Marlene Strother West Kerr, 49, of Cave City, passed away Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.
She was a native of Barren County and a 1986 graduate of Caverna High School. She received her BA degree at Western Kentucky University and taught for 18 years at Caverna High School. She especially enjoyed the last two years as Special Education teacher.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Edward "Buck" West in 2008; and her mother, Patrecia Strother, in 2004.
She is survived by her husband, Russell Kerr, Cave City; father, John Strother, Horse Cave; three children, Taylor West (Katelyn), Owensboro; Havyn West and Carter West, both of Cave City; three stepchildren, Katelynn "Katie" Kerr, Sara Kerr, and Krysta Kerr, all of Hardyville; two brothers, Mark Strother, Cave City; Lance Strother (Shelly), Horse Cave; five nieces and nephews, Brandon Strother, Andrew Strother, Jordan Strother, Danielle Carver and Shae Crain.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, at Winn Funeral Home with burial to follow in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery. Visitation at Winn Funeral Home from noon to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 30, and on Thursday at 9 a.m. until time of service.
Published on August 30, 2017