Dorothy "Dottie" Smith, 74, passed away Sunday August 18, 2019 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, IN. She was the former Dottie Wells, born in Trapp, KY., was on the Board of Directors of Gardenside Terrace and attended Northside Christian Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Buford and Della Mae Wells, and a brother, Herdin Wells.
Survivors include her son, Michael Lee Richardson (Emilie); her daughter, Carol Richardson, her Fiance' Kenneth "Butch" Golden; three brothers, Melvin Wells (Betsy), Earl Wells (Sheila) and Lloyd Wells; one sister, Garnetta Parker; five grandchildren, Christy Mitchell, Stephen and Melissa Richardson, Dustin Niehaus and Shane Richardson; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great great grandchild; and her sister-in-law, Ivory Wells.
A celebration of Dottie's life will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the Oak Street Chapel of Naville & Seabrook Funeral Homes, 1846 E. Oak St., New Albany, IN. with burial in Eastern Cemetery in Jeffersonville, IN.,
Visitation will be from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday prior to the funeral, at the funeral home.
Per Dottie's wishes, flower contributions are encouraged through: or by calling 954-465-6646.
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Published on August 19, 2019
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Diane Ellis
Aug 21, 2019
Blooming Garden Basket was purchased for the family of Dorothy "Dottie" Smith by Diane Ellis.  Send flowers
Diane Vasquez
Aug 20, 2019
Butch so sorry for your loss will be pray for all of you