Sissie Ann Hounshell

Sissie Hounshell

Sissie Ann Hounshell

Sissie Ann Himes Hounshell, age 83, widow of Thomas Edgar “Tommy” Hounshell, died Sunday, July 9th, 2017 at Baptist health Hospital in Richmond. Mrs. Hounshell was born in Rockcastle County, Kentucky on September 2nd, 1933.

Mrs. Hounshell was a member of the Cartersville Holiness church and was a member of the Women’s industrial at Union Church in Berea. Mrs. Hounshell loved to quilt, she loved to cook for her family. She also loved spending time with her family and friends.

Other than her husband and parents she was preceded in death by one daughter Naomi Hounshell. Six brothers and one sister also preceded her; William Stanley, John, Harold, Ronald, Ronald, Russell, and Robert Himes, and her sister Mildred Banks. Two grandchildren also preceded her.

Mrs. Hounshell is survived by her nine children. Mary (Charles) Smith of Berea, KY., James Luther (Juanita) Hounshell of Berea, KY., Roger (Betty) Hounshell of Cartersville, KY., Anita Hounshell of Berea, KY., Thomas Edward (Louise) Hounshell of Cartersville, KY., Glen Ray (Hope) Hounshell of Cartersville, KY., Michael David Hounshell of Berea, KY., Gary Lyn (Tami) Hounshell of Cartersville, KY., and Teresa (Wayne) Biggs of Richmond, KY.

She was also survived by two brothers and one sister; Roy (Kay) Himes of Berea, KY., Lewis (JoAnn) Himes of Junction City, KY., and Laura (Jerry) Lunsford of Berea, KY. 36 grandchildren and 50 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild also survive, along with a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM, Thursday, July 13th, 2017 at Cartersville Holiness Church. Bro. Bruce Alcorn, Bro. J.B. Alexander, Bro. Steve McCollum, and Bro. Roy Himes will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Cartersville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00-9:00 PM, Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at Davis and Powell Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Charles Smith, Glen Hounshell, Jr., Dakota Biggs, Gary Hounshell, Jr., Taylor Hounshell, Matthew Hounshell, James Smith, and Andrew Hounshell. Honorary Pallbearers will be Josh Hounshell, James Wayne Hounshell, Anthony Smith, Zachary Hounshell, Thomas Hounshell, Gary Dale Hounshell, Timothy Hounshell, and Roger Dale Hounshell.

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