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Roy Wariner, Jamestown, KY (1928-2017)

He was a veteran of the US Navy, and a music teacher, the patriarch of a highly regarded and musically distinguished family. He was the son of the late Roe & Nellie Lawless Wariner, and the widower of Geneva Ilene Glover Wariner. He leaves 19 direct living descendants. He was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy.
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Roy Wariner, 88, of Jamestown, KY, died Friday, July 7, 2017 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown, KY.

Funeral service for Roy Wariner will be at 2pmCT, Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Billy Dunbar officiating. Visitation will be 10am-2pmCT, Tuesday. Interment will be in the Jamestown Cemetery, 201 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY. Pallbearers will be Greg Wariner, Brad Wariner, Ryan Wariner Ross Wariner, Emmet Wariner, and Oakley Wariner.

Roy Wariner, Jamestown, KY (1928-2017)

He was born August 21, 1928 in Champaign, Champaign County, IL, He was the son of the late Roe & Nellie Lawless Wariner. He died Friday, July 7, 2018, in Jamestown, Russell County, KY, at the age of 88 years, 10 months, and nine days.

He was a Veteran of US Navy, a member of Church of God of Prophecy and a music teacher.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Geneva Ilene Glover Wariner; a son, Larry Wariner; a grandson, Matthew Joseph Wariner, and several brothers & sisters.

Survivors are:
  • Five children: Kenny (Carol) Wariner, Noblesville, IN; Barbara Judd, Noblesville, IN; Steve (Caryn) Wariner, Franklin, TN; David Wariner, Nashville, TN; Terry (Tracy) Wariner, Russell Springs, KY

  • Twelve grandchildren

  • Two great grandchildren

  • One brother: Lowell Wariner, Noblesville, IN
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Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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