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Nan W. Cole, 62, Columbia, KY (1958-2020)

Nan W. Cole of Columbia passed away on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow. She was 62 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Friday, November 13, 2020, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 10amCT on Friday.

All attendees to the visitation and/or funeral are required to wear a facial covering and follow Healthy at Work guidelines.

She was born January 31, 1958, to the late William Gordon "Billy" and Marie Smith Whitney and a member of Egypt Christian Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her mother-in-law, Charlene Sexton and her brother-in-law, Daryl Branham.

Survivors include:
  • Her husband - Chris Cole of Columbia
  • Her son - Ryan Cole of Columbia
  • Her sister - Jane Branham of Columbia
  • Her granddaughter - Madison Cole of Columbia
  • Her sister-in-law and brother-in-law - Marian and Tony Grant of Glens Fork
  • Several other relatives and friends
Casket Bearers: Luke Parnell, Landon Parnell, Mike Staten, Kyle Curry, Corey Rogers, Jacob Burton, Josh Withers, Blake Martin

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Nan W. Cole, 62, Columbia, KY (1958-2020)

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