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Irene Gilvin Peters, 87, Clarksville, IN/Adair Co., KY native (1929-2017

She was the daughter of the late Davis & Gladys Scott Keltner and the widow of Richard Gilvin. She leaves 11 direct living descendants, including a daughter, Juanita Goble of Columbia, KY.
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Irene Keltner Gilvin Peters, 87, of Clarksville, IN, died Sunday, February 12, 2017 at Riverview Village in Clarksville.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 12pmNoonCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Nathaniel Roemer officiating. Burial will be in Tarter's Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be after 10amCT, Wednesday.

Casket bearers: Terry Keltner, Barney Janes, Tom Brock, Ralph Brock, Richard Goble & Rick Osborne

Irene Gilvin Peters, 87, Clarksville, IN/Adair Co., KY native (1929-2017)

She was born November 10, 1929, in Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Davis & Gladys Scott Keltner. She died Sunday, February 12, 2017, in Clarksville, IN, at the age of 87 years, three months, and two days.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Gilvin, one son, Stanley Gilvin, two brothers, Lenus & William Keltner, and two sisters, Esther Brock & Myrtle Richard. She was of the Pentecostal faith & a seamstress.

Survivors include:

  • One daughter: Juanita Goble of Columbia, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Donald Goble of Columbia, KY; Angela Goble of Meade County, KY; Richard Goble of Louisville, KY; and Cynthia Highland of Louisville, KY

  • Five great-grandchildren

  • One great-great-grandchild

  • Two brothers: Weldon Keltner of Columbia, KY, and Jody Keltner of Campbellsville, KY

  • One sister: Josephine Rigney of LaGrange, KY

  • Send condolences to the family of Irene Keltner Gilvin Peters

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

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