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Verlin Dee Monday, 79, Casey Co., KY native (1940-2020)

Verlin Dee Monday of Anderson, IN, went to be with the Lord on July 30, 2020 at 2:22 p.m. at his residence surrounded by his family. He was 79 years old.

Services will be held at 2pmET on Friday, August 7, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with Rev. Clifton Smith and Rev. Landal Smith officiating. Burial will take place immediately following the service at Caney Fork Cemetery, Liberty, Kentucky.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 West 53rd Street, Anderson, IN 46013, from 4pmET until 8pmET, and at the McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, on Thursday, August 6, 2020, from 4pmET until 9pmET.

He was born on August 2, 1940, in Casey County, Kentucky, the son of Claude and Emily (Derringer) Monday. Dee had lived there until he moved to Anderson, IN in 1966.

He retired from Guide Lamp Division of General Motors in 1999, having worked in production.

Dee was a faithful member of the New Hope Trinity Pentecostal Holiness Church for 54 years.

He proudly served his country in the United States Army, where he had served for 8 years.

Dee is survived by his wife, Mildred (Murphy) Monday, whom he married on March 4, 1966; daughters, Tammy (James) Coppage, of Greensburg, KY and Peggy Monday of Anderson; grandsons, Casey (Joy) Coppage and Aaron (Emma) Coppage, both of Liberty, KY; great-granddaughters, Lily, Mia, and Norah Coppage, all of Liberty, KY; brother, Herlin (Veldean) Monday, of Liberty, KY; brother-in-law who he thought of as a brother, Walter Murphy, Liberty, KY; brother-in-law, Ray Hatton, Berea, KY; several nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Thelbert, Glen, Clevie, Jesse, and Hack; sisters, Beatrice Hatton, Edyth Monday, and Irene Taylor.

McKinney-Brown Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Verlin Dee Monday, 79, Casey Co., KY native (1940-2020)

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