Sue Etta's Story
Sue Etta "Susie" Holland Harlin, 81, of Gamaliel, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.
She was born March 9, 1936, in Monroe County, to the late Owen B. Holland and Olene Holcomb Holland.
She was a retired medical receptionist, a homemaker, a member of Tompkinsville First United Methodist Church, a member of Gamaliel Homemakers, member of the Garden Club, member of William B. Harlin Library Book Club and a member of the Master Farm Homemakers Guild.
She was united in marriage on May 30, 1953 to William Claude Harlin, who preceded her in death on March 7, 2016.
She is survived by one son, John William Harlin and wife, Pam, of Gamaliel; three daughters, Gayle Mills, of Owensboro, Karen Trumbo and husband, Trey, of Springdale, Ark., and Holly Vaughn, of Bowling Green; two sisters, Joyce Nixon, of Tompkinsville, Betty Jo Murphy, of Gamaliel; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Robbie Lynn Harlin; and one granddaughter, Molly Harlin.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5 at Strode's Gamaliel Chapel in Gamaliel with burial to follow in Gamaliel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. on Friday and after 7:30 a.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the Molly Harlin Scholarship Fund.
Published on August 2, 2017