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Mary Helen Thrasher, Cumberland Co., KY (d. Aug. 26, 2011)

She was a member of a large, highly respected family with strong ties in Cumberland and Monroe Counties of Kentucky, and Macon Co., Tennsessee.
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Mrs. Mary Helen Lewis Thrasher, age 65, of Tompkinsville, Ky., formerly of Burkesville, Ky. passed away on Friday, August 26, 2011 at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville, TN.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Mary Helen Lewis Thrasher will be held on Wednesday August 31, 2011 at 10amCT in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY, with burial in the Fern Hill Family Cemetery in Monroe Co., KY. Visitation after 3pmCT on Monday, August 29, 2011, until service time on Wednesday.

She is survived by the following:
  • Her daughters: Becky (and William) Mahaney of Fountain Run, KY; Elizabeth "Beth" (and Chuck) Bray of Lafayette, TN;. and Amy (and Jeff) Gillentine of Tompkinsville, KY

  • Her sisters: Alta Lewis Sherrell of Marrowbone, KY, and Donna Sue Melton of Burkesville, KY

  • Eight grandchildren

  • Three great-grandchildren

  • Several nieces and nephews
Professional Services provided by Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY. Online condolences at

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Mary Helen Thrasher, Cumberland Co., KY (d. Aug. 26, 2011)

2011-08-28 - 601 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY - Photo from Norris-New Funeral Home.
Mary Helen Thrasher, Cumberland Co., KY (d. Aug. 26, 2011)

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