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Virginia Wethington, Clementsville, KY (1923-2016)

She was a homemaker and a member of the Shady Grove Baptist church. She was very dedicated to her family and the matriarch of her family. Virginia was a loving mother and a very good cook. She was an avid UK fan and loved the Cincinnati Reds. She leaves 18 direct living descendants.
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Virginia Wethington of Clementsville, KY, passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY. She was 92.

Graveside services are at 10amCT/11amET, Saturday, January 16, 2016 at St. Bernard Cemetery, 5075 KY 551, Liberty, KY, with Sister Marietta Wethington officiating. Burial will follow service. Visitation is Friday from 5pm-8pmCT/6pm-9pmET, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Road, Liberty, KY, with Prayers at 6pmCT/7pmET. Pallbearers are Josh Goode, Jordan Goode, Chadd Logue, James McVey, Nelson McVey and Josh Garcia.

Virginia Wethington, Clementsville, KY (1923-2016)

Born May 17, 1923 in Casey County, KY, she was the daughter of the late James T. and Ida Phillips Brown. She died Wednesday, January 13, 2016, in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 92, seven months, and 27 days.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Shady Grove Baptist Church. She was very dedicated to her family and the matriarch of her family. Virginia was a loving mother and a very good cook. She was an avid UK fan and loved the Cincinnati Reds.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Richard Wethington , who passed away September 29, 1980; brothers, William J."Shud", Wilbur, Wilder and Earl Brown; sisters, Christeen Fair, Emoline Wethington, Gertie Williams, Alene Toms, Floye Vaughn, Elsie Murphy and Ora Norfleet; a granddaughter, Chelsea Reynolds and; great-granddaughter, Sheyenne McVey.

Survivors include:
  • Two sons: Tim Wethington of Clementsville, KY; and Donnie (and Sheila) McVey of Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Six daughters: Louise (and H.T.) Logue of Texas; Brenda (and Jim) Goode of Campbellsville, KY; Charlotte (and Scott) Marksberry of Owensboro, KY; Martha Wethington of Knifley, KY; Carmel Lee Marple of Lexington, KY; and Regina (and Kevin)Reynolds of Lexington, KY

  • Ten grandchildren: Nelson and James McVey, Tonya and Jacqueline Marple, Courtney and Chadd Logue, Josh, Jordan and Brittany Goode, and Hannah Reynolds; six great-grandchildren, Shelby and Evan McVey, Grace, Josiah and Elijah McVey, and C.J. Bain.
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McKinney-Brown-Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, in charge of arrangements

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