A high school basketball assistant coach who was well-known in Eastern Kentucky and
is dead. West Virginia
Frank Smith died Tuesday night from heart-related issues. He was 70.
Smith was in his third season as assistant coach for his son, Frankie Smith, the head boys basketball coach at
. Sheldon Clark
Frank Smith was a star player in the early 60s for
Chattaroy High School
He will be most remembered for a coaching career that spanned 50 years. Smith
leaves behind his wife, four children, five grandchildren. West Virginia
Smith's visitation is set for Friday from six p.m. to eight p.m. at the
auditorium. Belfry High School
His funeral is set for Saturday at one p.m. in the auditorium.