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Obituary: Hazel Mavis Jessie, 83, Metcalfe Co., KY native

Hazel Mavis Caffee Jessie died in Hopkins Co., KY, but will be returned to her native Metcalfe Co., KY for burial in the family cemetery at Sulphur Well, KY. She was a member of East Fork Baptist Church in Metcalfe County for over 70 years. She was the sister of Adair Countian Joyce McFarland. She was a member of a large, highly regarded Metcalfe Co. family. Her own direct living descendants number 28.

Hazel Mavis Jessie, 83, Manitou, KY, died at 4:16pmCT, Monday, May 10, at her residence.

The funeral service will be Friday, May 14, 2010, at 1pmCT, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY, with Bro. Danny Sexton officiating. Burial will be in the Caffee Cemetery in Sulphur Well, KY. Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 12, 2010, from 5-8pmCT at Barnett-Strother Funeral Home in Madisonville, KY, and from 5-8pmCT, Thursday, May 13, 2010, at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton, KY.

Hazel Mavis Caffee Jessie, Metcalfe Co., KY (1926-2010)

Hazel Mavis Caffee Jessie was the daughter of the late Rev. Elmer Tate Caffee and Pearl Bunch Caffee. She was born in Metcalfe Co., KY on Tuesday, June 29, 2010, and died Monday, May 10, 2010, in Manitou, Hopkins Co., KY, at the age of 83 years, 10 months, and 11 days.

She was a member of East Fork Baptist Church in Metcalfe Co., KY, for over 70 years.

She is survived by the following:
  • One daughter: Faye Bowles, Manitou, KY

  • Three sons: Wayne and his wife Ruby Kay Jessie, and Mark Jessie, all of Manitou, KY; and Larry Jessie and his wife Ann Jessie, Madisonville, KY

  • One sister: Joyce and her husband Ronnie McFarland of Columbia, KY

  • Two sisters in law: Brenda Caffee of Pierce, KY; and Jonell Caffee of Buffalo, KY

  • Ten grandchildren

  • Twelve great grandchildren

  • Two great great grandchildren

  • And 13 nieces and nephews
Butler Funeral Home of Edmonton, KY in charge of Metcalfe County arrangements. Barnett-Strother Funeral Home in Madisonville, KY, in charge of arrangements there.

This obituary information is a courtesy of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY

This story was posted on 2010-05-12 01:43:06
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Remembering Hazel Caffee Jessie (1926-2010)

2010-05-16 - Photo from Butler Funeral Home. 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY
Hazel Mavis Caffee Jessie (1926-2010)

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