Bonnie Milby Smith Strader

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Mrs. Bonnie Milby Smith Strader was born March 13, 1935, in Green County, to the late Grady Owen Milby and Esther White Milby. She departed this life Friday, April 27, 2012, at Golden Living Center-Green Hill Manor in Greensburg, having attained the age of 77 years, one month and 14 days.

Mrs. Strader had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church in Campbellsville. After 30 years, she retired from Fruit of The Loom. She was united in marriage to Earl Wayne Smith, who preceded her in death in 1993, and she also was united in marriage to Bobby Lewis Strader, who preceded her in death in 2003. 

Besides her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by one brother, Russell Milby; and two sisters, Margaret and Geneva Penick.

She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Ewona (Eydie) and Samuel Coyle of Elizabethtown; three brothers, Kenneth, Gordon and David Milby, all of Campbellsville; three stepgrandchildren, eight stepgreat-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

The funeral was Monday, April 30, at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home in Greensburg with the Revs. Dan Hunt and Dennis Penick officiating. Interment was in Carlisle-Milby Cemetery in Green County.

Pallbearers are Kent Penick, Brian Penick, Joe Penick, Kyle Milby, Randall Smith and Doug Penick.

The family has requested donations be made to Gideons International for Bibles. These can be made at the funeral home.

Condolences can be expressed at www.fostertolercurry.com.