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Obituary: Mary Ellen Page, 94, Adair Co., KY

She was a native of Adair County and was a member of a prominent, pioneer Adair Co. family. She was a member of the Columbia Christian Church and is warmly remembered for her many years as an employee of Collins Drugs in Columbia, KY.
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Mary Ellen Page, 94, formerly of Columbia, KY, died Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 12:19pm at the Charleston Health Care in Danville, KY.

The funeral service for Mary Ellen Page will be Saturday, October 23, 2010 at 12pm noon CT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY with Bro. Raymond Martin officiating. Visitation will be after 10amCT, Saturday, October 23, 2010, at the funeral home.

Casket Bearers: Wayne Hatcher, Buck Smith, Richard Butler, Danny Mouser, Lonny Karnes, and Randall Karnes.

Mary Ellen Page, Adair Co., KY (1916-2010)

She was born Tuesday, February 22, 1916 in Adair Co., KY. She was the daughter of the late John and Cappie Pointer Butler. She died Tuesday, October 19, 2010, in Danville, Boyle Co., KY, at the age of 94 years, 7 months, and 28 days.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Page and a son, Billy Rollin Page.

She was a member of Columbia Christian Church and was employed by Collins Drugs for manyyears.

Survivors include the following:
  • Her daughter: Mary Ann Walkup of Danville, KY

  • Four grandchildrenincluding two special grandchildren: Kim (Chris) Russell of Lexington, Chris (Kelley) Hood of Germany
  • Three step-grandchildren

  • and five great-grandchildren

  • Her daughter-in-law: Geneva Page of Columbia, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Mary Ellen Page, Adair Co., KY (1916-2010)

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