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Mary Evelyn Chelf, Taylor Co., KY (1920-2013)

She was the matriarch of a large, respected family. She leaves 43 direct living descendants spanning 4 generations
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Mary Evelyn Chelf, 93, Campbellsville, KY, died Saturday, December 7, 2013, at the Grandview Nursing Home, Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Evelyn Chelf will be held at 10amCT/11amET, Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, with burial in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitaation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, at the funeral home.

Mary Evelyn Chelf, Taylor Co., KY (1920-2013)

She was born Tuesday, August 3, 1920. She died Saturday, December 7, 2013, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 93 years, 4 months, and 3 days.

She is survived by the following:
  • Five children and spouses: Floyd and Mary Chelf of Louisville, KY; Roger Chelf of Missouri; Greg and Connie Chelf of Campbellsville, KY; Carolyn and Dallas Propes of Liberty, KY; Linda and Roger Withers of Campbellsville, KY

  • Fifteen grandchildren

  • Sixteen great grandchildren

  • And seven great-great-grandchildren

  • A special friend: Bernetta Chelf
Send a condolence to the family of Mary Evelyn Chelf

The Lyon-Dewitt Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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