KIRKSEY — Thomas Hugh Palmer, 90, of Kirksey, died at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at his home.
He was a member of Kirksey United Methodist Church, retired owner of Palmer Dairy Farm, worked for 15 years at Murray Lumber Co. and was a U.S. Army veteran.
He is survived by his daughter, Aileen Leslie of Kirksey; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Imogene (Drinkard) Palmer; his daughter, Carolyn Leslie; one granddaughter; one sister; and four brothers. His parents were Alfred Edward and Alta May (James) Palmer.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, October 18, 2013, at Blalock-Coleman & York Funeral Home with the Revs. David Allbritten and Kendrick Lewis officiating. Burial will be in Murray Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, October 17, 2013, at the funeral home.