Nancy Frieburg RaglandMADISONVILLE, KY., — Nancy Frieburg Ragland, 83, of Madisonville passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at her home. She was born on September 13, 1935 in Bloomington, IL to the late Anna Louise Frieburg and Martin August Frieburg. Nancy was a member of Mortons Gap Christian Church in Mortons Gap, KY and was a member of the Sixty-Six Homemakers Club. Nancy will be remembered for her strong faith, unending grace and loving comfort.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years Gerald Ragland on March 4, 2019, her infant son Jerry Lee Ragland, her brother Charles Frieburg and her granddaughter Emily Dugger.

Survivors include her daughters Sara (Danny) Dugger of Madisonville and Amy (Steve) Summers of Nicholasville, brother Tom (Carolyn) Frieburg of Bloomington, IL., granddaughter Hannah Witherspoon of Madisonville, grandsons Matthew Dugger of Simpsonville, Michael Summers and Daniel Summers both of Lexington, 5 great-grandchildren, 3 nieces, 1 nephew, and her faithful and loving caregivers Rhonda, JoAnn, Carol and Shirley.

The funeral service will be held at 2pm on Sunday, August 18, 2019 in the chapel of Harris Funeral Home in Madisonville with Pastor Art LeBahn officiating. Burial to follow at Odd Fellows Cemetery in Madisonville.

The visitation will be from 12noon until the funeral hour Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made in Nancy's memory to the the Batten Disease and Support Research Association 2780 Airport Dr. Suite 342 Columbus, OH 43219. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Condolences may be made to the family at

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