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Corine Pickerell, 71

The funeral service for Corine Pickerell, 71, was Thursday, March 25, 2004, at Grissom Funeral Home, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Buford Hadley officiating.

Mrs. Pickerell, of 3784 Melson Ridge Road, Columbia, KY (the Cundiff community), died Tuesday, March 23, 2004, at 2:30 a.m., at the U.K. Medical Center in Lexington, KY.

She was the the daughter of the late Russell and Lela Shearer Melson and the widow of James F. Pickerell.

Survivors include the following:
  • Three sisters: Emogene Miller, Cundiff, KY; Betty Hankins, Columbia, KY; and Rema Raniaoui, California
  • Three brothers: Creon and Bobby Melson, Cundiff, KY; and Jimmy Melson, Jamestown
  • And several nieces and nephews.
Burial was in the Shearer Cemetery at Cundiff.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or

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