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Ann Ruth Guilaran

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

MORGANTOWN, Ky. — Ann Ruth Guilaran, 74, of Morgantown, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at the Morgantown Care and Rehab Center. Ann was born Oct. 22, 1944, in Butler County, Kentucky, to the late Jake and Courtney Geary Pharris.

She attended Oak Ridge General Baptist Church, former teacher, respiratory therapist and was a member of The Peace Corps.

Other than her parents Ann is preceded in death by one son, Peter Samuel Guilaran; two brothers, J.C. and Huston Pharris; one sister, Edith Pharris; and two sisters-in-law, Neva Pharris and Bernice Pharris.

Ann Ruth Guilaran is survived by one daughter, Iris Johnson (Tim), of Beaver Dam, Kentucky; two sons, Andrew Guilaran (Saroeub), of Bowling Green, Kentucky, and Fonsie Guilaran (Lesley), of Jackson, Tennessee; two granddaughters, Ivy Johnson, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky, and Katlyn Norton, of Bowling Green; five grandsons, T.J. Johnson, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Zakary Johnson, of Brentwood, Tennessee, Angel and Xiao Yu Guilaran, of Jackson, and Preston Norton, of Bowling Green; three brothers, Revil Pharris (Faye), of Morgantown, Kentucky, Connie Pharris (Jean) of Columbus, Ohio, Teddy Pharris (Janice), of Morgantown; two sisters, Nova Allean Embry (James), of Morgantown, and Lou Tella Logan (Harold), of Morgantown; one sister-in-law, Yvonne Pharris, of Morgantown, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at Oak Ridge General Baptist Church Saturday, Nov. 10, at 1 p.m. with Bro. Derek Cain officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Ridge Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday, Nov. 9, from 4:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Jones Funeral Chapel and Saturday from 11 a.m. until funeral time at 1 p.m. at Oak Ridge General Baptist Church.

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