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Mrs. Stella Wray Booher, Cumberland Co., KY (1917-2011)

She was a homemaker, a farmer, and oldest member of The Highland Chapel United Methodist Church in Cumberland Co., KY

Mrs. Stella Wray Booher age 94, of The Grider Community in Cumberland County Kentucky passed away Friday October 14, 2011 at the Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville, KY.

Funeral services will be conducted Sunday October 16, 2011 at 2pmCT in The Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with Rev. Robert Morris and Rev. Ed Montgomery officiating. Burial will be in the Burkesville Cemetery. Special music will be by Libby Mullinix. The family will receive friends after 4pmCT, on Saturday October 15, 2011 until the funeral hour on Sunday.

Pallbearers: Steve Wheat, Darrell Spears, Jimmy Riddle, Dennis Henson, Lawrence Nettles, Nicki Spears.

Honorary pallbearers: All men of the church.

Mrs. Stella Wray Booher, Cumberland Co., KY (1917-2011)

She was born on Friday, April 27, 1917 in the Lewis Creek Community of Cumberland Co., KY. She was the daughter of Jim D. and Exona Burns Wray. She died Friday, October 14, 2011, at the age of 94 years, 5 months, and 17 days.

She was a homemaker, farmer, and oldest member of The Highland Chapel United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Love Fount Booher, son, Jimmy Booher, son-in-law, Ingram Clint Carter, siblings, Jesse Wray and Della Carter, nephew Ralph Carter.

She is survived by the following:
  • Her daughter: Glenda Booher Carter, Burkesville, KY

  • Granddaughter: Renata (and Bruce) Henson, Burkesville, KY

  • Great grandson, Jordan Henson, Burkesville, KY
In lieu of Flowers the family would prefer contributions to The Highland Chapel United Methodist Church in her memory.

Professional Services provided by Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY.

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