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Obituary: Bobbye Jane Sleet Marshall, 80, Adair Co., KY

Mrs. Marshall was a member of a respected Columbia, KY family and was a member of the Columbia United Methodist Church.

The funeral service for Bobbye Jane Sleet Marshall, 80, Columbia, KY, who died September 20, 2009, at 1:45pmCT, will be Thursday, September 24, 2009, at 2:00pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY. Burial will be in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty RD, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be at the funeral home after 3pmCT, Wednesday, September 23, 2009.

Bobbye Jane Sleet Marshall, 80, Columbia, KY. (February 14, 1929 - September 20, 2009)

A native of Vanceburg, KY, she born February 14, 1929, a daughter of the late Mary Long Sleet and Robert Sleet and died died Sunday, September 20, 2009, at 1:45pmCT at Summit Manor Health & Rehab in Columbia, KY.She was the widow of Arvin Marshall and was a member of the Columbia United Methodist Church.

Survivors include the following:
  • One daughter: Vicki McQueary, Columbia, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Ryan and his wife Julie McQueary; Jamie McQueary, and Jeremy and his wife Rhiannon McQueary, all of Columbia, KY

  • Two brothers: James Sleet, Shepherdsville, KY; and Phil Sleet, Salton City, CA

  • Three sisters: Betty Martin, Eugene, OR; Peggy Higgs, Pinckney, MI; and Jean Tanercan, Washington, NC
She was preceded in death by a nephew, David Gearith Perkins.

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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Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
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