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Lexington, KY 40513
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Emily McCaw

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Emily McCaw Obituary
MCCAW Emily Marie Owings, 92, of Nicholasville, died August 16, 2014. She was born August 6, 1922 to the late William Randolph Owings and Edna Mae Hudson Owings. Emily graduated from Henry Clay High School in 1940. She married Robert Weddall McCaw in 1946, and they lived on their Harrodsburg Road farm in Fayette County before relocating to Nicholasville in 1986. Emily's primary interests were her family and farm, but she also loved fishing, traveling, playing bridge and socializing with friends. She was a great cook. Emily was preceded in death by her husband (1996) and her oldest son, Bobby (2005). She is survived by two sons; Dr. Bill McCaw (Jean) and Ed McCaw (Valerie). She is also survived by two grandchildren; Dr. Will McCaw (Laura) and Sarah Breault (Billy), and four great-grandchildren; John McCaw, Lily McCaw, Chesley Breault, and Elizabeth Breault. The funeral will take place on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 12:30pm at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home on Harrodsburg Road followed by burial at the Lexington Cemetery. Visitation will take place before the funeral starting at 10:30am. The funeral will be conducted by the Reverend George Strunk. Pallbearers will be Dr. Will McCaw, John McCaw, Chesley Jaracz, Thad Jaracz, Dudley Burke and Billy Breault. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Emily's name to Hospice of the Bluegrass or the .
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Aug. 17, 2014
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