Elizabeth Ann Smith, 14, of Columbia, Ky, died Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 4:55 P.M. at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio.
She was born March 11, 2005 in Lexington, Ky. Elizabeth professed her faith in Christ, was baptized and became a member of Walnut Hill Separate Baptist Church in Casey County where she enjoyed playing the piano and singing. She was a Treasurer of the Freshman Class at Adair County High School, a member of the Academic Team and, while at Adair County Middle School, a member of Sources of Strength.
She was preceded in death by her brother; Walker Smith; paternal grandfather, Jimmy Smith; and maternal grandmother, Vicki Cowan.
Survivors include her parents Rodney and Rebecca Cowan Smith of Columbia; one sister Emily Smith of Columbia; paternal grandmother Eloise Smith of Albany; maternal grandfather Clifton Cowan of Russell Springs; two aunts Joy Bowlin and Jenny Harlan both of Albany; three uncles Doug Smith of Albany, Chris Smith of Edmonton, Matt Cowan of Houston, Texas and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral service were held Sunday, March 1, 2020 at the Adair County High School Gymnasium were Bro. Rodney Smith, Bro. Clifton Cowan, Bro. Doug Smith and Bro. Matt Cowan officiated.
Burial followed in the Bearwallow Cemetery.
Casket bearers: Jason Harlan, Blake Harlan, Chris Smith, Brett Reliford, Tim Abernathy, Dewey Coffey, Ronnie Cook and Rodney Smith.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.