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Adrian (Tater) Wethington, 76, Liberty, KY (1943-2020)

Bernard Adrian "Tater" Wethington, of Liberty, Kentucky, passed away on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. He was 76 years old.

A funeral mass will be held at 11amET on Monday, February 24, 2020, at Saint Bernard Catholic Church, 5075 State Hwy 551, Liberty, KY, with Father George Otuma officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with military honors by the Casey County Veterans Honor Guard.

Visitation will be held from 5pmET until 8pmET on Sunday, February 23, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with prayer services beginning at 7pmET.

Born on August 22, 1943, in Clementsville, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Joseph Cecil and Rose Bernice Wethington. Tater was a retired sheet metal worker and an United States Air Force Veteran. He a member of Saint Bernard Catholic Church. Tater enjoyed boating on the lake and watching NASCAR racing.

Survivors include one son, Luke Wethington of Pineville; two grandchildren, Braxton Wethington and Brayden Wethington; four brothers, David "Frog" (Marlene) Wethington of Liberty, Curtis (Wanda) Wethington of Russell Springs, Dale Wethington of Frankfort, and Tom (Brenda) Wethington of Hustonville; and four sisters, Paulette (Tommy) Cooper of Liberty, Matilda Sapp of Louisville, Lois (Jim) MacLaren of Lancaster, Faye (Jody) Clements of Liberty.

In addition to his parents, Tater was preceded in death by two sisters, Nina Underwood and Mary Claire Wethington; and one infant brother.

Per the family's request, memorial contributions may take the form of donations to Casey County Veterans Honor Guard, c/o Danny Clements, 457 Elm Drive, Liberty, Kentucky 42539.

Tater's funeral arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with an online guestbook available at

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Adrian (Tater) Wethington, 76, Liberty, KY (1943-2020)

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