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Obituary: Harold Mouser, 84, Adair Co. KY

Mr. Mouser was a native of Green Co., KY. He was a highly respected and successful livestock trader whose imaginative and diverse interests in farm animals from around the world provided countless hours of entertainment and enjoyment to those who visited and passed his picturesque farm on Liberty RD, in the Village of Garlin in Adair Co., KY. He was a member of the Columbia Baptist Church, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. His marriage to Dorothy Karnes Mouser endured 63 years. He was a good man who has left an indelible imprint on Adair County life.

Harold Mouser age 84 years of 2690 Liberty Road, Columbia, Ky. passed away, April 17, 2010 at 3:20amCT at Westlake Regional Hospital, Columbia, KY.

The funeral service is Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at 1pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Hugh Withers officiating. Interment in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty RD, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 3:30pm Monday, April 19, 2010, at the funeral home.

Harold Mouser, Adair Co., KY (1926-2010)

Harold Mouser was the son of the late John Buren and Josie McKinney Mouser. He was born on Wednesday, February 10, 1926 in Green County, KY. He died on Saturday, April 17, 2010, in Westlake Regional Hospital, Columbia, Adair Co., KY, at the age of 84 years, 2 months, and 7 days.

He is survived by his wife, of 63 years, Dorothy Karnes Mouser of Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • One daughter: Phyllis Robertson and husband Jerry of Columbia, KY

  • One son: Danny Mouser and wife Veronica of Columbia, KY

  • Two sisters: Dorothy Parnell of Columbia, KY and Margie Hicks of Florida

  • Six grandchildren

  • Two step grandchildren

  • Seven great grandchildren

  • Step great grandchildren

  • Several nieces, nephews and a host of others relatives and friends
Mr. Mouser was a member of Columbia Baptist Church, a widely known and highly respected livestock trader. He was a United States Navy Veteran of WWII, who was in the U. S. Navy.

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

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Remembering Harold Mouser: (1926-2010)

2010-04-17 - Photo from Mouser Family Album. Columbia, KY
Harold Mouser (1926-2010)
Adair Countians are saddened by the passing of Harold Mouser today, Saturday, April 17, 2010. The photo above was taken on Friday, February 16, 2007, on the 60th anniversary of Harold Mouser and his beloved bride, Dorothy Karnes Mouser, who survives. At the time of his death the Mousers' marriage had spanned over 63 years.

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