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Genelva Thrasher, Clinton Co., KY (d. 24 Feb 2016)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded Clinton County, KY, family. She is survived by her husband, Bob Thrasher. She leaves 31 direct living descendants, including one daughter, Shellie Elmore, Columbia, KY. She was a member of Cedar Hill United Methodist Church.
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Genelva Thrasher, age 77, of Albany,KY, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at Clinton County Hospital, Albany, KY.

Services will be at 2pmCT, Sunday, March 1, 2015, at Talbott Funeral Home, 1106 N Cross Street, Albany, KY with Rev. Bobby Grant and Rev. Wayne Shelley officiating. Final resting place will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Albany, KY. Visitation will be 6pm-9pmCT, Saturday, February 28, 2014, at Talbott Funeral Home.

She was a member of Cedar Hill United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Bob Thrasher, Albany, KY, and the following:
  • Four daughters: Janice Stearns, Park City, KY; Judy Cooper, Cave City, KY; Deborah Barrett-Weber, Albany,KY; and Shellie Elmore, Columbia, KY

  • One son, Jimmy Thrasher, Albany,KY

  • One sister: Geneva Cross, Albany, KY

  • Fourteen grandchildren

  • Twelve great-grandchildren
Talbott Funeral Home 1106 N Cross Street, Albany, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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