Nell Gay (Bowles) Smoot

Born: Thu., Mar. 10, 1938
Died: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018


5:00 PM Sun., Jan. 21, 2018
Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Mon., Jan. 22, 2018
Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

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Nell Gay Bowles Smoot, 79, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018 at Johnson-Mathers Nursing Home.

Born March 10, 1938 in Nicholas County to the late George & Pauline Jolly Bowles, she was a devoted mother, grandmother & homemaker and member of the Carlisle Christian Church.

Survivors include 3 sons: Kenneth Carl (Connie) Smoot, of Carlisle, Steve Wilson (Marsha) Smoot and Johnny Lee Smoot, both of Georgetown; 2 daughters: Diane Roser (Johnny Lane) and Betty Jo (Kevin) Booth, both of Carlisle; a sister, Ann Wigglesworth, of Carlisle; 7 grandchildren: Amy (Chris) Jones, Trevor Smoot, Tiffany (Nick) Phillips, Brian (Julie) Smoot, Jessica Marcum (Jarrod Vice), Jen (Casey) Emberton and Myla Wilson-Booth; 10 great-grandchildren: Carson & Trevor Jones, Gunner, Houston & Braxton Smoot, McKinley Phillips, Lindsee & Micha Rison, and Atticus & Myan Emberton.

Also preceding her in death were a daughter, Marsha Wayne Smoot, a brother, Fred Wayne Bowles, and a great-granddaughter, Kali Grace Phillips.

Services will be 1:00 P.M. Monday, January 22, 2018 at Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home by Rev. Steve Smith with burial to follow in the Carlisle Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 5:00 P.M. Sunday.

Charitable donations may be made in Nell's memory to the following organization:

Johnson-Mathers Nursing Home Activities Fund
2323 Concrete Road, Carlisle, KY 40311
Tel: 859-289-3492

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gena arnold
   Posted Thu January 18, 2018
I was so saddened to hear of Nell's passing. She was always so sweet and kind to me and my children. I have fond memories of her from my childhood.
I pray for all of her children and grandchildren at this sorrowful time.

Jackie & Cindy Watkins
   Posted Thu January 18, 2018
So sorry to hear about Nell. Nell was my neighbor when we lived at Sycamore Hill Apartments. Nell was a sweet lady. Nell's daughter (Marsha) was my best friend in school.
May God wrap His arms around each of you, comfort you and guide you through the coming days of sorrow.
May Nell Rest in Peace...

Tim,Tabby,Alexis & Ava Jones
   Posted Thu January 18, 2018
Our prayers and condolences go out to the entire family. God Bless

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