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Mark Thrasher, Cumberland Co. native (1953-2011)

He was a native of Burkesville, KY, born into a large, respected Cumberland Co., KY, family

Mark Thrasher, 58, of Glasgow, KY, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

Funeral services will be on Friday, June 24, 2011, at 2pmCT, at Ballou and Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main ST, Burkesville, KY, with Marty Edwards officiating. Burial will be in the Stockton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10amCT until funeral hour on Friday, June 24, 2011, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, in Burkesville.

Mark Thrasher, Cumberland Co. native (1953-2011)

Mark was born in Burkesville, Cumberland Co., KY, on Wednesday, January 7, 1953. He was the son of the late Estell Tweedy Thrasher, and the late Benton Thrasher. He died Wednesday, June 22, 2011, in Glasgow, Barren Co., KY, at the age of 58 years, 5 months, and 15 days.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one sister, Lisa Thrasher.

Survivors include the following:
  • His wife: Alice Edwards Thrasher, Glasgow, KY

  • One son: John Mark Thrasher of Glasgow, KY

  • Two daughters: Brandy (Andrew) Smith of Edmonton, KY; and Lori Westmoreland of Glasgow, KY

  • Three brothers: Michael Thrasher of Burkesville, KY; Timmy Thrasher of Edmonton, KY; Tommy (Stacy) Thrasher of Burkesville, KY

  • One sister: Gail (Jimmy) Watt of Smith Grove, KY

  • Three brothers in law: Jerry (Shari) Edwards of Hardyville, KY; Kenneth (Barbara) Edwards of Lexington, KY; Marty (Ruby) Edwards of Hardyville, KY

  • One granddaughter: Khloe Westmoreland

  • One grandson: Avrie Thrasher

  • His mother in law: Shirley Edwards of Hardyville, KY

  • A host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, Burkesville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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