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Mary Ellen Renfro

May 2, 1936 — October 5, 2016

Mary Ellen Renfro, age 80, passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at the Lima Memorial Hospital in Lima, Ohio.

Born in Sycamore, Ohio, on May 2, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Casey and Eulalia (Hartzog)  Sorg.  Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Floyd Tommy Renfro, two daughters: Rebecca Renfro and Robin Ridner, a brother: Gene Sorg, and two sisters:  Helen Sorg and Margie Sorg.

Surviving family include six daughters:  Virginia Fourman of Monticello, Kentucky, Bonnie Mettille (husband Allan) of Ottawa, IL, Connie Price (Fiancée Randy) Verjean Peace (husband Joe) of Rockholds, Kentucky, Cindy Gatts (husband Ralph) of Anna, Ohio, and Sandra Schenking of St. Mary, Ohio, a sister, Sherry Kline of Bucyrus, Ohio, and two brothers: Richard Close (wife Judy) of Bucyrus, Ohio, and Charlie Sorg.  Mary had 15 grandchildren and some 50 great grandchildren.

Mary was a homemaker and member of the Rumley Baptist Church in Ohio.  She enjoyed crafts of all kinds, especially plastic canvas.  She liked to do word books, playing solitary and reading.

Funeral Services: Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 11:00 AM at the Eagle Creek United Baptist Church with Bro Dow Goodin Officiating.

Visitation: Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 6:00-9:00 PM at the McCreary County funeral home.

Interment: Eagle Creek Cemetery at Parkers Lake, KY.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements. 

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