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Attis E. Flanagan, 95, Russell County, KY (1919-2014)

He was a car salesman and a member of Jamestown First Baptist Church. He servied in the U.S. Navy in World War II. He was the patriarch of a distinguished Russell County, KY, family. He was born in Russell Springs, KY and was a resident of Jamestown, KY, at the time of his death. He was son of he late Elmer Flanagan and Fronia Hester Blair Flanagan and the widower of Mary Mitchell Flanagan. He leaves 23 direct living descendants.
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Attis E Flanagan, Jamestown, KY, died Friday, November 14, at 12pmCT, at Fair Oaks Nursing Home, N. Main Street, Jamestown, KY.

The funeral for Attis E. Flanagan will be at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, at 11amCT, Tuesday, November 18, 2014, with Dan Flanagan and Matt Flanagan officiating. Burial will be in Jamestown Cemetery, 201 N Main, Jamestown, KY. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Monday, November 17, 2014.

He was a car salesman and a member of Jamestown First Baptist Church. He servied in the U.S. Navy in World War II.

Attis E. Flanagan, 95, Russell County, KY (1919-2014)

He was born Tuesday, November 4, 1919, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late Elmer Flanagan and Fronia Hester Blair Flanagan. He died in Jamestown, Russell County, KY, on Friday, November 14, 2014, at the age of 95 years, 10 days.

He is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: Dan, husband of Ginny Flanagan, Campbellsville, KY; and Joe, husband of Evelana Flanagan, Somerset, KY

  • One daughter: Linda Gail, wife of Gary Cox, Lawrenceburg, KY

  • One daughter in law: Vivian Flanagan, Jamestown, KY

  • Two sisters: Ola Jean Prock, Danville, KY; and Emmalou Demirjian, Madison, AL

  • Nine grandchildren

  • Eleven great grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Mary Mitchell Flanagan, whom he married Sunday, Januar 11, 1942, in Jamestown, KY. ; one son, Rudy Flanagan; and three brothers, Royce Lavon, Kermit Roe, and Glendo Wesley Flanagan.

Send a condolence to the family of Attis E. Flanagan

Memorials are requested to the Dan E. Flanagan Leadership Scholarship Fund, Campbellsville University.

The H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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