,
Cyndi Allison Hammonds & Austin Cox

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