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Pauline Firkins Jessie, 79, Edmonton, KY (1936-2016)

She was a homemaker and member of the Grace Union Baptist Church. She was the daughter of the late Horace Gilford and Lurie Alice Gibbons Firkins and the widow of Maylon Jessie. She leaves 11 direct and two step living descendants.
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Pauline Firkins Jessie age 79 of Edmonton passed away Friday, April 15, 2016 at Commonwealth Regional Specialty Hospital in Bowling Green, KY.

Funeral services will be held 2pmCT, Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the White Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4pm until 8pmCT, Monday, April 18, 2016, and after 9amCT, Tuesday at the funeral home.

Pauline Firkins Jessie, 79, Edmonton, KY (1936-2016)

She was born October 24, 1936. She was the daughter of the late Horace Gilford and Lurie Alice Gibbons Firkins. She died Friday, April 15, 2016, in Bowling Green, Warren County, KY, at the age of 79 years, five months, and 22 days.

She was a homemaker and member of the Grace Union Baptist Church.

She is survived by the following:
  • Three sons: Donnie and wife Brenda Jessie, Wayne and wife Darlene Jessie and Lowell Jessie all of Edmonton, KY

  • One daughter: Sarah Lynn Garmon of Edmonton, KY

  • Two brothers: Roscoe Nelson Firkins of Washington and Clifford Firkins of Illinois.

  • Seven grandchildren: Isabelle Jessie, Heather Harris and husband Joseph of Edmonton, KY; Dustin Jessie of Edmonton, KY; Amber Jessie of Columbia, KY; Timothy Jessie of Glasgow, KY; and Bryan Garmon and Jason Garmon

  • Two step grandchildren: Jamie Johnson and wife Kasia of Indiana and Jenna Johnson of Bowling Green, KY
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Maylon Jessie; two sons, Timothy Edward Jessie and Anthony Lynn Jessie; a step son Ricky Lee Jessie; four brothers, Junior Raymond, Will Tom, Jewell Deph and Dennis Elwood Firkins; and two sisters, Lorene Fletcher and Jessephene McKinney.

Send condolences to the family of Pauline Firkins Jessie

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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