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Marilyn May, 67, Taylor Co., KY (1949-2016)

She was a licensed practical nurse, whose career was at Adair Memorial Hospital, Westlake Regional Hospital, and in the office of Dr. A.G. Herrera. She was a member of Columbia First Church of the Nazarene and attended Campbellsville Church of the Nazarene. She was the widow of Gilbert May. She leaves 12 direct living descendants. She was a native of Cincinnati, OH, a formerly lived in Columbia, KY, and was a resident of Campbellsville, KY, at the time of her death.
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Marilyn May, 67, of Campbellsville, formerly of Columbia, died Friday, July 29, 2016 at 11:48pmET at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, KY.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 11amCT, at Columbia First Church of the Nazarene, 1200 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Dwayne Lobb and Bro. Ron Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 4:30pmCT on Tuesday, August 2, 2016, and 6am-8:30amCT, Wednesday at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home and after 9amCT, Wednesday at the church.

Marilyn May, 67, Taylor Co., KY (1949-2016)

She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on January 26, 1949. She was the daughter of the late Wesley and Velma Carman Harrison. She died Friday, July 29, 2016, in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at the age of 67 years, six months, and three days.

Marilyn was a Licensed Practical Nurse, working at Adair Memorial Hospital, Westlake Regional Hospital and for Dr. A.G. Herrera. She was a member of Columbia First Church of the Nazarene and attended Campbellsville Church of the Nazarene.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert May; one son, Scott May; one brother, Jim Harrison and one sister, Elizabeth Harrison.

Survivors include:
  • One son: Greg (Karen) May of Russell County, KY

  • Two daughters: Leslie May of Columbia, Carolee (Mark) Courtwright of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two brothers: Ron Harrison of Scottsville, Mike Harrison of London, KY

  • One sister: Ruth Ann Burton of Campbellsville, KY

  • Nine grandchildren

  • And 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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