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Obituary: Edna Hazel Curry, 80, Adair Co., KY

She was a member of a large, respected Adair Co. family. She was a faithful and longstanding member of the Bearwallow United Methodist Church and loved to attend the Barnett's Creek United Methodist Church. She will be warmly remembered by students, staff and faculty at Shepherd Grade Center for her service as a cafeteria worker and by the many children she cared for and for whom she was a special Meme.

Edna Hazel Curry, age 80 years, of 195 Arvil Burton Road, Columbia, KY, passed away Monday, April 12, 2010 at 12:44amCT, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green, KY.

The funeral service Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 11amCT, at the Bearwallow United Methodist Church, 6132 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY with Bro. Troy Long, Bro. Caleb Lafond and Bro. Barry Bradshaw, the officiating clergy. Interment will be in Bearwallow Cemetery. Visitation after 11amCT, Tuesday, April 13, 2010.

Edna Hazel Curry, Adair Co., KY (1929-2010)

She was the daughter of the late Sam Nelie and Cordelia Cowan Curry of Adair Co., KY. She was born on Tuesday, November 12, 1929, and died in Bowling Green, Warren Co., KY on Monday, April 12, 2010, at the age of 80 years, and 5 months.

She is survived by the following:
  • One daughter: Linda Tiller, and husband Mike of Columbia, KY

  • Special family members: Alma and Bryan Rich of Columbia, KY

  • Grandchildren: Lydia Tiller, Luke and Will Rich and his friend, Samatha Hadley, to whom she was a Special Meme

  • A very special sister-in-law: Bessie Curry of Columbia, KY

  • A sister-in-law: Diane Curry of Hodgenville, KY

  • And special nieces, nephews and their families and many other friends
She was peceded in death by brothers and sisters-in-laws and sisters and brothers-in-laws:Lester and wife Hazel Curry, Ausie and Ida Curry, Avert and Fannie Lou Curry, Otis and Matt Curry Ester Curry, Oma Curry, Evelyn Curry, Fannie and Finis Pendleton, and Mattie and Luther Irvin.

Edna had professed faith in God many years ago. She was a member of the Bearwallow United Methodist Church and also loved attending Barnett's Creek United Methodist Church. She retired from Shepherd Grade Center as a Cafeteria Worker in 1990. She was a special Meme to several children whom she had babysat.

Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the Bearwallow Cemetery Fund and may be made at the funeral home.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements.

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