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EDMONTON – Hazel Nell Leamons Ketchem, age 92, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at Fair Oak Health Systems, Jamestown, KY. Born April 2, 1927, in Beaumont, she was a daughter of the late Alice and Verdine Leamons. She was the widow of the late Vernon [Buddy] Ketchem, a homemaker, and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include one brother, Jimmy D. Leamons, Louisville, KY, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Preceding her in death were her husband and two sons, Kester and Steve Ketchem.

Funeral services will be Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Brother Joe Wilcoxson officiating. Burial will follow in the Hiseville Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, July 18, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Hiseville Cemetery.


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