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Mrs. Lathenia Hutchison Cornett, 84, Bow, KY (1931-2015)

She was a member of Pleasant Hill Union Church and was a Paper Mill Worker for Champion Paper Products. She was born in Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Claude & Grace Mae Durham Hutchison and the widow of Jesse James Cornett. She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded family, leaving 109 direct and one step living descendants.
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Mrs. Lathenia Hutchison Cornett, age 84, of the Bow Community, in Cumberland County, Kentucky, passed away on Sunday, November 1, 2015 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 1pmCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, Kentucky with Bro. Elvin Milam and Bro. Gary Cash officiating. Burial will be in the Perkins Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 5pmCT, on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 until the funeral hour on Wednesday.

Mrs. Lathenia Hutchison Cornett, 84, Bow, KY (1931-2015)

She was born in Hamilton, Ohio on Thursday, August 13, 1931, the daughter of Claude and Grace Mae Durham Hutchison. She died Sunday, November 1, 2015, in Bowling Green, Warren County, KY, at the age, 84 years, two months, and 19 days.

She was a member of Pleasant Hill Union Church and was a Paper Mill Worker for Champion Paper Products.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse James Cornett, whom she married on Friday, September 11, 1953, her daughters, Rosalee Cornett Menard, Penny Nellums; her infant daughters, Shelia Cornett and Phillip Cornett; her sister, Mildred Asher; her brother, Elbert Hutchison and her step-son, Billy Gene Breford.

She is survived by the following;
  • Her children: Bonnie Johnson Sears of Pensacola, Florida: April (and Wayne) Ripley of Camden, Ohio; Arch (and Janice) Cornett of Eaton, Ohio; Thena Marie (and Denney) Young of Bow, Kentucky; Cynthia (and James) Lollie of Pensacola, Florida; Jeffrey (and Lesia) Cornett of Albany, Kentucky; Lisa (and David) Thacker of Bow, Kentucky; Steven Cornett of Rainbow City, Alabama; Martha (and Rick) Fruit of Henderson, Kentucky

  • Her step-daughter: Carolyn (and Billy) McNichols of Trenton, Ohio

  • Thirty-five grandchildren

  • Sixty-three great-grandchildren

  • And one great-great-grandchild
Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main, Burkesville, Kentucky is honored to be in charge of funeral arrangements.

Send condolences to the family of Mrs. Lathenia Hutchison Cornett

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Mrs. Lathenia Hutchison Cornett, 84, Bow KY (1931-2015)

2015-11-02 - 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo Norris-New Funeral Home.

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