BROOKPORT, Ill. — Lucinda Ruth Smock, age 63, of Brookport, Ill., passed away at 1:45 a.m. Monday, August 19, 2013, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 22, 2013, at the Aikins-Farmer Brookport Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Tim Pearcy and B.J. Lampley will officiate. Burial will follow in the Pell Cemetery.
Lucinda was a member of the First Christian Church in Brookport and an RN at Western Baptist for 30 years.
Lucinda is survived by her husband, Harley “Buddy” Smock of Brookport; son, Richard W. Sparks of Brookport; granddaughter, Hali Ann Sparks of Draffenville, Ky.; two brothers, Jimmy Nix and wife Barbara, and Bobby Nix and wife Cheryl, both of Brookport; cousin, Georgeann Ludwig of Bonneville, Ind.; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James “Ikie” and Ruby (Phillips) Nix; her grandparents, Robert C. and Ruth Nix and Albert and Verbie Phillips.
Friends may call at the Aikins-Farmer Brookport Chapel on Wednesday, August 21, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to Project Hope, P.O. Box 125, Metropolis, IL 62960.