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Jonathan Lavender, 40, Liberty, KY (1981-2021)

Jonathan Chet Lavender of Liberty passed away on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. He was 40 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 1pmET on Friday, May 21, 2021, at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY, with Rev. Gary Lavender II and Bro. Larry Cochran officiating. Entombment will follow in the Danville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be held at 11amET on Friday, May 21, 2021 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel.

Jonathan was born in Asheville, N.C. on February 21st, 1981. Jonathan was a self-employed roofer.

Those left to cherish his memory are: His parents: Gary La Don and Judy Mae Harris Lavender of Liberty, Two Daughters: Julia Michelle Lavender and Emily Brook Lavender both of Danville, KY, One Brother: Gary La Don and (Leandra) Lavender II of Old Fort, N.C., One Sister: Angie Raine and (Johnny) Hardee of Hickory, N.C. Mother in Law: Teresa Pelfrey of Danville, Grandmother in Law: Lenore Ferrell of Danville and also a host of Nieces and Nephews.

Preceding him in death was his spouse: Tiffany Pelfrey Lavender.

Bartle Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Jonathan Lavender, 40, Liberty, KY (1981-2021)

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