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Maxine Hurt Garmon, 88, Metcalfe Co., KY (1925-2014)

She lived a long and full life. She was a loving and caring wife and mother. She was a farm wife, and employee of Topps Mfg., 10 years, and Sorenson for 14 years, where she retired in 1982. She was employed by Home Care as a respite worker for 18 years. She worked in 25 homes and loved and thought of them as family. She resigned in 1998 to care for her husband, who was battling Alzheimer's. She lovingly cared for him 6 years, until his death in 2004.
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Maxine Hurt Garmon, age 88, of Edmonton, died Friday, September 5, 2014 at T J Samson Hospital, Glasgow, KY.

Funeral services will be Monday, September 8, 2014, at 1pmCT, at the Beaumont Methodist Church with Bro Joe Wilcoxson officiating; burial will follow in the Beaumont Cemetery. Visitation will begin Sunday, September 7, 2014, at 12pmCT, at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, and continue Monday from 7amCT until 10:30amCT at the funeral home and from 11amCT, until time of services at the church.

Maxine Hurt Garmon, 88, Metcalfe Co., KY (1925-2014)

She was born Saturday, November 14, 1925. She was the daughter of Pascal and Emma Shive Hurt. She died Friday, September 5, 2014, at the age of 88 years, nine months, and 22 days.

She married James S. Garmon, August 19, 1945 at the home of Rev. Lucian Romines. James preceded her in death, March 18, 2004.

She is survived by the following:
  • Three sons: Ted Garmon (special friend, Janis Davis), Glasgow, KY; Jimmy W. Garmon, Summer Shade, KY; and Jerry Mac Garmon, Edmonton, KY

  • Four grandsons: T. J. Garmon, Owensboro, KY; Wayne (Sheila) Garmon, Glasgow, KY; Jason Garmon, Glasgow, KY; and Chase Garmon, Edmonton, KY

  • Four great grandchildren: Hayley and Nickolos Garmon, Owensboro, KY; and Kristen and Lindsy Garmon, Glasgow, KY

  • One brother: Billy Hurt (Sue), Summer Shade, KY

  • One aunt: Delphia Coffey, Glasgow, KY

  • And several nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one half sister, Wilma Parke, one brother, Edward Hurt, and one sister, Cora Jennings.

She was a member of Beaumont United Methodist Church and was active until her health failed.

Memorials are suggested to the Beaumont Cemetery and can be left or sent to the funeral home.

Send a condolence to the family of Maxine Hurt Garmon

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

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