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Wesley O. Blakey, Russell Co., KY (1928-2011)

He was a member of the French Valley United Methodist Church and was an appliance repairman

Wesley O. Blakey, 82, Rolling Springs RD, Russell Springs, KY, died Tuesday, May 24, 2011, at the Russell County Hospital in Russell Springs, KY.

The funeral service will be Saturday, May 28, 2011, at 10amCT, at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main ST, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Steve Janes the officiating clergy. Burial will be in the Blakey Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Friday, May 27, 2011, at the Bernard Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Canny Buster, Charles Edwards, Jimmy Antle, Lynn Wheat, Kevin Blakey, and Brandon Price.

Wesley O. Blakey, Russell Co., KY (1928-2011)

He was born October 17, 1928, in Russell Co., KY. he was the son of the late Josie Helm Blakey and the late Roscoe Blakey. He died Tuesday, May 24, 2011, in Russell Springs, Russell Co., KY, at the age of 82 years, 4 months, and 7 days.

He was an appliance repairman and a member of the French Valley United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Neve Lee McKinney Blakey, Russell Springs, KY, and the following:
  • A daughter: Debbie (Charles) Kiper, Cox's Creek, KY

  • A son: Kevin Blakey, Louisville, KY

  • Two grandsons: Brandon Price, Cox's Creek, KY; and Adam Price, Louisville, KY

  • A brother: Roscoe (Connie) Blakey, Jr., Russell Springs, KY

  • A sister: Frances Polston, Louisville, KY
He was preceded in death by three children, David, Michael, and Elaine Blakey; one sister, Marion Coffey; and a brother William Blakey.

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