Everything for Your Home's
Beauty, Comfort & Convenience 384-2123
704 Jamestown St, Columbia
Dr. Ronald P. Rogers
Support for your body's natural healing capabilities
Click here for details
Click here for information
Real Estate & Auction Co.
Duo County Telecom
Now Available Through
Your Cable Service!
GUN & PAWN
What's Going On
Info about the
Janice Holt Giles
and Henry Giles Society
Columbia Gas Dept.
GAS LEAK or GAS SMELL
24 hrs/ 365 days
270-384-2006 or 9-1-1
Call before you dig
Directory of Churches
phone numbers and more
for churches in Adair County
Find Great Stuff in
Antiques, Help Wanted,
Autos, Real Estate,
Legal Notices, More...
Martha Evaree (Chicken) Stephens Bernard, Russell Co., KY (1927-2011)
Funeral services for Martha Evaree Stephens Bernard, will be Tuesday, at 10amCT, March 29, at Bernard Church of God, 170 Stephens Ridge RD, Russell Springs, KY, with Brother James Small, Brother John Mark Dunbar, Brother Billy Dunbar, and brother Jamie Bryant officiating. Pallbearers: Her grandchildren and their spouses. Burial in the Lucinda Cemetery. Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main ST, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.
Martha Evaree "Chicken" Stephens Bernard, 84, of Bernard Ridge in Russell Springs, KY, joined her husband of nearly six decades in his heavenly home on what would have been his 94th birthday.
Mrs. Bernard was born on March 6, 1927, in the Caney Fork Creek area of Russell County, a daughter of the late Henderson Stephens and Evaline McQueary Stephens. She married the late Johnie Green Bernard on August 15, 1947, and she died Saturday, March 26, 2011, at the Russell County Hospital.
Mrs. Bernard, known as "Memi B" to her grandchildren, was a member of Bernard Church of God, which she attended her entire life. She served as song leader, Choir leader, was a Sunday school teacher and served, along with her husband, as the church clerk for many years.
She read the entire Bible through 13 times and was named Mother of the Year by Bernard Church of God in 1980. She was a member of the Russell County Hospital Auxiliary, the Russell County Homemakers, the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, the Lucinda Cemetery Board of Trustees, and the Russell County Ladies Republican Club. When her children were in school, Mrs. Bernard was an active volunteer with 4-H and a member of the Parent Teacher Association. A storyteller, avid reader, long-time election officer and farm wife Mrs. Bernard loved gardening, sewing,animals and nature.She is survived by the following:
Funeral services are Tuesday, at 10amCT, March 29, at Bernard Church of God, 170 Stephens Ridge RD, Russell Springs, KY, with Brother James Small, Brother John Mark Dunbar, Brother Billy Dunbar, and brother Jamie Bryant officiating. Pallbearers: Her grandchildren and their spouses. Burial in the Lucinda Cemetery.
Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main ST, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.
This story was posted on 2011-03-28 11:38:04
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.
Are made possible in part through the support ofGrissom-Martin Funeral Home
Established in 1926
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.
Searching obituaries? Here is a useful tool!
To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.
More articles from topic Obituaries:
Robert Michael Kimbler, Russell Co., KY (1948-2011)
Norman H. Guffey, Russell Co., KY (1923-2011)
Gary Allen Hartman, Russell Co., KY (1947-2011)
Wilbert Nance, Edmonton, KY (d. March 27, 2011)
Howard Hoots, Burkesville, KY (1926-2011)
Helen Berneice Lowery, Taylor Co., KY (1924-2011)
Sonya Barnes Thurman, Glasgow, KY (d. March 24, 2011)
Ruby V. Coop Tolliver, 80, Burkesville, KY (d. March 25, 2011)
Mary Nell Kinser, Taylor Co., KY (1917-2011)
Hilda Mae Sutton, Casey Co., KY (1931-2011)
View even more articles in topic Obituaries
Bank of Columbia
If You're Thinking of Selling,
Let Us Do the Yelling
Principal Broker & Auctioneer
Burton Real Estate
& Auction Service
Call Us For Appraisals
Click for Listings
On This Site
or Click Here
The Best of
Local Stories of
The Greatest Generation
Order Book or e-Book
See who's celebrating
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Special Events List
ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.