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Reid Welsh, Metcalfe Co., KY (1938-2014)

He was a native of Cumberland County, KY, and a resident of Metcalfe County, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Lee and Dollie Riddle Welsh. He leaves five direct living descendants. He worked as a welder in the agricultural industry
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Reid Welsh, age 75, of Edmonton, died Monday, July 21, 2014, at T J Samson Hospital, Glasgow, KY.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 11amCT, at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, with Brother Gary Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin Wednesday July 23, 2014 at 3pmCT and continue at the funeral home until time of services on Thursday.

Reid Welsh, Metcalfe Co., KY (1938-2014)

Born Monday, September 12, 1938 in Cumberland County, KY, he was the son of the late Lee and Dollie Riddle Welsh. He died Monday, July 21, 2014, in Glasgow, Barren County, KY, at the age of 75 years, 10 months, and nine days.

He worked as a welder in the agricultural industry.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son: Michael Welsh (Angela), Edmonton, KY

  • One daughter, Janie Holmes (Tom), Glasgow, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Macy and Ben Welsh and Jack Holmes

  • Three brothers: Vernon, Legene, and Lonnie Welsh, all of Summer Shade, KY

  • One sister, Nelda Siddens, Glasgow, KY
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Myron Welsh; and one sister, Neva Estes.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Summer Shade Fire Department.

McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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