Published in the Hamilton Journal-News on 5/26/2006.
Ellward L. SMITH, age 75, of Morgan Township, Ohio passed away early Thursday morning, May 25, 2006 at VITAS Hospice at Ft. Hamilton Hospital. He was born on March 6, 1931 in Wayne Co., Kentucky the son of Wonzie and Eva (Taylor) Smith. He served in the Army during the Korean Conflict. He is survived by one daughter, Pat Howland and her husband Ray of Riley Township, one son David Smith and his wife, Donna of Fairfield, Ohio, and nine grandchildren, Ray, Jr., Kelly, Stephanie, Tarynn, Nick, Tami, Kimmy, Mike and Chrissy, one brother and five sisters. He is also survived by other loving relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his first wife June (Sellers) Smith and his second wife Henrietta (Foley) Smith. Funeral service will be at Charles C. Young Funeral Home, 4032 Hamilton-Cleves Rd., Ross, Ohio Saturday 2:00 P.M. Visitation will be Saturday from 12 Noon until time of the service. If desired, memorials may be made to VITAS Hospice, 11500 Northlake Dr., Suite 400, Cincinnati, Ohio 45249.