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Olowene Decker Elmore, 78, Casey County, KY (1939-2017)

She was the daughter of the late Claude Decker & Mattie Murphy Murphy Robinson, and the widow of Vallace Denton Elmore. She was a homemaker. She leaves seven direct living descendants.
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Olowene Decker Elmore, 78, of Liberty, KY, passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2017, at Casey County Hospital, Liberty.

A memorial service will be held at 1pmCT/2pmET, on Friday, January 5, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

Olowene Decker Elmore, Casey County, KY (1939-2017)

She born on July 18, 1939, in Casey Co., KY. She was a daughter of the late Claude Decker & Mattie Murphy Robinson. She died Sunday, December 31, 2017, in Liberty, Casey County, KY, at the age of 78 years, five months, and 13 days.

Olowene was a homemaker.

She is survived by:
  • A daughter: Robin (Gary) Preston of Cincinnati, Ohio

  • A son: Brent (Cheryl) Elmore of Liberty, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Margaret Anne Elmore, Paul Montgomery and Andrew Montgomery

  • Two great-grandchildren: Cooper and Cameron

  • Two sisters: Evelyn Hatmaker and Juanita Elam, both of Tennessee

  • A brother: Johnny Decker of Indiana
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Vallace Denton Elmore

Send condolences to the family of Olowene Decker Elmore

McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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