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Pearl Mae Irvin, 73, Russell County, KY (1941-2014)

She was a native of Russell Springs, KY, and a resident of the city at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Ada Roy Shepherd and Lucian Shepherd. She leave 18 direct descendants. She was of Baptist faith and a Homemaker.
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Pearl Mae Irvin, 73, of Russell Springs, KY, passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2014, at her residence.

Funeral services will be Saturday, December 20, 2014, at 10amCT, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Wayne Keith and Bro. Scott Proctor officiating. Interment will be in the Tarter Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6pmCT, on Friday, December 19, 2014, at Wilson Funeral Home in Russell Springs.

Pearl Mae Irvin, 73, Russell Springs, KY (1941-2014)

Pearl was born in Russell Springs, Russell County, Kentucky on September 27, 1941, a daughter of the late Ada (Roy) and Lucian Shepherd. She died Wednesday, December 17, 2014, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 73 years, two months, and 20 days.

She was of Baptist faith and a Homemaker.

She is survived by the following:
  • Four daughters: Vickie Redmon, of Russell Springs, KY; Belinda Rice, of Columbia, KY; Donna Jean Willis, of Columbia, KY; and Lisa Hadley, of Russell Springs, KY

  • A son: Frankie Irvin, of Russell Springs, KY

  • Thirteen grandchildren and host of great-grandchildren

  • A sister: Helen Rigney, of Columbia, KY

  • A brother: Roy Shepherd
She was preceded in death by one brother, J.T. Shepherd and 3 sisters, Norma Jasper, Gladys Irvin and Dorothy Scales.

Send a condolence to the family of Pearl Mae Irvin

Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY in charge of arrangements.

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