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Martin Thrasher, Cumberland Co., KY (1925-2013)

He was a member of Sexton Fork Baptist Church, a former employee of Tyson Bearing, a veteran of World War II serving in the Navy, and was the commander of the American Legion Post in Burkesville, KY
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Martin Thrasher age 87 of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at Cumberland County Hospital, Burkesville, KY.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 2pmCT/3pmET, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St. Burkesville, Kentucky with Bro. Peyton Slavens and Bro. Eddie Wilson officiating. Burial in Modoc Cemetery. Family requests visitation after 11amCT/12pm noon ET, on Monday, March 25, 2013 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, Burkesville.

Pallbearers: Truesdale Crawley, Patrick Crawley, Terry Riley, Jeff Pickens, John Crawley, Thomas Chandler.

Honorary Pallbearers: J.R. Thacker, Ricky Fletcher, Jeremy Wright, Frank Wright, J.D. Wright, Dale Cross, Lloyd Cross, Tony Nation, Robert Burns, Finis Hardin, Phillip Holman, Jerry Gilbert, Earl Rush, Joe Flannigan.

Martin Thrasher, Cumberland Co., KY (1925-2013)

Martin Thrasher was born on Saturday, May 16, 1925 in Cumberland County, KY. He was the son of the late Uriah and Lula Spears Thrasher. He died March 24, 2013, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 87 years, 10 years, and 8 days.

He was a member of Sexton Fork Baptist Church, a former employee of Tyson Bearing, a veteran of World War II serving in the Navy, and was the commander of the American Legion Post in Burkesville, KY.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one son, Ronnie Thrasher; brothers-in-law, J.H. Crawley, Robert Crawley, and Jesse Taylor; and one nephew, James Richard Taylor.

Survivors include the following:
  • His wife: Jamah Crawley Thrasher of Burkesville, KY

  • One daughter: Ronda Chandler and her husband Delbert of Tompkinsville, KY

  • One sister: Alice Taylor of Weldon, Illinois

  • Brothers in law and sisters in law: Festus Conley, Stella and Lloyd Cross, and Truesdale and Pat Crawley

  • and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends also survive
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, in charge of funeral arrangements.

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