Signe Charlotte Angell Gholson

Born: October 6, 1934
Died: June 8, 2013
Age: 78 years old

Signe Charlotte Angell Gholson, 89, died on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 5:25 AM at Lourdes Hospital.

She was born on October 6, 1923 in Tacoma, Washington. Mrs. Gholson met her late husband, Arnold Gholson, during World War II in Seattle, WA where she worked at Boeing Aircraft before moving to Paducah, KY. She was a volunteer at the Quilt Museum, Red Cross Swimming, and Girl Scouts. She was a Registered Nurse at Lourdes Hospital before her retirement. Mrs. Gholson resided at Culpepper Place.

She also leaves two grandsons, Paul Coley Summers and Eric Arnold Goodykoontz. There are three great-grandchildren and her long time friend, Loudell Paul. She is the last of her siblings and leaves numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arnold Stewart Gholson. She is survived by two daughters, Mary Lynne Pearcey of Greensboro, NC and Beth Helen Summers of Benton, KY along with two son-in-laws Ed Pearcey and B.J. Summers.

A memorial and funeral service will be held at Hughes Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Allan Paul officiating, followed by her burial at Mt. Kenton Cemetery.

Friends may call the funeral home after 10:00 AM on Tuesday.

Contributions in her memory are requested for Salvation Army, 2990 Trimble St. Paducah, KY 42001 and River City Mission, 1466 Bechtold Rd. Paducah, KY 42003.

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