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Obituary: Mattie Frances Jessee, 84, Edmonton, KY

Mrs. Jessee was the head of a large, respected Metcalfe County Family, who leaves 38 living descendants, with many relatives in Adair County. She was a member of Mosby Ridge Presbyterian Church

Mattie Frances Jessee, 84, Edmonton, KY, died Wednesday, June 24, 2009, at Westlake Regional Hospital in Columbia, KY.

Services will be held at 2:00pmCT, Saturday, June 27, 2009, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY. Interment will follow in the Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens. Friends will be received at Butler Funeral Home from 2:00pm until 8:00pmCT, Friday, June 26, 2009, and after 9:00amCT, Saturday, June 27, 2009.

She was born August 13, 1924, the daugher of Elvin Romines and Feley Gibson Romines.

She was a homemaker and member of the Mosby Ridge Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by the following:
  • Three sons: Wayne (Viola) Jessee, Columbia, KY; Edward (Ima) Jessee of Edmonton, KY; and James Vickie) Jessee, Columbia, KY

  • Two daughters: Linda (Austin) Bragg, Edmonton, KY; Connie (Danny) Phelps, Edmonton, KY

  • Eight grandchildren: Steve Bragg, Charlotte Young, Jonathan Jessee, Jessica Phelps, Chasity Janes, Brittany Dile, Tommy Franklin, and Sheila Franklin

  • Sixteen great grandchildren and nine great great grandchildren

  • And one sister: Lucille Fields, Columbus, IN
Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY, is in charge of arrangements.
This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin 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 E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.


This obituary was made possible through the support of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, established in 1922, located at 210 Greensburg Street in Columbia. To reach Louis and Brenda McQueary and Richard and Mary Beth Phelps, phone 270-384-2145, or call our 24-hour community obituary information line, 384-6999. E-mail: Website URL: Friends you trust, caring for people you love.

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