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Martha Wilham, 61, Lebanon, KY (1957-2018)

Martha Jean (Simpson) Wilham, of Lebanon, passed away on Sunday, September 23, 2018, at her residence. She was 61 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with Bro. David Terwilliger officiating. Burial will follow in Wilham Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11amET to 1pmET on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Born on September 1, 1957, in Marion County, Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late James Bernard and Allie Mary Sallee Simpson. Martha was a homemaker.

She is survived by a daughter, Vickie Hale of Liberty; a son, Matthew (Kayla) Wilham of Russell Springs; and six grandchildren, Matthew, Dixie, April, Brycin, Sondra and James. Other survivors include three sisters, Louise Orberson of Bradfordsville, Dorothy Cox of Lebanon and Lois Simpson of Lebanon; and a brother, Junior Wilham of Liberty.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her spouse, Otis Wilham; a son, Clayton Wilham; two sisters, Rose Mary Sallee and Betty Simpson; and a brother, Robert Dale Simpson.

Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to assist the family with Ms. Wilham's funeral expenses to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at

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Martha Wilham, 61, Lebanon, KY (1957-2018)

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