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Obituary: Mrs. Nioma Gaskins Kean, 84 Russell Co., KY

Mrs. Nioma Gaskins Kean, 84, of Russell Springs, passed away at 5:35am, Sunday, March 7th, 2010 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, Somerset, Pulaski County, KY.

The funeral service will be at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N. Main ST, Jamestown, KY, at 1pmCT, Wednesday, March 10, 2010, with Bro. Billy Dunbar the officiating clergy. Visitation is Tuesday, March 9, 2010, after 4:30pmCT at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel. Interment at Russell County Memorial Gardens, Russell Springs, KY.

Nioma Gaskins Kean, Russell Co., KY (1926-2010)

Nioma Gaskins Kean was the daughter of the late Albert and Eliza (Williams ) Holt. She was born in Russell Springs, Russell Co., KY on Sunday, January 31, 1926, and died Sunday, March 7, 2010 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, Somerset, Pulaski County, KY, at the age of 84 years, 1 months, and 4 days.

She was a retired Certified Nursing Assistant.

Nioma Gaskins is survived by the following:
  • A daughter: Carolyn Holt, Russell Springs, KY

  • Two sons: Warren D. Gaskins,Mooresville, IN; and Wayne L. Gaskins, Russell Springs, KY

  • Two brothers: David Holt, Jamestown, KY, and Arvis Ray Holt, Russell Springs, KY.

  • Six grandchildren

  • Twelve great grandchildren
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Kenneth and Orville Holt.H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, Jamestown, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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