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Judy Kay Gower, 74, Adair County, KY (1941-2016)

She was a native of Pollard, AR, and a resident of Columbia, KY, a the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Arthur & Gladys Roberts. She was a retired beautician and of the Baptist faith. She leaves nine direct living descendants.
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Judy Kay Gower, 74 years,a resident of Columbia, KY for the past three years and a native of Pollard, Arkansas passed away Monday, March 28, 2016 at her home in Columbia, KY.

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Pollard, Arkansas Cremation has been chosen.

Judy Kay Gower, 74, Adair County, KY (1941-2016)

She was born April 22, 1941 in Pollard, Clay County, AR. She was the daughter of the late Arthur & Gladys Roberts. She died Monday, March 28, 2016, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 74 years,11 months, and six days.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Shirley Perron and a brother Doug Roberts.

She is survived locally by a daughter, Tonya Hayes and husband Dean of Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • One son: Scott Gower and wife Kim of Little Rock, AR

  • Three sisters: Carol (Ted) Sperling, Kathy (Joe) Bashore, Connie (Bruce) Segland

  • Three brothers: Mike (Sue) Roberts, Jim (Pam) Roberts, Terry (Jackie) Roberts

  • Four grandchildren:Dustin Bradshaw, Jordon Hayes, Nikki and Morgan Gower

  • Four great grandchildren
Judy was a retired beautician and a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Piggott, AR.

This obituary is a courtesy to the family by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY.

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