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Mrs. Olive Roy, 90, Russell Springs, KY (d. June 24, 2013)

She was a homemaker and a member of the Pine Ridge United Baptist Church. She was the widow of Harlin Roy. She leaves 5 direct living descendants

Mrs. Olive Roy, 90, of the Gosser Ridge Community, Russell Springs, KY, died Monday, June 24, 2013, at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.

The funeral services will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, with interment in the Pine Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be after 10amCT/11amET, at the funeral home. The officiating clergy will be Bro. Joe Gosser and Bro. Larold Gosser.

She was a homemaker and a member of Pine Grove United Baptist Church. She is survived by the following:
  • One son: Artis Roy (wife Karen), Russell Springs, KY

  • Two half sisters: Ileen Walker, Alabama; and Vonnie Popplewell, Russell Springs, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Karla Turley (Robert), and Kyle Roy

  • Two great grandchildren: Jenna and Gabe Turley
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harlin Roy; her father, Oliver Gosser; mother, Docia Walters; step mother, Cindy Yeadon; two sisters, Veda Davis and Edna Roy; and two brothers, James and Garlin Gosser.

Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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