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Adrian Gilbert Bess, Sr.

May 8, 1927 ~ June 10, 2020 (age 93)


Mr. Adrian Gilbert Bess, Sr., age 93, of Murray, Kentucky died at 6:20am Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at the Oakview Nursing & Rehab, Calvert City, Kentucky.

Mr. Bess was born May 8, 1927 in Howard County, Indiana to the late Gilbert and Hazel Hein-Wright Bess.  He was preceded in death by wife Leona Mae Herron Bess on February 3, 2020.

He is survived by his daughters, Rebecca Milam and Linda Pemwell; sons, Leroy Bess, Adrian Bess, Jr., Robert Bess, and Richard Bess; brother, Jack Bess; and several grandchildren. 

The funeral service will be at 11:00am Friday, June 12, 2020 at the Blalock-Coleman & York Funeral Home.  Visitation will begin at 10:30am Friday at the funeral home.  A graveside service will be at 3:00pm Saturday, June 13, 2020 at the Cicero Cemetery, Cicero, Indiana.  Visitation will be from 1:30pm to 2:30pm Saturday at the Hartley Funeral Home in Cicero, Indiana.      

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June 13, 2020

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Hartley Funeral Homes
209 W. Jackson Street
Cicero, IN 46034

Graveside Service
June 13, 2020

3:00 PM
Cicero Cemetery
5 Morse Court
Cicero, IN 46034

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