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Wilma Dempsey, 75, Casey County, KY (1948-2023)

Wilma Dempsey, of Liberty, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2023, at the Casey County Hospital. She was 75.

Born June 23, 1948, in Casey County, KY, she was a daughter of the late Ira and Etta Cochran Lynn. Wilma was a retired Registered Nurse. She enjoyed sewing and crocheting.

Survivors include her daughters, Treva (and Jonathan) Warrix, Rachel (and Scott) McQueary, and Hope Dempsey; brothers, Jerry and Jackie Lynn; and three grandchildren, Colin, Luke, and Hayden.

Wilma was preceded in death by her parents; son, Randy Downs; and brothers, Darnell, Johnny, and Joe Lynn.

Funeral services will be held at 2pmET Sunday, October 15, 2023, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Gale Durham officiating. Burial will follow in the Poplar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12noon until 2pmET on Sunday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

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