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Ferne Wyatt, 96, Casey County, KY (1924-2021)

Ferne Wilkinson Wyatt, age 96 of Liberty, KY passed away on Saturday July 3rd, 2021, at St. Joseph Hospital. She was born September 8th, 1924, in Liberty, KY, a daughter of the late Claud and Sadie Laura Cochran Wilkinson.

Ferne was the widow of Rupert Paul Wyatt who passed away on July 18th, 1999. She was a housewife, a former employee of Brunswick, Zebco, Liberty Sportswear, OshKosh, and a former office employee of the Casey County Middle School.

Survivors include: Five Children: Claud Wyatt of Liberty, Roy Wyatt of Taylorsville, KY, Laurvida Petitt of Liberty, Peggy "Denise" Stefko of Liberty and R.P. Wyatt of Taylorsville, KY, Seventeen Grandchildren, Numerous Great Grandchildren, Numerous Great-Great-Grandchildren and One Brother: Curtis Wilkinson of Cincinnati, OH.

Preceding her in death besides her parents and spouse was One Son: Paul Wyatt, One Grandchild, One Sister: Faye Rigney and Two Brothers: Vertrice and Franklin D. Wilkinson.

Visitation will be held 11:00 A.M. Thursday July 8th, 2021, at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 1:00 P.M. Thursday July 8th, 2021, at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Brent Huggins officiating. Burial will be in the Brush Creek Cemetery.

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Ferne Wilkinson Wyatt, 96, Casey County, KY

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