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Mrs. Janet (Carter) Martin Edwards, LaRue County, Kentucky (1934-2017)

She was the daughter of the late Sidney L. & Lura Ethel (Atwell) Carter, and the widow of first Maxie Eudell Martin and later David Edwards. She leaves eight direct living descendants. Her final resting place will be in Mt. Sherman Cemetery.
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Mrs. Janet (Carter) Martin Edwards, 83 of Hodgenville, KY, departed this life on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Sunrise Manor in Hodgenville.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Edwards on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 12pmNoonCT/1pmET, in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Road, Campbellsville, KY. Burial will follow in the Old Mt. Sherman Cemetery, Larue County. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, October 13, from 10amCT/11amET until time for the funeral.

Mrs. Janet (Carter) Martin Edwards, Hodgenville, KY (1934-2017)

Mrs. Janet (Carter) Martin Edwards of Hodgenville, LaRue County, KY, was born on February 15, 1934. She was the daughter of the late Sidney L. & Lura Ethel (Atwell) Carter. She departed this life on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Sunrise Manor in Hodgenville, LaRue County, KY, at the age of 83 years, seven months, and 26 days of age. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a son: Douglas Martin in 2017 and a husband, Maxie Eudell Martin; Later, she married David Edwards, who also preceded her is death.

She leaves to mourn her passing:
  • Two children: Terry L. Martin and Joyce Satterly, both of Hodgenville,

  • Seven brothers and sisters: Hugh Carter of Hodgenville, KY; Tommy Carter of Hodgenville, KY; James Carter of Hodgenville, KY; Shirley Warren of Louisville, KY; Freddy Carter of Hodgenville, KY; Robert Peace of Hodgenville, KY; and James Peace, Jr. of Elizabethtown, KY

  • Four grandchildren

  • Two great-grandchildren

  • And a host of other family and close friends.
Send condolences to the family of Mrs. Janet (Carter) Martin Edwards L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Road, Campbellsville, KY

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