Vasta Elaine Tarrence, age 86, of Leitchfield, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in Leitchfield.

She was born on Aug. 30, 1933 in Grayson County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Guy and Fronia Stevenson Kerr.

She is survived by her sons, Billy Nelson (Vanessa), Steve Nelson, all of Leitchfield, and Kenny Nelson (Toni Kay), of Brownsville; daughter, Tammy Decker (Kendall), of Leitchfield; step-sons, Danny Tarrence (Sharon), of Clarkson, and Rocky Tarrence (Elaine), of Louisville; and step-daughters, Pam Sanders (Mark) and Debbie Bratcher, all of Caneyville.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Archie Nelson, and second husband, Chester Tarrence.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019 at the Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. Bro. Buddy Brooks will be officiating. Burial will be in the Landis Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the Dermitt Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and from 9 a.m. Sunday until time of services.