Obituaries 1/8/19

Bertis Elton Dickerson

Bertis “Slim” Elton Dickerson, 96 of Celina, passed away at his residence on Dec. 31, 2018. Funeral services were held on Jan. 3 from the chapel of the Hall Funeral Home of Celina with Bro. Jason Dodson and Bro. Kenny Westmoreland officiating. Interment followed in the Spear Cemetery. Pallbearers included: David Craighead, Joey Craighead, Sonny Spear, Jeff Herron, Scottie Brewer and Larry Endicott.

He was born on Aug. 6, 1922 in Bernie, MO. He served in the United States Army and was a member of the American Legion for 62 years.

He was preceded in death by parents, William and Grace (Cook) Dickerson; three sisters; and two brothers.

Surviving relatives include wife, Georgia Dickerson of Celina; sister, Zetta Mae Revelette of Ga.;   and a host of family and friends.

Patricia Gayle McLerran Underwood

Patricia Gayle McLerran Underwood, 73 of Hodgenville, passed away on Jan. 3 at Hardin Memorial Hospital with her family by her side. Funeral services were held on Jan. 5 at William R. Rust Funeral Home in Hodgenville Chapel with Brother Jason Dodson officiating. Interment followed in Corinth Church Cemetery.

She was born on Aug. 3, 1945 in Celina. She was a retired school teacher for New Haven Elementary and St. Catherine with 31 years of service. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by mother, Emma Strong McLerran.

Surviving relatives include husband, Roy “Odell” Underwood of Hodgenville; father, Willie McLerran; two daughters, Shonda McDowell of Hodgenville and Nena Milby (Caleb Foster) of Hodgenville; grandchildren, Jackson and Gavin Milby and Dawson McDowell; brother, James (Janice) McLerran of Celina; sisters, Ruth (Nile) Riddle of Hodgenville and Nina (Dennis) Smith of Celina; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and loving friends.

Hall Funeral Home of Celina assisted with local arrangements.

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