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Obituary: Opal McAninch, 96, Casey Co., KY

Mrs. McAninch was the head of a large, respected Casey Co., KY family, a housewife, and a member of the Rich Hill Church of Christ

Opal McAninch, 96, Liberty, KY, died Tuesday, January 12, 2010, at Richmond Health and Rehab Kenwood House, Richmond, KY.

Services will be at 2pmET/1pmCT, Friday, January 15, 2009, at Bartle Funeral Home, 142 KY 49, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Thaddeus Eubank the officiating clergy. Burial will be in Poplar Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 12 Noon ET/11amCT, at the funeral home.

Opal Hatter McAninch, Casey Co., KY (1913-2010)

Opal Hatter McAninch was born July 20, 1913, in Argyle, Casey County, KY, and died January 12, 2010 in Richmond, Madison Co., KY, at the age of 96 years, 5 months, and 23 days.

She was the daughter of the late Sam Hatter and Mattie Roberts Hatter.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willie McAninch.

She was a housewife and a member of Rich Hill Church of Christ.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: Johnnie McAninch, West Chester, OH; and Marshall McAninch, Richmond, KY

  • One daughter: Brenda Brockman, Knoxville, TN

  • Seven grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren

  • Three sisters: Audrey Hines, Argyle, KY; Virginia Phillippe of Tennessee; and Lucy Morgan, Valparaiso, IN
Bartle Funeral Home, 142 KY 49, LIberty, KY, 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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