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Thelma Broadley

Mrs. Thelma (Galloway) Broadley, 91, of Union City passed away 1:40 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery in Hebbardsville, Ky.
There will be no visitation. Friends and family are asked to meet at the cemetery for the service.
Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to Second Baptist Church Bag Lady Ministry or Music Ministry, 831 North Everett Blvd., Union City, TN 38261.
She was born April 3, 1927, in Henderson County, Ky., daughter of late Andrew and Christine (Newman) Galloway. She married Claude Broadley April 3, 1948. He preceded her in death Jan. 3, 1991.
She had been the owner and operator of The Kentuckian Restaurant in Henderson, Ky. She then had served as the manager of the dining room at the Executive Inn in Evansville, Ind., and the Executive Inn in Owensboro, Ky.
She had owned The Hat Shop in Henderson. She was known as the Hat Lady for all of the crocheted hats she made through the years for patients at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, nursing home patients and sent on mission trips.
She had been a resident at the Union City Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, where her friends at staff took great care of her. She was a member of Second Baptist Church in Union City.
She is survived by two daughters, Katrine T. Karley of Sarasota, Fla., and Cathy (David) VanHooser of Union City; one son, Larry (Patsy) Broadley of Morris, Ala.; six grandchildren, Christa (Daniel) Taylor and Travis (Christina) VanHooser, all of Union City, Cory (Angela) Broadley of Gardendale, Ala., Paul (Kristy) Broadley of Kimberly, Ala., Brandon Broadley of Birmingham, Ala. and Carla (Ray) Harding of Sarasota; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by an infant sister, Lynette Galloway.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.emfuneralhome.com.

Published 11.2.18

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