Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Minnie Catherine England, Adair County, KY (1928-2012)

She was a member of a large, respected South Adair County, KY, family. Mrs. England was a member of the Antioch United Methodist Church and was a retired sewing machine operator having worked at Fruit of Loom, Osh Kosh and Bob Evans before her retirement.

Minnie Catherine England, age 83 years of the Chance Community passed away Sunday April 1, 2012 at 11:59pm the Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, KY after several months illness.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 2pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Elbert Hadley and Bro. Roger Garner, the officiating clergy.Interment in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery, 54 Chestnut Grove Road, Breeding, KY. The family request visiting after 4pmCT, on Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Minnie Catherine England, Adair County, KY (1928-2012)

She was born Wednesday, May 2, 1928 in Sparksville, Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late: Mont and Nona Coomer Sparks of Adair County, KY. She died April 1, 2012, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 83 years, 10 months, and 29 days.

She was the widow of Avery England who preceded her in death on July 10, 2010 and by an infant daughter: Brenda Marie England in 1945.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: Kenneth England and wife Beverly of Columbia, KY; and Glyn Engand and wife Janice of Columbia, KY

  • Two daughters: Kathy Pelston and husband Lowell of Columbia, KY; andCharlotte Bryant of Columbia, KY

  • One brother: Ernest Sparks of Columbia, KY

  • One sister: Nancy Fudge Lacy of Louisville, KY

  • Eight grandchildren: Kenny Dale England, Talisha England, Sherica Karnes, Brent Pelston, Bradley Pelston, Bart Pelston, David Parnell and Jennifer Parnell

  • Eight great grandchildren

  • and by one nephew and one niece and a host of friends
Mrs. England was a member of the Antioch United Methodist Church and was a retired sewing machine operator working at Fruit of Loom, Osh Kosh and Bob Evans.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements. This obituary may be viewed and a guest book signed online at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home online

This story was posted on 2012-04-02 16:54:44


Quick Links to Popular Features


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.