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November 22, 2013

Nelda Jean Bledsoe, 86; Otisco

— Funeral services for Nelda Jean Bledsoe, 86, Otisco, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at First Baptist Church, Charlestown, with burial in Charlestown Cemetery. She died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, at her home.

She was born June 9, 1927 to Wesley C. and Betty D. Mitchell Burd, Louisville. She was a homemaker, and a member of the First Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughter, Westa Goodwin, Charlestown; son, Mark Bledsoe and his wife, Kay, Borden; daughter-in-law, Linda Bledsoe, Charlestown; eight grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Garrett Bledsoe; son, Garry J. Bledsoe; and son-in-law, David L. Goodwin.

Visitation will from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, at the Grayson Funeral Home, Charlestown, and after 9 a.m. Saturday at the church.

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