- May 17, 1945 - November 30, 2016
- Fairmont, West Virginia
of Karen's Passing
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“Nancy, I'm so sorry to hear about your Mother. I know how close you were. I'll keep you and your family in my prayers, in the difficult days ahead &...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Allison Morris
“Always enjoyed talking with Karen. Much love and prayers to all!
2 of 9 | Posted by: Kimberly Hamner - Buckhannon, WV
“Maw Maw was awesome. She remembered everyone's birthday. Last time I saw her, her spirits were high and she was laughing it all out. I still hear her...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Alex Nesbitt - Grandchild
“Mom kept her sense of humor until the very end. She did pass away very peacefully and was surrounded by all of her children. She loved her family...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Andrew Lincicome - Buckhannon, WV
“So sorry for your loss Nancy. Remember the good memories and have comfort that your mother is residing in the most peaceful residence, Heaven!
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jimmy Floyd - Morgantown, WV
“Mothers live in a very special part of our hearts, even after they pass. Wishing each of you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Katy Shaffer-Patton - Bradenton, FL
“Sending condolences from my family and all the cousins back in Ohio. We are sorry for your loss of your Mother and ask God to be with all the family...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Mardell Leibrand - Granville, OH
“Heaven now has a beautiful new Angel! God Bless the family!
8 of 9 | Posted by: Chris Hicks - Columbus, OH
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time. Marion County Senior Citizens.
9 of 9 | Posted by: Vicki Nichols - Fairmont, WV
Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home
Karen Lyn Smith, 71, of Fairmont, formerly of Buckhannon, passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. She was born in Columbus, Ohio on May 17, 1945 a daughter of the late William E. Smith and Ethel Gay (Garbe) Smith.
Karen was a homemaker and mother and a Catholic by Faith. She was a graduate of Linden-McKinley High School in Columbus, Ohio.
She is survived by her children: her sons, Brad Lincicome and his wife Kim of Buckhannon, Bill Lincicome of Maryland and Andrew Lincicome of Buckhannon; her daughters, Cheri Carlson and her husband Norman of Indiana, Mimi Wilt and her husband Tom of North Carolina, Heidi McCartney and her husband Jason of Buckhannon, Cyndi Martin and her husband Matt of Ohio and Nancy Frederick and her husband Fred of Rivesville; 39 grandchildren; 45 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Karen was preceded in death by her brother, Gary A. Smith.
Friends and family may call at the Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant Street Fairmont on Tuesday from 9am to 11am. The Funeral Service will be at 11am on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at the funeral home with Rev. Matt Holbert officiating. Location of interment to be determined.
209 Merchant Street Fairmont, WV 26554
Tel. (304) 366-4671