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Lucille West, Adair County, KY (1929-2013)

She was a member of Columbia First Church of the Nazarene and retired from Fruit of the Loom. She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded family. She leaves 37 direct living descendants

Lucille West, 83, of Columbia, KY, died Monday, February 25, 2013 at 7:05pmCT, at the Westlake Regional Hospital in Columbia, KY.

Funeral service: Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 11amCT/12pm noon ET, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Jerry Cline and Rev. David Kemp officiating. Burial will be in Pellyton Cemetery, 100 Pellyton East Road, Pellyton, KY. Visitation after 3:30pmCT/4:30pmET, Wednesday, February 27 2013.

Casket Bearers: Grandsons.

Lucille West, Adair County, KY (1929-2013)

She was born May 22, 1929. She was the daughter of late Ernest and Lula Humphrey Ellis. She died Monday, February 25, 2013, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of the 83 years, 9 months, and 3 days.

She was a member of Columbia First Church of the Nazarene and retired from Fruit of the Loom.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Evelyn Robertson.

Survivors include:
  • Two sons: Freeman (Joyce) West of Columbia and Richard West of Lexington, KY

  • Two daughters: Phyllis Gooden and Nancy (Kelly) Ellis all of Columbia, KY

  • One sister: Helen Werner of Jeffersonville, IN

  • Fourteen grandchildren

  • Seventeen great grandchildren

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

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Lucille West, Adair County, KY (1929-2013)

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