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Mildred Shell, 81, Hustonville, KY (1937-2019)

Mildred Shell of Hustonville, passed away Monday, July 22, 2019, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. She was 81 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmET on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Johnny Montgomery officiating. Burial will follow in the Green River Valley Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from NoonET until 2pmET on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Born on July 24, 1937, in Campbellsville, Kentucky, Mildred was a daughter of the late Odie and Ada Davis Crockett. She loved to cook and sew. Mildred also enjoyed listening to music.

Survivors include her husband, Lester Shell; one son, Jeff Caffee of Junction city; one daughter, Alice Caffee of Hustonville; eight grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Mildred is preceded in death by one son, Clifford Caffee; two daughters, Penny Caffee, and a stillborn, four brothers, Gilbert Crockett, Alton Crockett, Raymond Crockett, and Hubert Crockett; and one sister, Viney Crockett.

Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to help the family offset funeral expenses.

Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at

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