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Howard Coomer, 68, Jamestown, KY (1952-2021)

Howard Coomer of Jamestown passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at Ephraim McDowell Hospital. He was 68 years old.

Funeral services will be at 1pmCT on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Dwan Hadley officiating. Burial will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be at 10amCT on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY.

He was born on Sunday, September 14 1952, in Lebanon, KY, the son of Dorothy Trowbridge Coomer, of Jamestown, KY and the late William E. Coomer.

He is survived by:
  • His mother, Dorothy Coomer, Jamestown, KY
  • His wife - Virginia Coomer of Jamestown, KY
  • Two Step-Daughters: Ronda Furkin, of Columbia, KY, and Tracie Perry, spouse Jeff, of Campbellsville, KY
He was a truck driver and a maintenance worker in the Russell County School System. He attended Mt. Zion Community Church in Adair County.

Pallbearers are: Ricky Bledsoe, Billy Todd Furkin, Gary Furkin, Billy Fred Furkin, Tyler Thompson and Jeff Perry

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

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Howard Coomer, 68, Jamestown, KY (1952-2021)

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