Whitesburg KY

Roma Amburgey succumbs at 87

Funeral services for Roma Amburgey, 87, were held May 13 at the Dixon Memorial Old Regular Baptist Church at Letcher. Burial was in the Dixon Memorial Cemetery.

A daughter of the late Cleveland and Malva Fields Caudill, she was born at Premium. She died May 10 in Columbus, Ind.

She was the widow of Benjamin F. Amburgey Sr., and the sister of the late Georgia Back and Billy Dixon. She was the grandmother of the late Kathy Ann Amburgey.

Survivors include four sons, Manuel Amburgey, Letcher; Benjamin Amburgey Jr., Whitesburg; and Enos Amburgey and Edward Amburgey, both of Scipio, Ind.; two sisters, Vestine Back and Shelby Back, both of Franklin, Ohio; two brothers, Carlos Dixon, Blackey, and Roy Dixon, Letcher; six grandchildren, and eight greatgrandchildren.

Everidge Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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