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Mildred Pickett Sandusky, 84, Adair Co. KY (1930-2015)

She was a retired school teacher beloved by the hundreds of students so fortunate as to passed through her classes. She was a member of the Columbia United Methodist Church and was a member of an outstanding Adair County, KY, family. She was the daughter of the late Garlan & Avis Edwards Pickett and the widow of Charles Sandusky. She leaves two direct living descendants, sons John and Charlie Sandusky.
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Mildred Sandusky, 84, of Columbia, died Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 2:05amET, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY.

Funeral service will be Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 11amCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, with Bro. Neil Janes officiating. Burial will be in Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 2pmCT, Friday, September 11, at the funeral home.

Mildred Pickett Sandusky, 84, Adair Co. KY (1930-2015)

She was born December 8, 1930, in Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Garlan & Avis Edwards Pickett. She died Wednesday, September 9, 2015, in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, KY, at the age of 84 years, nine months, and one day.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles R. Sandusky, on May 9, 1996; one brother, Willard Pickett; and one sister, Launa Smith.

She was a member of Columbia United Methodist Church and a retired teacher of the Adair County School System.

Survivors include:
  • Two sons: John Sandusky of Glendale, KY; and Charlie Sandusky of Louisville, KY

  • Two nieces: Lana Glasgow of Columbia, KY; and Lisa Riley of Glasgow, KY

  • One nephew: Mitchie Pickett of Highland Heights, KY

  • Several other relatives and friends
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Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements

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Mildred Pickett Sandusky, 84, Adair Co., KY (1930-2015)

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