Carolyn M. Smith, 87, of Fairland, passed away Thursday, February 11, 2021
at her residence.
Born June 24, 1933 in Cookeville Tennessee, she was the daughter of Fate D. Hill
and Bonza E. (Beaty) Hill. She married Chester L. Smith and he preceded her in
November of 2004.
Survivors include a son Ronnie Boles (wife Susan) of Fairland, 2 daughters- Debra
Caruthers (husband Michael) of Fairland, Connie Humphreys of Fairland; 8 grandchildren-
Crystal, Brandi, Jessie, Jake, Kyle, Amber, Kristin, Kasie; and 19 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her spouse, daughter Joni Shelton, 3 brothers-
Charles Hill, Marvin Hill, Hobart Hill, and 2 granddaughters- Kelly Caruthers and Cody Shelton.
Mrs. Smith had lived in this area for 65 years, after moving from Tennessee. She was a member
of Northwood Christian Church in Fairland, and had been employed at a repair person at Jenn
Air of Indianapolis for 20 years, retiring in 1996.
Carolyn was an avid gardener. She enjoyed growing flowers, quilting, needlepoint, and dearly
loved her family and grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 1:00 pm on Monday, February 15, 2021 at Glenn E. George & Son Funeral
Home, 437 Amos Road, with burial in Orchard Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday from
11:00 am until the time of the service at the funeral home.
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