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Obituary: Mrs. Fanny A. Blakeman, 85, Green Co., KY

She was a member of the Bethlehem Baptist Church and was a teacher for the Green Co. School system for 60 plus years

Mrs. Fanny A. Blakeman of Greensburg, KY departed this life on Saturday, September 18, 2010 at her home.

The funeral services for Mrs. Fanny A. Blakeman was conducted at 10amCT, Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, with burial in the Bethlehem Cemetery. Dr. Gary Ervin and Bro. James Loy officiated.

Pallbearers: Donald Pierce, Montie Sullivan, David Sullivan, Randy Sullivan, Keith Sullivan, Billy Akin, Doug Akin, Gary Agink, James Dale Akin, Barry Blakeman, and Phil Gumm.

Mrs. Fanny A. Blakeman, Green Co., KY (1925-2010)

Mrs. Fanny A. Blakeman of Greensburg, Kentucky, daughter of the late Mont D. Sullivan and Cora Blankenship Sullivan, was born on January 25, 1925 in Green County and departed this life on Saturday, September 18, 2010 at her home. She was 85 years, 7 months and 24 days of age.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Bethlehem Baptist Church. She was a teacher for the Green County School System for 60 plus years. Not only at school, but everyone called and knew her as "Miss Fanny". She united in marriage to James Lilburn Blakeman on July 5, 1947 who preceded her in death in February of 1967.Survivors include the following:
  • Two daughters: Kathy Bagby of Campbellsville, KY; and Kim Blakeman of Greensburg, KY

  • A grandson: Jacob Bagby of Campbellsville, KY

  • And a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Mrs. Blakeman was also preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters: Royce Sullivan, Alice Sullivan Pierce, Isaac Sullivan, Omar Sullivan and Mary Akin.

Memorials are suggested to the Green County Family Resource Center, which can be made at the funeral home.

The Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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