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Mary Lee Cundiff, Adair County, KY (1930-2012)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded Adair County, KY, family. She leaves 13 direct living descendants and was expecting an additional great grandchild. She was a member of the Columbia Christian Church and was retired from First National Bank in Columbia, KY
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Mary Lee Cundiff, 82, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 2:13pm. at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 11amCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Raymond Martin and Bro. Terry White officiating. Burial will be in Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT,. Monday, September 17, 2012, at the funeral home.

Casket Bearers: Jesse Loy, Dennis Loy, Paul Hunter Cundiff, Bruce Cundiff, Robert Montgomery, and Russell Montgomery.

Honorary casket bearers: Charles Barnes, Charles Sparks, K.I. Riddle, Bobby Morrison, Tommy Cook, Daniel Nissley, Charles Jessee, Billy Rodgers, and Greg Thomas.

Mary Lee Cundiff, Adair County, KY (1930-2012)

She was born Thursday, July 24, 1930, in Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Rollin and Virgie Corbin Montgomery. She died Saturday, September 15, 2012, in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, KY, at the age of 82 years, 1 month, and 22 days.

She was a member of Columbia Christian Church and was retired from First National Bank.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Edwin Cundiff on July 1, 1980 Survivors include:
  • Two sons: Roger (Mitzi) Cundiff, and Randy (Stacy) Cundiff all of Columbia, KY

  • One sister: Bernice (Jesse) Loy of Columbia, KY

  • One brother: Robert (Joann) Montgomery of Columbia

  • Seven grandchildren: Jessica (Brandon) Cundiff, Jodie (Wes) Stephens, Jessica Loren Cundiff, Kyle (Chandler) Cundiff, Ethan Cundiff, Chase Coffey, Kristin (Casey) Wethington

  • Four great-grandchildren and was expecting her fifth great-grandchild in December
Send a condolence to the family of Mary Lee Cundiff

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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