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June Etta Cornell, 93, formerly of Breeding, KY (1923-2017)

She was a native of Carbondale, PA, and a resident of Edmonton, KY, at the time of her death. She was the oldest known member of the Methodist Church in Otego, NY. She was a homemaker. She leaves 17 direct living descendants.
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June Etta Cornell age 93 years formerly of the Breeding Community in Adair County Passed away Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 9:40amCT, at the Metcalfe Health Care Center in Edmonton, KY. Mrs. Cornell had chosen cremation and there are no services or visitation planned. Interment will be in Otego, NY.

June Etta Cornell, 93, Breeding Community (1923-2017)

She was born on April 24, 1923 in Carbondale, PA. She was the daughter of the late Marshall Austin & Maude Frances Joslin Dart. She died Sunday, February 26, 2017, in Edmonton, Metcalfe County, KY, at the age of 93 years, six months, and two days.

She was the widow of Lawrence Vernor Cornell who passed away on September 27, 2008. She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter Susan Shadle.

Survivors include:
  • Two sons: Jeffrey Cornell & his wife Melinda of Breeding, KY; and Larry Lyndon Cornell & his wife Gayle of Binghampton, NY

  • One daughter: Bonnie Austina Budelman & her husband Fred of Durham, NC

  • Two brothers: Leon Austin Dart of Otego, NY; and Theodore Edwin Dart of Auburn, NY

  • Six grandchildren

  • Eight great grandchildren

  • Several nieces, nephews, a host of other relatives & friends
She was the oldest known member of the Methodist Church in Otego, NY. She was a homemaker.

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Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangments.

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June Etta Cornell, 93, formerly of Breeding, KY (1923-2017)

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