Gladys Paxton, 80, of Columbia, passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at Florida Waterman Hospital in Tavares, Fla. after an illness.
She was owner of the Adair Florist in Columbia for more than 25 years and a long-time member of the Columbia United Methodist Church
She is survived by one sister, Janice Bertram (George) of Hodgenville; two nephews, Bryan Bertram of Hodgenville and Dale York of New Castle, Ind.; and one niece, Connie Whitlock of Indianapolis, Ind.
The funeral is 2 p.m. central time Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in Columbia with interment in the Columbia Cemetery.
Visitation is after 2 p.m. central time Monday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
Online condolence may be offered at www.stottsphelpsmcquearyfh.com.