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Gladys Hovious Overstreet, Adair County, KY (1918-2015)

She was born on Hovious Ridge Adair County, KY. She was a member of a highly regarded family. She was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Myrtie Perkins Hovious and the widow of John Thelbert Overstreet. She leaves 19 direct living descendants.

Gladys Overstreet, age 97, formerly of Campbellsville died Monday, May 11th in Bardstown, KY.

A graveside service was conducted at 1:30pmCT/2:30pmET Thursday May 14, 2015, at the Lebanon National Cemetery, 20 Highway 208, Lebanon, KY. The family request visitation 11am-1pmCT/12pm noon 2pmET, Thursday at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY.

Gladys Hovious Overstreet, Adair County, KY (1918-2015)

Gladys was born on April 6, 1918 on Hovious Ridge in Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Myrtie Perkins Hovious.

Her husband John Thelbert Overstreet died in 1959 and she was also preceded in death by four sons, John Benny Overstreet, Junior Dean Overstreet, William Luther Overstreet and Terry Glen Overstreet; a daughter, Wanda Sue Crockett; brothers, Marshall Hovious, Buel Hovious and Troy Hovious; half-brothers, Mont Hovious and Luther Alvin Hovious and a half-sister, Annie Ethel Holt. She is survived by one son, Charles Overstreet of Milford, KS, ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Send a condolence to the family of Gladys Hovious Overstreet

Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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