Whitesburg KY

Iris Monroe buried at Whitaker

Iris Ann Monroe, 56, died April 9 at her home in Jenkins.

Born in Baltimore, Md., she was a daughter of Carolyn Bowman, of Bishop, Va., and the late Vernon Ralph Chandler. She was preceded in death by a son, Marcus Monroe, and a brother, Alex Everette Chandler.

Survivors include her husband, Norman Monroe; two daughters, Getamnia Monroe, of Burdine, and Norma Lucas and husband Byron, of Cromona; two sisters, Robin McFall, of Norton, Va., and Billie Meadows, of Fort Mill, S.C.; two brothers, Ricky Chandler, of Bishop, Va., and Vernon “Randy” Randall Chandler, of Crouse, N.C.; and three grandchildren, Bella Lynn Lucas, Austin Lee Little and Jedediah Blair.

Funeral services were held on April 12 in Jenkins. Burial was at the Whitaker Cemetery.

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