Mary Sizemore

Obituary of Mary Mildred Sizemore

Mary Mildred Sizemore, 91, of Corbin, passed away on Monday, July 29, 2019, at her home.  

She was born in Happy, Kentucky in Perry County to the late Sherman Landrum and Laura Spurlock Landrum. Mrs. Sizemore had been a homemaker and was a member of Lily Holiness Church.  She had taught Sunday School for more than 60 years, enjoyed sewing and quilting, and flower gardening.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Dave Sizemore; daughter Yvonne McCarty; sister Wilma Shyrock; and brothers Robert Landrum and J.B. Landrum.

Surviving are her son Donald Sizemore (Sue) and his family:  Mildred's grandchildren Donald Sizemore II (Crystal), Deborah Lynn Sizemore Kubat (Jimmy), Lisa Sizemore Brock (Barry), and Shantel Amburgey (Jeff); great-grandchildren CeJay Helton, Brittany Brock Miller and Hannah Amburgey; and great-great-grandson Maxton Miller. Also surviving are late daughter Yvonne's family: husband Kenneth McCarty, Mildred's grandchildren Timothy McCarty, Kaye McCarty Sams (Doug), and Kendra McCarty Gray (Shannon); and great grandchildren Alonda McCarty, Justin Cawood, Josh Cawood, Jessica Morgan, Madalyn Cawood, Justin Cawood, Jazmon Cawood, Jordan Cawood, Kaleigh Cawood, Isabella Cawood, Jaylynn Cawood, Dawson Coots, McKinley Gray, and Hunter Browning.

Funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at Lily Holiness Church with Pastor Ryan Osborne officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Memorial Gardens.

The family of Mary Mildred Sizemore will receive friends Tuesday evening from 5:00-9:00 PM at Lily Holiness Church.

Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home is handling arrangements where messages may be written to the family at

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