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Martha Myers Cole

February 16, 1929 — November 16, 2020

Mrs. Martha Myers Cole, age 91, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Monday, November 16, 2020, at Spring Creek Healthcare in Murray.

Mrs. Cole was born in Calloway County, Kentucky on February 16, 1929, to the late Tellus Myers and Dora (Morton) Myers. Mrs. Cole was a seamstress for Showcase Bridal in Murray and Brides Corner in Paducah before retiring. She was a member of the Westside Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Cole was preceded in death by her first husband, James C. Paschall; second husband, Robert Cole; one son, Rodney Paschall; one sister, Jessie Gilbert, and by two brothers, Adolphus "Skeet" Myers and Tellus Wright Myers.

Mrs. Cole is survived by one daughter, LaJeanna Chapman and husband Eddie of Murray, Kentucky; three grandchildren, Jason Chapman and wife Allison of Murray, Jeremy Chapman and wife Gwen of Lexington, South Carolina, and Mitchell Chapman and wife Blair of Gallatin, Tennessee; as well as seven great-grandchildren, Sam Chapman, Max Chapman, Mary Kate Chapman, Annie Chapman, Luke Chapman, Liam Chapman, and Claire Chapman.

A graveside service and burial will be held on Friday, November 20, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at the Kirksey Baptist Church Cemetery with Bro. Glynn Orr officiating. There will be no public visitation.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-9959.

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Friday, November 20, 2020

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Kirksey Baptist Church Cemetery


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