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Alverta Hubbard, 82, Metcalfe County, KY (d. Dec. 13, 2013)

She was the matriarch of a highly regarded Metcalfe County, KY, family. She was the daughter of the late Eugene and Myrtie Jeffries Edwards. She was a member of the Sulphur Springs Baptist Church. She was saved at the age of 15 and was married to Albert Hubbard on October 19, 1947; their marriage endured 54 years.
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Alverta Hubbard, 82, Edmonton, KY, passed away Friday, December 13, 2013 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

Funeral services will be held 1pmCT, Monday, December 16, 2013, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4pm-8pmCT, Sunday, December 15, 2013, and after 9amCT, Monday, December 16, 2013, at the funeral home.

She was the daughter of the late Eugene and Myrtie Jeffries Edwards. She was a member of the Sulphur Springs Baptist Church.

They were married for 54 years when he passed away March 16, 2003. They had been charter members of Edmonton Worship Center for several years when Albert died. They had six children. Surviving are:
  • Their children: Terry and wife Kim Hubbard and Stevie and wife Kay Hubbard all of Edmonton; Jeaniene and husband Fred Shirley of Glasgow. Marcella and husband Dr. Gary Ervin of Greensburg, KY; Teresa and husband Jack Shive of Edmonton and Stella and husband Mark Ballou of Murfreesboro, TN

  • One brother Eugene Wayne Edwards of Edmonton, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Misty Young, Ashley Adamson, Lauran Decker and Megan Ballou

  • Seven great grandchildren and several step great grandchildren.
Besides her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a grandson Allen Hubbard and two sisters. Luvenia Joy and Lula Mae Cottrill

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, in charge of arrangements

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