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Mrs. Bertha Nell Blakeman, 101, Green Co., KY (1911-2012)

She was the matriarch of a highly regarded Green County, KY family, and a member of the Greensburg Methodist Church
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Mrs. Bertha Nell Blakeman, 101 years, Greensburg, KY, departed this life Thursday, March 15, 2012 at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital in Greensburg, KY.

The funeral service was held at 2pmCT, Saturday, March 17, 2012, at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY, with Rev. Dale Curry the officiating clergy.

Pallbearers: Donnie Hancock, Wendell Hancock, John Blakeman II, Roy Pruitt, Kevin Skillern, and Freddy Blakeman.

Mrs. Bertha Nell Blakeman, Green Co., KY (1911-2012)

Mrs. Bertha Nell Blakeman was born January 28, 1911 in Green County, KY. She was the daughter of the late John and Laura Walker Hancock. She departed this life Thursday, March 15, 2012in Greensburg, Green County, KY, having attained the age of 101 years, 1 month and 17 days.

Mrs. Blakeman had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Greensburg Methodist Church.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Blakeman; daughter, Roseanna Yvonne Reinholtz; and granddaughter, Yvonne Jeannette Free. She is survived by the following:
  • One son: John Stanley Blakeman

  • Four grandsons: John Blakeman II of Puerto Rico, Jonathon Blakeman of Chicago, Illinois; Curtis Reinholtz of Illinois and Martin Buddee

  • Plus a host of other relatives and friends
Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY, was in charge of arrangements.

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Mrs. Bertha Nell Blakeman, 101, Green Co., KY (1911-2012)

2012-03-19 - 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home.

Mrs. Bertha Nell Blakeman, 101, Green Co., KY (1911-2012)

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