Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 15, 2013 10:26 am EST


MOUNT VERNON — Beulah Mae Lemley, 82, of Mount Vernon, passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at her home with her family at her side.

She was born Nov. 30, 1930, in Woodsfield, to the late Clem and Gladys (Kaylor) Christman. Beulah was employed and retired from TRW. She enjoyed gardening, caring for her flowers and feeding the birds with her feeders. She especially loved her cats, Dusty and Lucky; and her dog, Toy.

Beulah is survived by her son. Lanny Wayne Snell of Mount Vernon; two daughters, Melody McCoy of Mount Vernon, Philanna (Perry) Parnell of Mount Vernon; six grandchildren, Danny Wilson, Tokala Redman, Rose Redman, Nathasha Johnson, Noah Parnell, Lakelyn Parnell; and one great-grandson, Gaven Wilson.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Misty Pfuehler; her sister, Madeline Garver; and her brother, Willard Christman.

Friends may call Friday from noon to 2 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home. A service will follow beginning at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Jerry Bell officiating. Burial will be held in Mount View Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County or Knox County Cat Shelter.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Beulah Mae Lemley.

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