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Obituary: Elsie Louise Foster Milby, 85, Green Co., KY

She was a member of the Oak Forest Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She was a retired lunch room worker for the Green Co. Schools and was a 54 year member of the Summersville Homemakers Club
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Elsie Louise Foster Milby, 85 departed this life Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at the Golden Living Center/Green Hill Manor, Greensburg, KY.

The funeral service was held Friday, January 8, 2011, at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home 209 W. Court ST, Greensburg, KY, with Rev. Jimmy Tucker and Rev. Robert Knight the officiating clergy.

Pallbearers: Ryan Hancock, Josh Hancock, Marty McNear, Ben Benningfield, Gordan Milby, David Reeves, Jake Davis, and Nelson Pickett

Honorary Pallbearers: David Patterson, Mike Durrett, Steve Durrett, Buck Henderson, Joe Creason, Eddie Bailey, Will Hodges, Justice Milby, Ola Sharpe, Dennis Scott, and J.W. Bennett.

Elsie Louise Foster Milby (1925-2010)

Elsie Louise Foster Milby was born Wednesday, April 22, 1925 in Green County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Willie Stanford and Ollie Green Marr Foster. She died Wednesday, January 5, 2011 in Greensburg, Green Co., KY, having attained the age of 85 years, 8 months and 10 days.

Mrs Milby had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Oak Forest Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She was a retired lunch room worker for Green County Schools. She was a member of the Summersville Homemakers for 54 years.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death December 8, 1996 by her husband William Creed Milby. She is also preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and two daughters-in-law: William Earl and Mae Milby of Greensburg, KY; and James Stanford and Susan Milby of Salisbury, NC

  • One daughter and son-in-law: Renea and Claudie Hancock of Greensburg, KY

  • Two brothers-in-law: Woodrow Lobb of Greensburg, KY and Charlie Elmore of Louisville, KY

  • Six grandchildren: Ryan (Lisha) Hancock, Josh (Amber) Hancock, Stacy (Marty) McNear, Brooke (Ben) Benningfield, Whitney Milby and Brittany Milby

  • One step granddaughter: Kim Lobb

  • Four great grandchildren: William Kaden McNear, Easton Creed Hancock, Ryley Thomas Hancock, and Isabella Ann Benningfield

  • Several nieces and nephews, plus a host of other relatives and friends
The family request donations be made to Hospuras of Central Kentucky or Gideons International. These can be made at the funeral Home.

Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home 209 W. Court ST, Greensburg, KY in charge of arrangements.

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Remembering Elsie Louise Foster Milby, Green Co., KY

2011-01-09 . from Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home
209 W. Court ST, Greensburg, KY

Elsie Louise Foster Milby (1925-2010)

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