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Edna Lois Roy, 90, Russell Springs, KY (1927-2017)

She was a homemaker and a member of Pine Grove United Baptist Church. She was the matriarch of a respected Russell County, KY family. She was the daughter of the late Herschel & Della Chumbley Gosser. She leaves She leaves 21 direct living descendants.
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Edna Lois Roy, 90, of Russell Springs, died Thursday December 7, 2017 at the Russell County Hospital.

Funeral service for Edna Lois Roy will be at 1pmCT on Sunday December 10, 2017 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main St, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Joe Gosser officiating.

Visitation is scheduled from 6pmCT to 8pmCT on Saturday, December 9, and from 9amCT until the time of the funeral service on Sunday.

Edna Lois Roy, 90, Russell Springs, KY (1927-2017)

She was born February 27, 1927 in Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Herschel & Della Chumbley Gosser. She died Thursday, December 7, 2017, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 90 years, nine months, and 10 days.

Edna was a homemaker and a member of Pine Grove United Baptist Church.

Survivors include
  • Three children: Darrell (Paulette) Roy, Charles (Carol) Roy, and Anna (Danny) Terry, all of Russell Springs

  • Five grandchildren: Carrie (Gary) Russell, Jeremy (Ashley) Roy, Melissa (Todd) McGowan, Brandon (Nicki) Terry, Valerie Terry (Derek) Propes

  • Thirteen great grandchildren: Caleb & Abbie, Kylee, Emery, & Layton, Ayden & Aaron, Ellie, Brody, & Elsie, Eyan & Nathan London Bolin

  • One sister: Ruby Thomas, Morrow, Ohio

  • Two sisters-in-law: Erma Gosser, Burdean Gosser

  • One brother-in-law: Crawford Gosser
Send condolences to the family of Edna Lois Roy

Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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