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Dorothy L. Smith

Dorothy L. Smith Dorothy L. Smith

Dorothy L. Smith, 92, New Salisbury, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
Born April 19, 1922, in New Salisbury, she was the daughter of the late William and Lillie Swartz Fessel.
She was formerly employed at ICI Americas in Charlestown and M. Fine and Sons Shirt Factory in New Albany and was a member of Community of Hope Church of the Nazarene in Corydon.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Elwood Smith; two brothers, Leonard and Robert Fessel; and a sister, Barbara Spalding.
Survivors include a son, Michael E. Smith of Ashland City, Tenn.; a daughter, Ellen L. McWhirter of New Salisbury; two brothers, David Fessel of Depauw and Edward Fessel of Paoli; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 24, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 25, after 11 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Sunday, Jan. 25, at 2 p.m. at Community of Hope Church of the Nazarene in Corydon with burial in Bethlehem Cemetery near Crandall.
Officiant: The Rev. Ken Walker.
Pallbearers: C. Stuart and Stephen McWhirter, Charles Jarboe, Chris Smith and Gordon and Chad Carter.