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McCreary County Funeral Home
Wednesday April 13th, 2022
12:00pm - 2:00pm

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McCreary County Funeral Home
Wednesday April 13th, 2022

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Laura Renee Smith

Laura Renee Smith age 38 of Parkers Lake, Kentucky, departed this life on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital after a long battle with renal failure. She went peacefully with her loving mother by her side. 

She was born on December 7, 1983 in Somerset, Kentucky to Donnie Hamilton and Janie (Smith) Perry.

Prior to her illness, Laura had worked at the Middlesboro Nursing and Rehab as a CNA. She had a great love and passion for caring for others. As hobbies, she loved to fish and camp and anything that involed family gatherings. Laura was of the Christian faith and loved the Lord. She never stopped praising him and she never stopped praying, even through the toughest moments of her life. Laura will be missed by so many hearts so touched. 

Laura is preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Lummer & Lola Smith, paternal grandparents, Leslie & Ida Hamilton, a loving brother, Donnie Smith, and a step-father, Billy Joe Perry. 

She is survived by her parents, Janie Smith Perry and Donnie Hamilton; a sister, Donna Smith; step-brother, Dewayne Perry; step-sister, Jennifer Adkins; two nieces, Gracie and Lillie; and two nephews, Daylan and Bentley Smith.

Also surviving are many uncles, aunts, and cousins who meant the world to her; and boyfriend, Harvey Wight. 

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at 2:00 pm in the chapel of McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Daniel Perry and Bro. Dewayne Perry officiating. Burial to follow in the Logan Cemetery. The family will receive friends for visitation on Wednesday after 12:00 noon until service time at the funeral home. 

McCreary County Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements. 

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My heart breaks for the family. Much love and prayers

Cheryl Apr 13 2022 12:08 AM

Dear sweet niece I will miss you but I know you fought the battle of renal failure as long as you could but God called you home and you were ready to go home as you said you were.You are no longer suffering in pain like you were and dancing with the angels with your brother grandparents and other loved ones.We will see you again.Watch over all of us from heaven above.Love you forever.

Rose Griffis Aunt Apr 12 2022 10:06 PM

Beautiful cousin full of love and faith. May you sleep among angels till we all see each other again.

Regina Hoffman Apr 12 2022 9:40 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Laura Smith

Stephanie Sumner Apr 12 2022 3:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Laura Smith

Kate Goodin Emahiser Apr 11 2022 10:01 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Laura Smith

Alesha Crabtree Apr 11 2022 7:42 PM

I use to work with Laura at Middlesboro and shes was a sweet person. Im sending prayers to the family!

Kayla saylor Apr 11 2022 7:21 PM

Laura u will be miss by mary ronnie Hamilton we love u till we meet again

Mary ronnie Hamilton Apr 11 2022 3:19 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Laura Smith

Ronnie Hamilton Apr 11 2022 3:18 PM