Rosetta (Parnell) Montgomery

December 27, 1923 ~ August 4, 2019 (age 95)


Rosetta Parnell Montgomery, 95, of Columbia, died Sunday, August 4, 2019 at her daughter’s home. 

She was born December 27, 1923 in Green County to the late Taylor & Betsy Rogers Parnell.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles “Charlie” Montgomery, one infant son, Bobby Montgomery, six sisters, two brothers & one beloved son-in-law, Kirby Coomer.  Rosetta was of the Baptist faith, attended Charity Baptist Church to serve her Lord and was a homemaker.

Survivors Include:

One Daughter – Mary Coomer Sharp & her husband Charles of Columbia

Two Grandchildren – Rene Perkins & Jennifer Coomer both of Columbia

One Great-Granddaughter – Magan Perkins (Kyle Moffett) of Greensburg

One Great-Grandson – Blake Perkins & his wife Katie Beth of Greenville, KY

One Great-Great-Grandson – Bracken Kyle Moffett of Greensburg

One Sister – Betty Hancock of Indiana

Several nieces, nephews and friends also survive

The family wishes to send their love and thanks out to her faithful doctor, Beth Partin, and to Hosparus who were so faithful, kind and loving.

Funeral Service – Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. David Karnes & Blake Perkins officiating

Burial will follow in Jones Chapel Cemetery

Visitation after 5:00 P.M. Tuesday

Casket Bearers – Jerry Montgomery, Blake Perkins, Kyle Moffett, David Sharp, Kenny Perkins & Chad Dorris

Memorials are requested to Hosparus of Green River and may be left at the funeral home.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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August 6, 2019

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

Funeral Service
August 7, 2019

2:00 PM
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
200 Campbellsville Street
Columbia, Kentucky 42728

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