, Corbin, KY


November 26, 2012

Retha Gregory


Retha K. Gregory, age 86, of Corbin,  departed this life on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2012, at the Baptist Regional Medical Center, to be with the Lord. She was born on May 19, 1926, to the late Leonard and Pearl Mitchell.

She was preceded in death by her late husband, Foster Gregory, and one sister, Tiny Hauber.

She is survived by her four children. Three sons: Dennis W. Gregory, Rondal Gregory (Sue) and Jeffery L. Gregory; one daughter: Carol A. Carroll; eight grandchildren: Sherry Gregory, Jamie Carroll (Linda), Angie Goins (Tony), Ronnie Gregory (Boo), Brittany Carroll/James Antonikowski, Whitney Carroll/Dustin Decker, Cassandra Gregory and Gracie Gregory; 10 great-grandchildren: Joseph Russo, Martin Goins, Ursula Carroll, Jade Carroll, Jaylia Carroll, Marie Gregory, Trystan Antonikowski, Clayton Gregory, Shea Danielle and Bently Gage; three great-great-grandchildren: Christopher, Riley and Hunter; two sisters: Anne Brown (Marion) and Ethel Mitchell and one brother: Buddy Mitchell.

She attended church at Upper Room Revival Center in Corbin with Pastors Mark and Tammy Gilbert, who were very loving and close friends.

The family would like to acknowledge close family member Patty Wisner for everything she has done. Also, several important family friends, Karen Moose and Glinda Howard for many years of love and friendship; and a host of other relatives and friends left to mourn her passing. All who met Retha loved her; she was our family’s super woman and will be sadly missed.

Funeral services for Mrs. Retha Gregory will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Upper Room Revival Center with Pastor Mark Gilbert officiating. Interment will follow in the Roark Cemetery.

Visitation for Mrs. Retha Gregory will be held on from noon until the funeral hour Tuesday, November 27, 2012, at the Upper Room Revival Center.

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