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Obituary: Clarene Kelsay, 55, Adair Co., KY

She was a member of a respected East Adair Co., KY family and was on the staff of Summit Manor in Columbia, KY for several years. She was a member of the Free Union Separate Baptist Church

Clarene Kelsay, 55 years, of 195 Wheat Road, Columbia, Ky. passed away Saturday, September 12, 2009 at 8:00amCT at her home after an illness.

Funeral service will be Monday, September 14, 2009, at 1:00pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY with Bro. Casey Davis the officiating clergy.Interment in Freedom Cemetery, on Freedom Church RD, Adair Co., KY. Visitation is after 4:00pmCT, Sunday, September 13, 2009, at the funeral home.

Clarene Foster Kelsay, Adair Co., KY (March 2, 1954 - Sept. 12, 2009)

She was the daughter of the late Lee and Rena Bell Bryant Foster was born on March 2, 1954 and died September 12, 2009, in Adair Co., KY, at the age of 55 years, 6 months, and 10 days.

Survived by her husband, James Randall Kelsay, Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • Three daughters: Shawn Parnell and husband Kenny, Knob Lick, KY; Stephanie Daniel andhusband Mack, Palmyra, TN; abd Samanthia Kelsay & her fiance, Joshua Messer of Campbellsville, KY

  • One brother: Finis Foster of Columbia, KY

  • Two sisters: Janice Beard and Irene Burton of Russell Springs, KY

  • Seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren

  • Special friends: Irene Duncan and Della Jean Redmon

  • Several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends survive
Preceded in death by one brother and two sisters: Avery Foster, and Alice Veach and Imogene Foster

She was a member of the dietary staff at Summit Manor Health & Rehab for several years and attended the Free Union Separate Baptist Church.

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