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Yema Cleo Adwell Harlow, 89, of Glasgow died Friday, March 24, 2017 at T.J. Samson Hospital.
Originally from Freedom, she was the daughter of the late Ernest Delmore "E.D." Adwell and Susie Payne Adwell. She was a member of Coral Hill Baptist Church and was a founding member of the Edmonton Hoedowners. She loved to clog and square dance.
She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Cline, Clellan, Roy and Kiah Adwell; and one sister, Buena Adwell.
She is survived by a large, loving family including three sons, James Michael (Bunny) Harlow, Mark (Cheryl) Harlow and Johnny (Linda) Harlow, all of Glasgow; two daughters, Lonna Harlow, of Michigan, and Cheryl (Dempsey) Compass, of Glasgow; 13 grandchildren, Renay (Walt) Wittenauer, of South Carolina, Brandon (Andrea) Harlow, of Glasgow, Faith (Alon) Erlichman, of Texas, Leslie (Christina) Harlow, of Texas, Holly (Mike) Shirley, of Colorado, Alicia (Jeremy) Page, of Glasgow, Jacob (Stephanie) Hood, of Nashville, Tenn., James, Brian and Trent Updike, of Michigan, Kris (Grant) Furlong, of Georgetown, Dereck (Jenny) Furlong, of Glasgow, and Aaron Copass of Lexington; three step-grandchildren, T.E. Hicks of Florida, Tracie Tarter, of Horse Cave, and Tobie Copass, of Glasgow; 28 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; as well as numerous nieces and nephews; a sister-in-law, Ailene Harlow; and she was Mama and Mema Harlow to many more.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 28 at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 4 until 8 p.m. and Tuesday morning until time for the service.
Published on March 24, 2017
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