Graveside services for Robert Elgin Petrie, 89, Cox Mill Road, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Riverside Cemetery, with the Rev. Thomas W. Eblen officiating.
Visitation will be from 4 until 7 tonight at Hughart and Beard Funeral Home, Hopkinsville.

He died at 3:05 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 27, 2000, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center following a long illness.

A native of Fairview, he was born Sept. 20, 1910, the son of the late John Wesley and Kate E. Layne Petrie. He was a self-employed tobacconist and was a co-owner of Petrie and Altsheler Liquor Store, Skyline Drive. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Irene Deason Petrie; two daughters, Patricia Knight and Ann Petrie, both of Hopkinsville; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Pride Inc.

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