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Joe Flanagan, 66, Russell Co., KY (1954-2021)

Joe Flanagan of Somerset, formerly of Russell County, passed away Saturday, May 15, 2021, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. He was 66 years old.

A religious service will be held at at 2pmCT on Saturday, May 22, 2021, at Clear Fork Baptist Church, 760 Clear Fork Rd., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Joe Sullivan and Dan Flanagan officiating. Interment will follow at Jamestown Cemetery, Jamestown, KY.

Visitation will be on Friday from 5pmCT until 8pmCT at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, in Jamestown, KY, and on Saturday from NoonCT until 2pmCT at Clear Fork Baptist Church, 760 Clear Fork Rd., Russell Springs, KY.

The funeral home asks that everyone attending please wear a face covering and follow Covid rules.

Joe was born in Somerset, KY on August 22, 1954, a son of the late Mary (Mitchell) and Attis E. Flanagan.

He was a retired Paramedic-Firefighter.

Joe is survived by:
  • His wife Evelana (Johnson) Flanagan, of Somerset, KY
  • Two daughters, Amelia Ashley (Chris) Pabey, of Jamestown, KY;
  • Michelle Brooke Flanagan, of Somerset. KY;
  • A son, Jason (Valerie) Flanagan, of Lawrenceburg, KY;
  • A sister, Linda Flanagan(Gary) Cox, of Lawrenceburg, KY.
  • A brother, Dan (Ginny) Flanagan, of Campbellsville, KY;
  • Three grandchildren, Connor James and Anthony Kirk Flanagan, and Cherry Lily Pabey
He is preceded in death by his parents, and a brother Rudy Flanagan.

The family requests memorial donations be made to the Clear Fork Baptist Church and can be made at the funeral home or church.

H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Joe Flanagan, 66, Russell Co., KY (1954-2021)

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