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Clarence Brock, Adair Co., KY (1924-2011)

He was the partriarch of a large, highly regarded Milltown, KY area family. He leaves 39 direct living descendants. He was a farmer and attended Columbia First Church of the Nazarene.

Clarence Brock, 87, of the Milltown community, died Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 3:40amCT at the Golden Living Center Green Hill Manor in Greensburg, KY.

Funeral services will be Monday, May 30, 2011 at 11amCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Scott Ezell and Bro. Wayne Keith officiating.Burial in will be Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty RD, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 1pmCT, Sunday, May 29, 2011.

Clarence Brock, Adair Co., KY (1924-2011)

He was born Thursday, January 4, 1924, in Adair Co., KY. He was the son of, the late Elbert and Ethel Parson Brock. He died Saturday, May 28, 2011, in Greensburg, Green Co., KY, at the age of 87 years, 4 months, and 4 days.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Esther Keltner Brock on December 25, 2009, and by two children, Sharon Brock and Ronnie Brock.

He attended Columbia First Church of the Nazarene and was a retired farmer.

Survivors include the following:
  • Three sons: James (Kay) Brock of Nashville, TN; Ralph (Dean) Brock of Campbellsville, KY; and Tom (Jean) Brock of Milltown, KY

  • Four daughters: Sheila (Jerry) Kinslow of Glasgow, KY; and Shirley (Buddy) Stilts, Doris (Barney) Janes, Darlene (Robert) Baker all of Milltown, KY

  • Four brothers: Gilbert and Lester Brock both of Columbia, KY; Eugene Brock of Shepherdsville, KY; and Arvis Brock of Louisville, KY

  • Three sisters: Maerene Shirley, Juanita Day and Wanda Holmes, all of Columbia, KY

  • Seventeen grandchildren

  • Fifteen great grandchildren

  • Several nieces, nephews and friends.

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

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