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Stanley Carney, Jr., 90, Columbia, KY (1926-206)

He was the patriarch of a large, highly regarded Adair County, KY, family. He was the son of the late Stanley and Grace Ross Carney. His wife, Christine Rice Carney, survives. He leaves 30 direct living descendants. He was a member of Knifley Christian Church and retired from W.H. Sandusky & Son Lumber.

Stanley Carney, Jr., 90, of Columbia, died Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 5:00 A.M. at his home.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 12pmNoonCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, with Bro. Darrell Jewell officiating. Burial will be in Green River Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery in Taylor County. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Tuesday, August 16, 2016.

Stanley Carney, Jr., 90, Columbia, KY (1926-206)

He was born July 9, 1926, in Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late Stanley and Grace Ross Carney. He died Sunday, August 14, 2016, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 90 years, one month, and five days.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Don Carney, two brothers, Mike and Charles Carney and one sister, Janet Sanders.

He was a member of Knifley Christian Church and retired from W.H. Sandusky & Son Lumber.

Survivors include:
  • His wife: Christine Rice Carney of Columbia, KY

  • One son: Dale (Kathy) Carney of Mitchellsburg, KY

  • A daughter-in-law: June Carney of Elkhorn, KY

  • One brother: Millard Carney of Campbellsville, KY

  • Four sisters: Margaret Carney of Campbellsville, KY; Lou Smith of Arizona, Kay Krug of Knifley, KY; and Cindy Williams of Elkhorn, KY

  • Ten grandchildren, including Shannon Thomas, whom they raised

  • Nineteen great-grandchildren

  • Several other relatives and friends
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate a donation to St. Jude Children's Hospital or Gideon Bibles. These may be made at the funeral home.

Send condolences to the family of Stanley Carney, Jr.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements

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