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Obituary: Whitman Hadley, 72


Mr. Hadley was a member of Bearwallow United Methodist Church and of a large, respected Adair County family. He was a farmer. He will be accorded military honors by Columbia VFW Post 6097 for his US Navy service

Whitman Hadley, 72, 860 Oak Grove Road, Columbia, KY, passed away Monday, February 4, 2008, at 1:50amCT at Kindred Health Care in Louisville, KY.

The funeral service will be Thursday, February 7, 2008, at 1:00pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. David Coffey and Bro. Troy Long the officiating clergy.

He was born January 2, 1936, the son of the late Robert A. and Mary V. Sullivan Hadley.

He is survived by his wife, Doris Cowan Hadley, Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • One son: Carson Hadley and his wife Karen, Columbia, KY

  • Two daughters: Kathy Jones and her husband Mike, and Phyllis Montgomery, all of Columbia, KY

  • One sister: Olzetta Firquin, Hodgenville, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Carson Dwayne Hadley, Adam Montgomery, and Stephanie Jones Watson and her husband Joe

  • One great grandchild: Callie Grace Montgomery

  • Two sisters-in-law: Maxine Cowan and Joyce Cowan, Columbia, KY
Mr. Hadley was a member of the Bearwallow United Methodist Church, a farmer, and had served in the U.S. Navy.

Interment will be in Bearwallow Cemetery with military honors by Columbia VFW Post 6097.

Visitation will be after 2:30pm, Wednesday, February 6, 2008, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY.Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements
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