A long-time and respected teacher in Perry County has died.
Laura Lee Smith died Sunday at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.
Smith was a typing instructor at Hazard High School for many years.
She was the named Woman of the Year at Hazard's Civic Night in 1988.
Her visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00 until 8:00 at Maggard's Mountain View Chapel.
The funeral will be at Noon Thursday at Hazard's First Presbyterian Church, where she was a member for more than 50 years.
Laura Lee Smith was 76.