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Thelma Burris Matney Creason, Green Co., KY, (1935-2011)

She was a native of Adair County, KY. She was the matriarch of a large, respected family and was a member of the Maple Hill United Methodist Church.
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Mrs. Thelma Burris Matney Creason, 76, of Campbellsville, KY, departed this life on Thursday, December 29, 2011 at the Grandview Nursing Facility in Campbellsville. She was 76 years and three months of age.

The funeral services for Mrs. Thelma Burris Matney Creason will be conducted at 1pmCT, Saturday, December 31, 2011 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 201 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Maple Hill Cemetery. Chaplain Bob Craig, and Bro. Ron Young will be officiating. Visitation is requested after 9amCT, Saturday, December 31, 2011, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home until time of the funeral service.

Pallbearers: Daniel Matney, DeCarr Matney, Chris Matney, Jason Elmore, Ben Elmore, Chris Williams,Terry Morgan, and Mark Hanson.

Thelma Burris Matney Creason, Green Co., KY (1935-2011)

Mrs. Thelma Burris Matney Creason was the daughter of the late Merkley D. Burris and Stella Mae Maupin Burris. She was born on September 29, 1935 in Adair County, Kentucky and departed this life on Thursday, December 29, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY. She was 76 years and three months of age.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Maple Hill United Methodist Church and was a homemaker.

She united in marriage to Dennis Lloyd Matney who preceded her in death.

To this union was born two daughters: Denise Morrison and her husband Logan of Greensburg, KY; and Teresa Matney Elmore of Campbellsville, KY; four sons: Danny Harold Matney and his wife Patsy, Ricky C. Matney and his wife Rosemary, and David Matney and his wife Cathy all of Greensburg, KY; and Mike Dewayne Matney who passed away on October 6, 1978.

She later united in marriage to Wesley Creason on May 5, 1984 who also preceded her in death on March 26, 1997.

Other survivors include; 16 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mrs. Creason was also preceded in death by siblings: Louise Dile and Ruia Matney.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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