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Delma Lee McQueary, Russell Co., KY (1921-2012)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded Russell County family, the widow of Bro. Leland McQueary, a homemaker, and a member of the West 80 Church of God. She leaves 40 direct living descendants to mourn her passing

Delma Lee McQueary, 90, Blueberry Lane, Russell Springs, KY, died Saturday, march 17, 2012, at Fair Oaks Nursing Home, Jamestown, KY.

Funeral services will be at 1pmCT, Monday, March 19, 2012 at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Barry McQueary and Bro. Scott Proctor the officiating clergy. Burial will be in Bernard Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Sunday, March 18, 2012.

Delma Lee McQueary, Russell Co., KY (1921-2012)

She was born Thursday, December 8, 1921, in Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Susie Aaron Stephens and the late Charlie Stephens. She died Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Jamestown, Russell County, KY, at the age of 90 years, three months, and 9 days.

She was a homemaker and a member of the West 80 Church of God in Russell Springs, KY.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bro. Leland McQueary, and four sisters, Mallie Blankenship, Evenlyn George, Atra Stephens, and Colene Moran; one brother, Attis Stephens; and one son, Michael McQueary.

She is survived by the following:
  • Six children: Garry (Liana) McQueary, Russell Springs, KY; Donna Sue (Jim) Seaton, Greenfield, In; Shirley (Steve) Oliver, Bowling Green, KY; Bro. Barry (Patricia) McQueary, Independence, KY; Danny (Sue) McQueary, Russell Springs, KY; and Tony McQueary, Russell Springs, KY

  • Thirteen grandchildren

  • Eighteen great grandchildren

  • Three great great grandchildren

  • One brother: Pete Stephens, Russell Springs, KY
Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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