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Tavia Lorene Blakeman, Green Co., KY (1934-2011)

She was a native of Adair Co., KY and a member of a large, respected family with deep roots in Green and Adair Counties of Kentucky. She was a member of the Greensburg Separate Baptist Church and a homemaker.

Tavia Lorene Blakeman of Greensburg, KY, departed this life on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital. She was 76 years, four months and 16 days of age.

The funeral services for Tavia Lorene Blakeman will be conducted at 10amCT, Saturday, May 14, 2011 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Milltown Cemetery, Milltown Church RD, in Adair Co, KY. Bro. Dan Perkins will be officiating. Visitation is requested 5pm-8pmCT, Friday, May 13, 2011, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT, Saturday until time of the funeral service.

Pallbearers: Joe Milby, Billy Blakeman, Lewis Bloyd, Donald Powell, Russ Milby, and Howard Bagby.

Tavia Lorene Blakeman, Green Co., KY (1934-2011)

Tavia Lorene Blakeman was the daughter of the late Herbert Blakeman and Lena Pearl Bagby Blakeman. She was born on Thursday, December 26, 1934 in Adair Co., KY, and departed this life on Thursday, May 12, 2011 in Greensburg, Green Co., KY She was 76 years, 4 months and 16 days of age.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the Greensburg Separate Baptist Church and was a homemaker.Survivors include the following:
  • A sister, Irene Bishop of Greensburg, KY

  • A brother: William Blakeman of Dawson Springs, KY

  • A special niece and nephew: Ernestine Milby and James Blakeman of Greensburg, KY

  • And a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
Ms. Blakeman was also preceded in death by four sisters: Pauline Calhoun, Magdalene Powell, Lena Blakeman and Mary Pearl Coffey.

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

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