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Roy Hartzell Branstetter, 89, Edmonton, KY (d. Nov. 3, 2012)

He was a member of a prominent, highly regarded Metcalfe County, KY, family, the son of the late Willie Green and Bertha Payne Branstetter. He leaves 10 direct living descendants. He operated Edmonton Farm Supply for many years in Edmonton. He was a member of the South Edmonton Church of Christ
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Roy Hartzell Branstetter age 89 of Edmonton died Saturday, November 3, 2012 at NHC in Glasgow, KY.

Funeral services will be held 11amCT, Thursday, November 8, 2012, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Summer Shade Cemetery, Summer Shade, KY. Visitation will be 5pm-8pmCT, Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at the funeral home.

He was the son of the late Willie Green and Bertha Payne Branstetter.

He operated Edmonton Farm Supply for many years in Edmonton. He was a member of the South Edmonton Church of Christ.

He is survived by the following:
  • Two children: Fowler and wife Katie Branstetter of Edmonton, KY; and Frances and husband Barry Edwards of Glasgow, KY

  • Two sisters: Opal Howard of Lexington, KY; and Christine Pierce of Louisville, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Stacy (Greg) Smith of Glasgow, KY; Emily (Kevin) Hartmann of Illinois; Andrea Branstetter of Lexington, KY; and Kevin Branstetter of Cary, North Carolina

  • Four great grandchildren: Barrett Smith, Lauren Robison, Braden Hartmann and Conner Hartmann.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Ruby. Four brothers and two sisters. Raymond, Paul, Wallace and Edward Branstetter, Elsie Hodges and Nelda Norris.

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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