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Margarett Keltner, 90, Adair County, KY (1922-2012)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded Northwestern Adair County, KY, family. She was the widow of Curt Keltner. She leaves four direct living descendants. She was a member of the Jesus Name Church in Campbellsville, KY and was retired from Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, KY and was a homemaker
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Margarett Keltner, age 90, formerly of Moseley Drive of Columbia, KY passed away Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 2:25am at The Grandview Health and Rehab Center in Campbellsville, KY after several weeks illness.

Funeral servics will be Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 11amCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY with Elder Ronnie Gowen, Elder Jimmie Sharp and Elder Rueal Boils the officiating clergy. Interment in the Tarter's Chapel Cemetery, 4350 Milltown Road, Milltown, KY the family request visitation after 3:30 PM on Friday at the funeral home.

Margarett Keltner, 90, Adair County, KY (1922-2012)

She was born Sunday, June 18, 1922 in Trimble County, KY. She was the daughter of the late;Albert and Nellie Rowlett Perry of Bedford, KY. She died Thursday, October 25, 2012, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 90 years, 4 months, and 7 days.

She was preceded in death by her husband Curt Keltner on December 3, 2001 and by a daughter Peggy Sue Howard on November 1, 1997 two brothers and one sister, Raymond and Richard Perry and Blanche Wilson.

Mrs. Keltner is survived by the following:
  • Three daughters: Louise Boils and husband Elder Rueal of Campbellsville, KY; Joyce Bradshaw and husband Rondal of Campbellsville, KY; and Judy Boils and husband Bill of Decatur, Illinois

  • One granddaughter; Julie Howard George and husband Larry of Greensburg, KY

  • One special close friend: Teresa Aldridge of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Mrs. Keltner was a member of the Jesus Name Church in Campbellsville, KY and was retired from Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, KY and was a homemaker.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donations to the Tarter's Chapel Cemetery Fund and may be left at the funeral home.

Send a condolence to the family of Margarett Keltner

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY in charge of arrangements.

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