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Howard Hoots, Burkesville, KY (1926-2011)

He was a member of a respected Cumberland Co., KY family, a member of the Chestnut Grove United Methodist Church and was a longtime bus driver for the Senior Citizens Center on Aging in Burkesvllle, KY

Howard Hoots, 84, of Crossville, TN, formerly of Burkesville, KY passed away Saturday, March 26, 2011, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville, TN.

Funeral services will on Tuesday, March 29, 2011, at 11amCT at Ballou and Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with Bro. Greg Wells and Bro. Donnie Shelley officiating. Burial will be in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery in Cumberland Co., KY Visitation will be from 4pm until 9pmCT on Monday, March 28, 2011, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, Inc. in Burkesville.

Howard Hoots, Cumberland Co., KY (1926-2011)

Howard Hoots was born in Burkesville, KY, on Tuesday, September 14, 1926. He was the son of the late Myrtie Ann Sells Hoots and the late Charlie Thomas Hoots. He died Saturday, March 26, 2011, in Crossville, Cumberland Co., TN, at the age of 84 years, 6 months, and 12 days.

He was a member of Chestnut Grove United Methodist Church and was a longtime bus driver for the Senior Citizens Center on Aging.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by 2 sisters, and 4 brothers.Survivors Include the following:
  • His Wife: Joy Wray Hoots, of Crossville, TN

  • One son: Michael Hoots and Wife Fay of Bowling Green, KY

  • Two daughters, Billie Wilson of Crossville, TN; and Phyllis Ferguson and Husband Bruce of Indianapolis, IN

  • One brother: Carmon Hoots of New Castle, IN

  • One sister: Golda Flowers of Elgin, Illinois

  • Four grandchildren: Buffy, Christopher, Elissa, and Shannon

  • One great grandchild

  • And a host of other relatives and friends also survive
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, Burkesville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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Howard Hoots, Burkesville, KY (1926-2011)

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