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Veno Popplewell, 75, Russell Co., KY (1939-2014)

He was a native of Russell Springs, KY, and a resident of the city at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Lula Mae West Popplewell & James Popplewell, and the widower of Margie Glenn Popplewell. He leave five direct living descendants.
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Veno Popplewell, age 75 of Russell Springs, KY, passed away on Sunday, May 24th at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, KY.

Funeral services will be 2pmCT, on Thursday, May 28, 2015, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Jimmy Thompson officiating. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at Wilson Funeral Home in Russell Springs. Interment will be in the Square Oak Cemetery.

Veno Popplewell, 75, Russell Co., KY (1939-2014)

He was born in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, on October 21, 1939, a son of the late Lula Mae West and James Popplewell. He died Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Somerset, Pulaski County, KY, at the age of 75 years, seven months, and three days.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Margie Glenn Popplewell.

He was of the Baptist Faith and a retired school bus driver.

Veno is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: Ronnie Popplewell (Teresa), Russell Springs, KY; and Adrian Popplewell (Teresa Tarter) of Somerset, KY.
  • Three grandchildren
  • A sister, Garmaleen Ivey of Jellico, TN
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Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Veno Popplewell, 75, Russell Co., KY (1939-2014)

2015-05-26 - 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY - Photo Bernard Funeral Home.

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