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Essie Opal Coney, Barren Co., KY (d. Jan. 17, 2012)

She was the matriarch of a large, respected family. She leaves 19 direct living descendants. She was a retired retail clerk and of the Protestant faith.

Essie Opal Coney age 94 of Glasgow died Tuesday, January 17, 2012, at NHC in Glasgow, KY.

Funeral services will be held 2pmCT, Thursday, January 19, 2012, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Edmonton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:30pmCT-8pmCT, Wednesday, January 18, 2012, and and after 9amCT, Thursday at the funeral home.

She was the daughter of the late John Winfrey and Annie Harris Mills.

She was a retired retail clerk and of the protestant faith.

She is survived by the following:
  • One granddaughter: Rita (Tom) Boss of Glasgow. KY

  • Seven great grandchildren: Tommy (Jackie) Boss, Brandy (Eugene) Boss, Timmy (Aarika) Boss, Alisa (Timmy) Adams, Dale Jr (Sheri) Hurt, Joseph (Tad) Hurt, Jason (Katie) Hurt

  • Eleven great great grandchildren: Mariah, Megan, Austin, Nathan, Breanne, Branden, Allison, Nathan, Jorden, Kayla and Ava
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Coney, a son Gene Austin Estes, a grand daughter, Alice Thurman and a brother Teddy Mills.

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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