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George Coe, 79, Russell Springs, KY (1938-2017)

He was one of Kentucky's best known restauranteurs. He was the owner of Coe's Steak House and a member of 3trees Church. He was a native of Russell County and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was a member of a highly regarded family, the son of hte late George H. & Florence Antle Coe. He was the widower of Geneva Coe. He leaves two direct and three step living descendants.
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George Coe, 79, of Russell Springs, died Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at his home.

Funeral service for George Coe will be 10amCT, Friday, June 30, 2017 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Curt Hill officiating. Visitation will be 5pm-8pmCT, Thursday, at the funeral home.. Private entombment, for family members only, will be in the Dixon Cemetery with full miltary honors by the Russell County Honor Guard.

George Coe, 79, Russell Springs, KY (1938-2017)

He was born June 18, 1938 in Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late George H. & Florence Antle Coe. He died Wednesday, June 28, 2017, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 79 years, 10 days.

He was the owner of Coe's Steak House and a member of 3trees Church.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Geneva Coe; granddaughter, Ashley Suzzanne Coe; brother, Tom Coe; two half brothers, Brock Coe and Joe Coe; and half sister, Nina Coe. Survivors are:
  • His son: Gerald (Angela) Coe, Russell Springs, KY

  • Grandson: Gunnar Coe, Russell Springs, KY

  • Two step granddaughters: Sommer (Alex) Schoch, Covington, KY; and Elizabeth (Mack) Bowen, Russell Springs, KY

  • One step great granddaughter: Lydia Brown

  • Sister: Mae Bledsoe, Charleston, IN
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Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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