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Omia L. Bottoms, Liberty, KY - Adair Co., KY native (1916-2011)

She was a member of a large, respected North Adair County family with deep roots in Adair and Casey Counties. She was a member of the Liberty Tabernacle Church

Omia L. Bottoms, 94, passed away Monday August 1, 2011 at the Casey county Hospital, Liberty, KY.

Funeral services are 2pmET/1pmCT, Wednesday August 3, 2011 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville ST, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Morris Bryant officiating. Burial is in Dunbar Hill Cemetery, 122 Caldwell Ridge RD, Knifley, KY. Visitation Tuesday from 6pm-9pmET/5pm-8pmCT, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Pallbearers are Randy and Tommy Harrison, Billy and Mark Cundiff, Kenny and Jeremy Bottoms; and Jessie, Tracy, Terry and Johnny Brown and Danny Holcomb.

Omia L. Bottoms, Adair Co., KY native (1916-2011)

She was born in Adair Co., KY, Sunday, September 10, 1916. She was the daughter of the late Cornilus and Susan Burton Sallee. She died Monday August 1, 2011, in Liberty, Casey Co., KY, at the age of 94 years, 10 months, and 22 days.

She was the widow of Roy Bottoms and member of the Liberty Tabernacle Church.

Survivors include the following:
  • Four sons: Buel and (Faye) Bottoms of Columbia, KY; and Earl and (Helen) Bottoms , Phillip Bottoms and Jerry Bottoms all three of Liberty, KY

  • Five daughters: Mary Bottoms of Columbus, IN; Dorothy Brown of Columbia, KY, Norma and (Harold) Holcomb of Hope, IN;, and Margaret Staples and Brenda and (Larry) Neat both of Liberty, KY

  • Twenty six grandchildren

  • Several great grandchildren

  • Several great great grandchildren

  • Sister: Emma Hancotte of Nottingham, PA
In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by two daughter, Donna Sue and Barbara Ann Bottoms ; two sons, Robert and William Bottoms; five brothers, Arvil, Willie, Buford, Harvey and Newell Sallee and three sisters, Ethel, Annie and Rosie.

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

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