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Anna Abrams
B: 1948-03-19
D: 2017-05-12
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Abrams, Anna
Beth Conner
B: 1925-03-02
D: 2017-05-11
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Conner, Beth
Jerry Parker
B: 1962-06-16
D: 2017-05-05
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Parker, Jerry
Shannon McKeehan
B: 1975-06-16
D: 2017-05-02
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McKeehan, Shannon
Harold Renfro
B: 1926-01-24
D: 2017-04-29
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Renfro, Harold
Hubert Hatton
B: 1970-04-20
D: 2017-04-29
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Hatton, Hubert
Brandon Helton
B: 1987-03-22
D: 2017-04-26
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Helton, Brandon
Luther Ingram
B: 1946-05-04
D: 2017-04-26
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Ingram, Luther
Bula Williams
B: 1930-05-14
D: 2017-04-24
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Williams, Bula
Nannie Frances Miller
B: 1927-09-09
D: 2017-04-20
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Miller, Nannie Frances
William Lynch
B: 1963-05-04
D: 2017-04-20
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Lynch, William
Joyce Wallace
B: 1933-11-01
D: 2017-04-19
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Wallace, Joyce
Nancy Wilson
B: 1928-01-02
D: 2017-04-12
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Wilson, Nancy
Opal French
B: 1932-06-15
D: 2017-04-11
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French, Opal
Betty Mitchell
B: 1926-01-02
D: 2017-04-08
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Mitchell, Betty
Marvin Hicks
B: 1936-01-19
D: 2017-04-02
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Hicks, Marvin
Charles Sparks
B: 1952-04-08
D: 2017-03-31
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Sparks, Charles
Dora Haddix
B: 1961-03-21
D: 2017-03-30
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Haddix, Dora
Earlene Lamb
B: 1960-01-07
D: 2017-03-27
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Lamb, Earlene
Jack Hale
B: 1931-01-05
D: 2017-03-21
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Hale, Jack
Tomi Smith
B: 1943-02-01
D: 2017-03-21
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Smith, Tomi

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203 N. Dogwood Dr.
P.O. Box 9
Berea, KY 40403
Phone: (859) 986-8416
Fax: 859-986-9397
Joyce Wallace
In Memory of
Joyce Wallace
1933 - 2017
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Lyda Stout Casada
"The world was a better place because she was in it. So glad I knew her!"
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doris gadd (Galille Church)
"a dear humble lamb of God will be missed at church for sure , always had a s"
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doris gadd (Galille Church)
"a dear humble lamb of God will be missed at church for sure , always had a s"
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Hallie Alexander
"I am so sorry to hear of Joyce's passing. We spoke often on the phone. Please kn"
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Barbara Terrill
"Joyce was a very special Christian lady who will be sadly missed. Praying for Ke"
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Brandy Land
"Mrs. Wallace was a pleasure to be around. She has always blessed me with kind le"
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Clifford & Jenny Casteel
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JUDY REAMS
"SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS.SHE WAS ONE SWEET LADY."
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JUDY REAMS
"SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS.SHE WAS ONE SWEET LADY."
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JUDY REAMS
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JUDY REAMS
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Brandy Land
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A Short List of Appropriate Phrases:

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  • Please accept my condolences on the loss of your partner.
  • With deepest sympathy for your loss.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Please know our loving thoughts embrace you each and every day.
  • Thinking of you in these difficult times and sending you love.
  • With heartfelt condolences.
  • Wishing you comfort at this sorrowful time.
  • Sharing in your sorrow, thinking of you and wishing I could be there
  • to hold your hand.
  • May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead.
  • Hold tight to memories for comfort.
  • Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about.
  • As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
  • Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow.
  • You are in our prayers.
  • May your memories give you strength.
  • Remember that we love and care about you.
  • May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

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