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Cleatus Cordell Coffey, Russell Springs, KY (1924-2011)

He was the patriarch of a large, respected Russell Co., KY family, a farmer, and a member of the Parks Ridge Church of God.

Cleatus Cordell Coffey, 87, Parks Ridge RD, Russell Springs, KY, died Sunday, May 15, 2011, at the McCreary Health & Rehab Center, Pine Knot, KY.

The funeral service will be at 10amCT, Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at the Parks Ridge Church of God, with Rev. Billy Silverman the officiating clergy. Burial will be in the Parks Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main ST, Russell Springs, KY, after 4pmCT, Monday, May 16, 2011.

Cleatus Cordell Coffey, Russell Springs, KY (1924-2011)

He was born March 2, 1924, in Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late Pearl Stephens Coffey and Bug Coffey. He died Sunday, May 15, 2011, in Pine Knot, McCreary Co, KY, at the age of 87 years, 1 months, and 29 days.

He was a farmer and a member of the Parks Ridge Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his wife Geraldine Wells Coffey, and by a sister, Alyne Stephens, and two brothers, Glendo Coffey and Waldo Coffey.

He is survived by the following:
  • Four children: Danny Franklin Coffey, Sandra K. Bolin, Sheila Gaskin, and Scott Coffey, all of Russell Springs, KY

  • Six grandchildren: Peter Coffey, James Gaskin, Tabby Bryant, Travis Bolin, Trent Bolin, and Tracey Bolin Locher.

  • Six grandchildren: Trinity, Christian, Zack, Blake, Troy, and Dalton
Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main ST, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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