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Wendell Coffey, 76, Russell Springs, KY (1941-2017)

He was an insurance agent for Farm Bureau and a member of Jamestown Christian Church. He was a member of a respected Russell County, KY family, the son of the late Onis Ray & Exie Marie Stephens Coffey. His wife, Nancy Coffey survives. He leaves nine direct living descendants.
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Wendell B. Coffey, 76, of Russell Springs, KY, died Thursday, December 7, 2017 at his home.

Funeral service for Wendell B. Coffey will be 3pmCT on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main St, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Bill Welker, Bro. Jason Walters, and Bro. David Coffey officiating. Visitation will be after 12pmNoonCT on Saturday. Interment will be in the Bethlehem Cemetery.

Wendell Coffey, 76, Russell Springs, KY (1941-2017)

He was born March 27, 1941 in Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late Onis Ray & Exie Marie Stephens Coffey. He died Thursday, December 7, 2017, in Russell Springs, KY, at the age of 76 years, eight months, and 10 days.

Wendell was an insurance agent for Farm Bureau and a member of Jamestown Christian Church.

In addition to his parents, Wendell was preceded in death by a daughter, Patricia Jo Coffey; a daughter-in-law, Pam Jones Coffey. Survivors include
  • His wife, Nancy Coffey, Russell Springs, KY

  • Two children, Maria (Gary) Herndon, Shelbyville, IN' and Alan Coffey and his fiance' Jennifer Palmer, Russell Springs, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Stephanie Miller (Mitch Smith), Ty (Courtney) Perry Meleah Coffey

  • Four great-grandchildren: Collin Miller, Adelyn Miller, Jayden Smith Bryce Perry

  • One brother: Jimmy D. (Rita) Coffey, Russell Springs
  • A sister-in-law: Lynn Tarter, Vine Grove, KY
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Memorials suggested to Jamestown Christian Church Youth Ministry or to Hospice of Lake Cumberland. These can be made at the funeral home. Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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