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Kay Wethington Edwards, 66, Liberty, KY (1953-2019)

Kay Wethington Edwards, of Liberty, Kentucky, passed from this life on Saturday, September 21, 2019, at University of Louisville Hospital. She was 66 years of age.

A funeral mass is scheduled for 11amET on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at Saint Bernard Catholic Church, 5075 State Hwy 551, Liberty, KY, with Father George Otuma officiating. Burial will follow in Saint Bernard Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 5pmET until 9pmET on Monday, September 23, 2019, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with prayer services at 7pmET.

Born on March 11, 1953, in Campbellsville, Kentucky, Kay was a daughter of the late Frank and Odelia Wethington. She was a member of Saint Bernard Catholic Church, a retired custodian for McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with many years of dedicated service.

Kay loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She also liked to quilt and work in her flower garden. Kay was a people person and was loved by everyone.

Survivors include her beloved husband, Chester Edwards of Liberty, whom she wed on April 24, 1976; one son, Chris (Dawn) Edwards of Louisville; two daughters, Jessica Edwards and Allison (Denny) Roberts, both of Louisville; three grandchildren, Jackson Roberts, Caroline Roberts, and Elizabeth Miller; two brothers, Frank (Sandy) Wethington, Jr. and Rick Wethington, both of Louisville; three sisters, Sister Marietta Wethington of Owensboro, Linda Pennington of Charleston, SC., and Wilma (Paul) Goebel of Louisville; and one brother-in-law, Jim Pennington of Liberty.

In addition to her parents, Kay was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Wethington; one sister, Geraldine Pennington.

Kay's funeral arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, with an online guestbook and video tribute available at

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Kay Wethington Edwards, 66, Liberty, KY (1953-2019)

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