She was born in Eubank, Kentucky on March 8, 1923, daughter of the late Chester and Vida Estes Bishop. She was a homemaker and a member of Etna Church of Christ.
She is survived by three sons, Don & (Judy) Absher and Ron & (Matalene) Absher, both of Science Hill and Glen & (Ruth) Absher of Somerset, three sisters, Marie Bishop of Eubank, Aline & (James) Cooper of Lebanon, TN and Faye & (Silas) Shelton of Kennard, IN, one brother, Charles & (Mary) Bishop of Eubank, five grandchildren, Monty & (Angela) Absher, Marci Absher, Matthew & (Alyssa) Absher, Darron & (Stacey) Absher and Jonathan Absher and six great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Emma, Elise, Cameran, Aedyn and Maddie-Sue.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Hubert Absher, who died on July 20, 2009, her parents, one sister, Hettie Winstead and brother-in-law, Ernest Winstead.
A funeral service will be held at 10 AM Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Shawn Bain officiating.
Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be after 6 PM Friday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.