Mark A. Smith


Mark Allen Smith, 62, of the Union City Community of Madison County, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Compassionate Care Center.
Mark, the son of Rev. William Smith and the late Joyce Allen Smith, was born in Jefferson County, Kentucky on July 22, 1956. He was an employee of the Commonwealth of Kentucky as a Media Producer and worked at Eastern Kentucky University. His hobbies were theater and photography and he was an accomplished musician. He was a member of Union City Baptist Church for over 36 years where he served as the pianist. His love for his family was evident to all who knew him.
On May 17, 1997, Mark united in marriage to Theresa Saylor Smith. They had been married for 21 years.
In addition to his wife and father, he is also survived by two daughters: Allyson Jordan of Richmond and Melissa & Daniel Blevins of Richmond; his son: Joseph Figeley of Lexington; his brother: Samuel & June Smith; three sisters: Maryanne & Junior Brandenburg, Kim & Jeff Masters and Missy & John Covington; five grandchildren: Colby Figeley (the son of Nicole), Olivia Figeley (the daughter of Jill), Dallas Lee (the son of James), Dixie Blevins and Joseph "Dax" Blevins and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be conducted at 1:00 PM Friday, April 12, 2019 at Union City Baptist Church, 2502 Doylesville Rd, Richmond, with Rev. David King officiating. Private burial will follow at Madison County Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM Friday at the church.
Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published on April 10, 2019
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Rusty and Donna Smith
Apr 12, 2019
We are so sorry that we could not make the service today. Rusty has so many wonderful childhood memories that include Mark. A lot of them involved getting into trouble in one way or another! Love to all of the family.