June Ray Peterson Smith

June Ray Peterson Smith, 81 of Elizabethtown, passed away Monday, November 21, 2022 at Willow Creek Assisted Living. She was born at home in Raywick, KY, was a 1959 graduate of Lebanon High School and a proud 1963 graduate of Georgetown College. She was a medical technologist at various hospitals and ended her long career with 15 years at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She was a loving wife and mother. She enjoyed traveling, sewing, swimming and walking. She was dedicated to her church, Severns Valley Baptist Church, her family, and her career. She was fun loving and gracious and loved to be around people, especially her family. June was preceded in death by her husband, Harry "Chip" Smith; her parents, William and Annie Peterson and one sister, Sue Belle Benear. Survivors include her three children, Harry Smith IV (Amanda) of Mason, OH, Clifford Smith (Paula) of Lafayette, CA and Cherie Whitman of Brandenburg; a sister, Virginia Render of Rockville, MD; a brother-in-law, Tom Benear of Paxton, IL and six grandchildren, Alexandra, Austin, Tim, Peter, Owen and Meeghan. The funeral will be Saturday at 12 noon at Brown Funeral Home with Pastor Emory Riley officiating. Burial will follow in Buck Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Meade County. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Warm Blessings. Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.


Saturday, November 26, 2022 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Saturday, November 26, 2022 starting at 12:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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