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Shirley Fancher (Ferguson) Erwin, Metcalfe Co., KY (1937-2018)

November 22, 1937 ~ August 7, 2018 (Age 80)
She was a homemaker, retired from Metcalfe Health Care and of the Baptist Faith. She was the daughter of the late Sanford Ferguson & Katie Cawthorn Ferguson, and the widow of Maxie Fancher and Micky Erwin. She was the matriarch of a large, respected Metcalfe County family. Her direct descendants number a total of 20 children and grandchildren, plus several great grandchildren.
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Shirley Fancher Erwin age 80 of Glasgow passed away on Tuesday August 7, 2018 at the TJ Samson Community Hospital.

Funeral services will be held 3pmCT, Friday, August 10, 2018, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Houk cemetery. Visitation will be 3pm-8pmCT, Thursday, August 9, 2018, and after 9amCT, Friday until time for the service at the funeral home.

Shirley Fancher (Ferguson) Erwin, Metcalfe Co., KY (1937-2018)

She was the daughter of the late Sanford Ferguson & Katie Cawthorn Ferguson. She was born November 22, 1937. She died Tuesday, August 7, 2018, in Glasgow, Barren County, KY, at the age of 80 years, eight months, and 16 days.

She was a homemaker, retired from Metcalfe Health Care and of the Baptist Faith. She is survived by:
  • Five sons - Dennis (Mary) Fancher of Indianapolis, IN; Joey Fancher of Glasgow, KY; Chris Fancher of Edmonton, KY; Scotty (Laura) Fancher of Covington, and Ricky (Angie) Erwin of Edmonton, KY

  • Two daughters - Pam Fancher of Edmonton, KY; and Kim (Bobby) Frye of Glasgow, KY

  • Two sisters - Neil Flowers of Glasgow, KY; and Joyce Goodman of Elizabethtown, KY

  • Fifteen grandchildren - Daniel Fancher, Julie Elliott, Vicky Thomas, Maxie Fancher, Joey Fancher, Jeff Fancher, Tiffany Wilkerson, Larry Froedge, Jonathan Abston, Ravyn Abston, Michael Brooks, Michelle Erwin, Colton Erwin, Bradley Frye and April Hook

  • Several great grandchildren
Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her husbands Maxie Fancher and Micky Erwin; two sons, Timmy (Doodle) and Dwight Fancher; a sister Jennie Ferguson and a brother Lanus Ferguson.

Send condolences to the family of Shirley Fancher Ferguson Erwin

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Shirley Fancher (Ferguson) Erwin, Metcalfe Co., KY (1937-2018)

2018-08-07 - 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY - Photo from Butler Funeral Home.

Shirley Fancher (Ferguson) Erwin, Metcalfe Co., KY (1937-2018)

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