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Sarah Coomer Smith, 85, Adair Co., KY native (1935-2020)

Sarah Coomer Smith of Glasgow passed away on Monday, December 21, 2020, at her home. She was 85 years old.

A funeral service will be held at 1pmCT on Saturday, December 26, 2020, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with burial to follow in Coomer Cemetery.

The family requests visitation on Saturday, December 26, from 10amCT until the service time at 1pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

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

Sarah was born on August 05, 1935 in Adair County, KY to the late James W. Coomer and Lilly Mae Sneed Coomer. She was a retired employee of Kraft General Foods and was a member of Welcome Hill Baptist Church in Lemont, IL. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her siblings, James Coomer, Jr., Evelyn Coomer, Alice Huddleston, Frank A. Coomer, Arnold R. Coomer, Dorothy Beck, William Coomer, Nina J. Thompson, and Betty Hoover.

Survivors Include:
  • Her Husband- Claudis Smith of Glasgow, KY
  • One Son- Scott Allen Smith of Cummings, GA
  • One Daughter- Patricia Kay Sessa of Woodstock, GA
  • Two Brothers- Billy Coomer and Bobby Coomer both of Edmonton, KY
  • 3 Grandchildren- Alexander Sessa, Caitlyn Smith and Scott Claudis Smith
  • One Great-Grandchild, Carsyn Marie Smith
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601

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

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