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Opal Bernard, 83, Dunnville, KY (1933-2016)

She was a homemaker and mill worker. She loved flowers and being outside. She was a native of Casey County and a resident of the county at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Columbus Roy and Lorene Miller Roy Chapman and the widow of Attis Bernard. She leaves 15 direct living descendants.
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Opal Bernard of Dunnville, KY passed Friday, October 21, 2016 at the Russell County Hospital. She was 83.

Funeral services are 10amCT/11amET, Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Hershel Lawhorn officiating. Burial will follow in Thomas Ridge Cemetery. Visitation is 5pm-8pmCT/6pm-9pmET, Tuesday, October 25, 2016, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home and will continue Wednesday from 7amCT/8amET until funeral service.

Opal Bernard, 83, Dunnville, KY (1933-2016)

Born June 5, 1933 in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Columbus Roy and Lorene Miller Roy Chapman. She died Friday, October 21, 2016, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 83 years, four months, and 16 days.

She was a homemaker and mill worker. She loved flowers and being outside.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Attis Bernard, who died March 10, 2008; a son, Darrell Bernard; and five brothers, Ronald Gene, Bobby, Lester, Freddie, Kellie Roy.

Survivors include:
  • A son: Johnny Joe (and Regina) Bernard of Russell Springs, KY

  • Four grandchildren

  • Seven great-grandchildren

  • Three great-great-grandchildren

  • A brother, Jackie Roy; and three sisters, Louise Thomas, Brenda Wilson, and Josephine Wilson, all of Liberty, KY
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Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

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Opal Bernard, 83, Dunnville, KY (1933-2016)

2016-10-24 - 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY - Photo McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

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