Lizzie Mae (Harmon) Veatch

January 3, 1945 ~ June 15, 2020 (age 75)



Lizzie Mae Harmon Veatch, 75, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Monday, June 15, 2020 at 9:37 P.M. at the home of a daughter in Columbia

She was born January 3, 1945, in Adair County, to the late Willie and Gladys Corbin Harmon and retired from Summit Manor Nursing Home after 32 years of employment.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a great-grandchild, Dalton McAllister, three brothers, Gavin, Clarence and James Harmon and four sisters, Mary Moss, Anna Lou Shirley, Marie Loy and Betty Shirley.

Survivors include:

Her husband – Joe Veatch of Columbia

Three sons – Selby (Sandra) Shirley of Green County, Nathan (Anita) Scruggs and Jeff (Elizabeth) Scruggs all of Columbia

Two daughters – Brenda (Gary) Ballenger and Lisa Hughes all of Columbia

Two step-children – Matthew Veatch and Debbie (David) Bunch all of Russell Springs

One sister - Rosella Bennett of Russell County

21 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

Funeral service – Friday, June 19, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Buckles officiating

Burial in Columbia Cemetery

Visitation after 5:00 P.M. Thursday

The Healthy at Work Guidelines issued by the State will be followed

Casket Bearers:  James McAllister, David McAllister, Chris Brown, Keith Gilbert, O’Dell Wooten, Brandon Coffey

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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June 18, 2020

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

Funeral Service
June 19, 2020

1:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

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