Mary Emily Rutledge, 90, of Shelbyville died Saturday, August 15, 2009 at the Jewish Hospital Shelbyville. She was a member of Central Shelby Church of Christ, Young at Heart, Red Hat Society, former PTA president at Simpsonville High School and former member of Shelby Homemakers. She was a number one stay at home Mom.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam Rutledge Jr., brothers, Luther Beard and Bill Parker, grandson, Greg Roberts, and great great granddaughter, Madison Claire Foster. She is survived by her daughters, Doris Burk, Shelbyville; Patty Clemmons, Shelbyville; Mary (Felix) Wright, Carthage, MO; grandchildren, Gene Roberts, Doug Roberts, Elaine Foster, Danny Yount, Tommy Yount, Barry Yount, Donna Taylor and David Clemmons, 14 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 18th at the Shannon Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Noble officiating. Visitation will be 2-8 P.M. Monday, August 17th at the funeral home. Burial will be in Grove Hill Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Central Shelby Church of Christ, P. O. Box 445, Shelbyville, KY 40066-445.