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Donald Rex Smith

Donald Rex Smith, 84, of Hawesville, KY passed away Wednesday March 1, 2023 at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City, IN.  Rex was born on September 14, 1938 in Fordsville, KY to the late Johnnie and Mary Jo Gilliams Smith.  He was a farmer, worked at Tell City Chair and Walmart.

Survivors include his wife Carolyn Lloyd Smith; a sister Joyce Harper; a niece Pam Taylor; three nephews Johnny Taylor, Dwayne Taylor and Eddie Taylor and several cousins.

Services are at 11:00 am Saturday March 4, 2023 at Gibson & Son Funeral Home, Hawesville Chapel with burial following in Boling Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9:00 am until service time Saturday at the funeral home.  Online condolences may be left for Rex’s family at

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