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Carol Neal Loy, 76, Adair County, KY (1943-2019)

She was a member of Columbia Baptist Church and a retail clerk for several businesses including the Style Shop where she worked for many years. She was the matriarch of a respected Adair County family.

Carol Neal Loy, 76, of Columbia, KY died Thursday, April 4, 2019.

Funeral services will be Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 1pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Johnson officiating. Visitation is after 6pmCT Saturday. Burial in Haven Hill Cemetery. Casket Bearers will be Neal Rayburn, David Willis, Danny Downey, Billy Pickett, Steven Loy and Tony Neat.

She was born March 22, 1943, in Adair County, to the late Johnnie Ormal and Helen Goodin Turner, a member of Columbia Baptist Church and a retail clerk for several businesses including the Style Shop where she worked for many years.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, George Neal and later married Thurman J. Loy who also preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a son, Scott Neal.

Survivors include:

One daughter - Georgina Roy and her husband Tim of Columbia

Two sons - Doug Neal and his wife Caitlyn & Mike Neal and his wife Cindy, all of Lexington

One sister - Kay Brock and her husband James of Bowling Green

Eight grandchildren

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer's Association would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Carol Neal Loy, 76, Adair County, KY (1943-2019)

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