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Obituary: James E. Troutman, Adair Co., KY

He was a member of Columbia Christian Church, a US Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict, a Life Member of VFW Post 6097, serving as Post Commander for many years, and was a retired Plumber

James E. Troutman, 82, of Columbia, died Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 8:48pmCT at his home.

Funeral service: Monday, December 27, 2010 at 1pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Raymond Martin and Bro. Stanley Watson officiating. Burial in Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with full military honors presented by VFW Post 6097. Visitation after 2:30pmCT, Sunday, December 26, 2010 at the funeral home.

James E. Troutman, Adair County, KY (1928-2010)

He was a son of the late Fred and Effie Turpin Troutman, born Sunday, January 1, 1928 in Adair Co., KY. He died Wednesday, December 22, 2010, in Columbia, Adair Co., KY, at the age of 82 years,

He was a member of Columbia Christian Church, a US Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict, a Life Member of VFW Post 6097, serving as Post Commander for many years, and was a retired Plumber.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel George Troutman, a son, Gary Troutman, a brother, Robert Allen Troutman and a sister, Mary Hancock.

Survivors include the following:
  • One daughter: Nancy Hadley of Columbia, KY

  • Two sons: Steve Troutman of Jacksonville, Florida, and Gene Troutman of Columbia, KY

  • Two brothers: Edgar Troutman of Columbia, Fred Troutman of Frankfort, KY

  • One sister: Ada Coffey of Montpelier, KY

  • A special friend: Iva Joyce Keltner of Milltown, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Stephanie Dykes, Jamie and Angie Troutman, Tia White and seven great-grandchildren
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or Gideon Bibles.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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