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Carl Lewis Froedge, 76, Adair County, KY (1944-2020)

Carl Lewis Froedge, age 76, of Columbia, KY passed away on Sunday, December 27, 2020 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

Carl was born on January 25, 1944 in Adair County, KY to the late William McKinley Froedge and Pearl Parson Froedge. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Bell Froedge, two daughters, Teresa Rhinehart and Donna Jean Froedge, one grandson, Jeremy Eugene Gross, five brothers, Emmitt, Lester, Cecil, Wesley, and J.C. Froedge and two sisters, Marie McInteer and Ann Maesk.

Carl was a member of New Concord Community Church and a former minister of Columbia Community Church.

Survivors Include:

Three Daughters - Melissa Richards(Johnny) and Libby Fields(Ricky) both of Columbia, KY and Lisa Gross of Tompkinsville, KY

One Brother - Coy Froedge of Columbia, KY

8 Grandchildren, 11 Great Grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends

Funeral Service: Thursday, December 31, 2020 at 11amCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY with burial in Columbia Cemetery. Family requests visitation after 5pm on Wednesday at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home


Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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Carl Lewis Froedge, 76, Columbia, KY

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