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Obituary: Edward Lee Mann, 71, Adair Co., KY

Mr. Mann was a member of a large, respected Northwestern Adair County family. He was a member of the Cornerstone Freewill Baptist Church, a U.S. Army veteran, and a farmer

Edward Lee Mann, 71, of the Milltown community of Adair Co., KY, died Saturday, August 22, 2009, at 12:50pm, at Norton-Audubon Hospital in Louisville, KY.

The funeral service will be Tuesday, August 25, 2009, at 1:00pmCT, at Grissom Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Vernon Blakey officiating. Burial will be in the Milltown Cemetery, 3190 Milltown Church RD, Columbia, KY, in the Milltown Community.Visitation will be after 4:00pmCT, Monday, August 24, 2009, at the funeral home.

Edward Lee Mann, Adair Co, KY (September 25, 1937 - August 22, 2009)

Edward Lee Mann was born September 25, 2009, the son of the late Lee and Gladys Slinker Mann, and died Saturday, August 22, 2009, in Louisville, KY, at the age of 71 years, 11 months, and 28 days.

He was was a member of Cornerstone Freewill Baptist Church, a U.S. Army Veteran, and a farmer.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother and six sisters, Clay Mann, Margaret Wilson, Frances Keltner, Evelyn Wilson, Mona Beard, Betty Phillips, and Carol Ford.

Survivors included his wife, Glenna Burton Mann, Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • Three daughters: Pam Helm, Columbia, KY; Carolyn Breeding, Greensburg, KY; and Teresa Hargis, Columbia, KY

  • One brother: Archie Mann, Louisville, KY

  • One sister: Dorothy Holt, Columbia, KY

  • And seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home 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.

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