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Mary C. Polston, 95

Mary C. Polston, 95, a resident of Summit Manor Nursing Home, Columbia, KY, died Monday, December 27, 2004, at 12 p.m., at the Westlake Regional Hospital in Columbia.

The funeral service will be Thursday, December 30, 2004, at 11:00 .m., at Grissom Funeral Home 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Hugh Cannon officiating.

She was the daughter of the late Garfield and Fannie Belle Wilcox Coomer, the widow of Herbert Polston, and a member of the Southside Church of Christ.

Survivors include the following:
  • One son: W.T. Polston, Columbia, KY
  • One daughter: Sue Carolyn Burton, Peru, IN
  • And seven grandchildren, 13 great grandchildrren, and five great-great grandchildren
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Emma Sneed Bryant.

Burial will be in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 29, 2004, at Grissom Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY.

Grissom Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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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