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Bro. Buford Hadley, Adair County, KY (1939-2013)

Bro. Hadley was the beloved minister of the Melson Ridge Separate Baptist Church for over 25 years, he was also a farmer and was a member of the Oleika Shrine Temple, Columbia Lodge # 96, Past Master of Glensfork Masonic Lodge, a member of the Order of Eastern Star Russell 432 in Jamestown , KY. He was a member of a highly regarded South Adair County, KY, family. He leaves 6 direct living descendants
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Bro. Buford Hadley age 74 of the Cundiff Community of Adair County passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 2:40pmCT, at the Russell County Hospital in Russell Springs, KY after several months illness.

The funeral service Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 10:30amCT/11:30amET, at Stotts-Phelps- McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Michael Helm the officiating clergy. Burial will be in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY.The family requests visitation after 3pmCT/4pmET on Friday, November 29, 2013, at the funeral home.

Bro. Buford Hadley, Adair County, KY (1939-2013)

He was born Sunday, May 7, 1939 in Cundiff, Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late Loren and Annie Cundiff Hadley. He died Tuesday, November 26, 2013, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 74 years, 6 months, and 19 days.

He is survived by his wife, Margaret Ellen Sims Hadley, of Cundiff, KY, and the following:
  • One daughter: Kimberly and husband Samuel Poteet of Old Hickory, TN

  • One son: Mark Hadley of Bowling Green, KY

  • One sister: Mary E. Hadley of Columbia, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Luke Hadley, Jeremiah Poteet, Josiah Poteet

  • Several nieces and nephews and by one special niece Adrian D. Hadley
He was preceded in death by one sister: Jessie Sullivan

Bro. Hadley was the minister of the Melson Ridge Separate Baptist Church for over 25 years, he was also a farmer and was a member of the Oleika Shrine Temple, Columbia Lodge # 96, Past Master of Glensfork Masonic Lodge, a member of the Order of Eastern Star Russell 432 in Jamestown, KY.

Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the Melson Ridge Separate Baptist Church Building Fund and may be left at the funeral home.

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

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