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Elgin Yvonne Parnell, 83, Metcalfe County, KY (1939-2022)

Elgin Yvonne Parnell, 83, of Edmonton, passed away Thursday, May 12, 2022. Elgin was born February 9, 1939 in the Bridgeport community of Metcalfe County, the daughter of the late Cosby and Clarice Keltner Blaydes.

Elgin was a member of the Elm View Methodist Church. She will be remembered by many for her 30 plus years as the checkout clerk at the former JR Foods Store in Edmonton.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Bobby Parnell.

Elgin is survived by one son, Ricky Parnell and wife Annie of Edmonton. A grandson Robbie Parnell (Kim) of Edmonton. Two step grandchildren - Ashley(Chris) Powell and Austin Greenwell. Six great grandchildren - Landon, Landrie, Maddie, Jasmine, Addie and Chastyn.

Funeral services will be held at 11amCT Monday, May 16 at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial to follow in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8pm Sunday and after 9am Monday, at the funeral home.

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