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Obituary, Thomasine Loy, 72, formerly of Glensfork, KY

Mrs. Loy was a member of a prominent Southeastern Adair County family and had retired from General Electric after a career of 33 years. She was a member of Calvary Separate Baptist Church.
Thomasine Loy. 72, of Shepherdsville, KY, formerly of Glensfork, KY, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 1:16pmCT at her home after several months illness.

The funeral service is Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at 2:00pmCT at Stotts-Phelps- McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY. The clergy officiating will be Bro. Jim Goff, Br. Jim Hale, and Bro. Troy Grider. Interment will be in the Columbia Cemetery. The family request visiting after 2:00pmCT on Tuesday, March 3, 2009, at Stotts-Phelps- McQueary Funeral Home.

She was born November 29, 1936, the daughter of the late Joe Tom and Mildred Evelyn Bennett Grant of Adair County, KY.

Survived by her husband, Hindman Loy of Shepherdsville, KY, and the following:
  • One daughter: Karen Loy of Mt. Washington, KY

  • One son: Dwayne Loy and wife Susan, Glensfork, KY

  • Three brothers: Joe Russell Grant of Columbia, KY; Donnie Grant of Campbellsville, KY, and Reid Grant of Glensfork, KY

  • One sister: Charlene Blair, Greensburg, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Andrea McMahan, Taylor Eicher, Lisa Case, Ben Loy and Adam Loy

  • Three great grandchildren: Mazie Case, Liam Case, and Lily Loy
Mrs. Loy was a member of the Calvary Hill Separate Baptist Church in Shepherdsville, KY and was retired from General Electric after 33 years.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 600 East Main Street Suite 102 Lousiville, KY 40202 or to the Alzheimer's Association 6100 Dutchmans Lane Suite 401 Louisville, KY 40205

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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