March 30, 1918 – June 6, 2017


Mallie Jane Casada, age 99, of Somerset, KY, departed this life on June 6, 2017 at Somerset Nursing & Rehab.

Mallie was born on March 30, 1918 in Pulaski County to the late Florence New Branscum and William Riley Branscum.  She was a member of Campground Baptist Church.

She is survived by one son, Grover (and Pam) Cassada of Colorado Springs, CO; one daughter, Sharon (and Delphus) Hood of Bowling Green; one son-in-law, Larry Meece of Somerset; 10 grandchildren, Ricky Meece, Martin Meece, Emily Meece, Amy Simons, Todd Hood, Lana Holt, Lori King, Brian Cassada, Bradley Cassada and Joe Cassada; 26 great grandchildren; and 10 great-great grandchildren.

Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Coy Robert Casada, whom she married on December 3, 1938 in Somerset and he preceded her on November 5, 1983; two daughters, Sandra Meece and Judith Linkes; and several brothers and sisters.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 from 10:00am until 1:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Her funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 1:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Rick Clark and Bro. Joe Cassada, Mallie’s grandson officiating. Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family request expressions of sympathy to be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland 100 Parkway Dr. Somerset, KY 42503.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Mallie Jane Casada.