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Ruth Pepper Chaney, Green County, KY (1924-2015)

Mrs. Chaney had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Sand Lick Separate Baptist Church. She was very active in her church. She worked at Jane Todd Crawford Hospital as a Nurse's Aide for many years. She was a caretaker and loved to farm. She leaves eight direct living descendants.
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Ruth Pepper Chaney was born Wednesday, May 14, 1924 in Green County, KY. She was the daughter of the late F.T. and Betty Berry Pepper. She departed this life Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital, in Greensburg, Green County, KY, having attained the age of 90 years, 11 months and eight days.

The funeral service will be at 10:30amCT, Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W Court Street, Greensburg, KY, with Rev. Meryl Young, Rev. Roger Pepper, Rev. Jerry Scott the officiating ministers. Visitation is 4pm-8pmCT, Friday, April 24, 2015 and after 7amCT, Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the funeral home. Interment will be Green County Memory Garden, Summersville, KY

Pallbearers: Garnett Beams, John Frank, Phillip Nunn, Tommy Pepper, Tom Davis, and Dewey Pepper.

Mrs. Chaney had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Sand Lick Separate Baptist Church. She was very active in her church. She worked at Jane Todd Crawford Hospital as a Nurse's Aide for many years. She was a caretaker and loved to farm.

She was united in marriage August 31, 1940 to Dennis Chaney, who preceded her in death March, 1988. She was also united in marriage January 7, 2006 to Ruhel Judd, who preceded her in death September, 2009.

Besides her parents and husbands, she is preceded in death by her daughter and son-in-law: Barbara and Billy Wheeler; one great granddaughter Landon Ruth Meece; six brothers: Crawford, Shreve, Morgan, Henry, Ralph and Paul Pepper, and three sisters: Oris Nunn, Evelyn Davis and Rosa Unger.

She is survived by the following:
  • One daughter and son-in-law: Betty and David Gaines of Frankfort, KY

  • One son: W.D. Chaney of Greensburg, KY

  • Two brothers and one sister-in-law: Glenn Pepper of Campbellsville, KY; and Eugene and Shirley Pepper of Greensburg, KY

  • One sister: Joann Ramsey of Glasgow, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Karen and Ed Meece of Livingston, Montana; Amy and Daniel Thompson of Frankfort, KY; and Josh Chaney of Greensburg, KY

  • Three great grandchildren: Edison Meece, Abbey Thompson and Grace Thompson
The family has requested that donations be made to the Sand Lick Separate Baptist Church or to Gideons International. These can be made at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home.

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Ruth Pepper Chaney, Green County, KY (1924-2015)

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