CENTRAL CITY, KY., Mary Jayne Harris, 67, of Central City passed on to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at her residence. She was born on April 19, 1953 the daughter of Charles Robert Sommers, Sr and Mary Lois Turley Sommers. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Central City and she was a registered nurse having worked at Muhlenberg Community Hospital and Western State Hospital. She also taught Certified Nurse Aid classes and RN classes. She was a loving mother and grandmother and she loved all her family and friends. She was an avid University of Kentucky basketball fan who never met a stranger, and she had an infectious laugh.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Charles R. “Charlie” Sommers, Jr.
She is survived by two daughters Kerri Lynn Pendley of Nashville, TN., Amberly Sommers Pendley of Bardstown, a granddaughter Sommers BriAnne Smith of Bardstown, 2 sisters Jackie Sommers of Greenville, Michelle (Eddie) Wester of Greenville, several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, and her dog Buster.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, July 12, 2020 at 2:00 PM at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Central City with Father Josh McCarty conducting the Funeral Mass. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery in Greenville, KY. In compliance with state mandates, capacity for both visitation and funeral service will be limited and in accordance with state guidelines.
Visitation will be on Sunday, July 12, 2020 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM with prayers at 11:00 to 11:30 at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville, KY.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.garysfuneralhome.net