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Jerry Orvin Polston, 69, Russell Springs, KY (1950-2020)

Jerry Orvin Polston of Russell Springs passed away on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at his home. He was 69 years old.

The funeral service for Jerry Orvin Polston will be held at 1pmCT on Thursday, August 27, 2020, at the Square Oak Separate Baptist Church, with Bro. Bobby Conner officiating. Interment will follow in the Square oak Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 11amCT on Thursday at the church until the funeral time at 1pmCT.

He was born November 11, 1950 to the late Grady & Ovaline Burton Polston. He was a retired employee of Fruit ot the Loom and a member of Square Oak Separate Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 5 siblings; Quinton Polston, Johnny Polston, Danny Polston, Timmy Polston, Colleen Harmon

Survivors include:
  • His wife, Orpha Jane Polston, Russell Springs
  • Two children: Kathy Hudson, Russell Springs, and Christy (Darris) Robertson, Russell Springs
  • Four grandchildren: Kent Hudson, Hannah Finn, Breanna Hudson, and Brylee Finn
  • A sister, Pamela Lawless, Russell Springs
Pallbearers: Phil Miller, Chris McGowan, Miles McGowan, Bruce lawless, Johnny Polston, Ralph Hadley.

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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