9 September 2001, Messenger-Inquirer COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Hebe Allie Smith, 90, of Colorado Springs, formerly of Owensboro, died Monday, Sept. 3, 2001, at Mount St. Francis Health Care Center. The Panther native was a Baptist. She retired from May D.F. Co. as an interior decorator and had worked in Chicago as a telephone operator. Survivors include two sons, Ronald V. Smith of Ankara, Turkey, and James C. Alvey of Owensboro; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a brother, William Dickens of Masonville. Memorial services are at 2 p.m. (MDT) Monday, Sept. 17, 2001, in Colorado. James H. Davis Funeral Home is handling local arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to American Cancer Society, Suite 101, 319 W. 10th St., Owensboro, KY 42301 or American Heart Association, Ohio Valley Affiliate, 318 St. Elizabeth St., Owensboro, KY 42301.