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Mr. Creed Eston Hume, Cumberland County, KY (1926-2018)

He was a native of Monroe County, KY and a longtime resident of Cumberland County, KY. He was a graduate of Burkesville High School, and attended Lindsey Wilson College. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Germany for two years. His career in finance started with the Farm Agency for seven years, and with the Bank of Cumberland for 28 years. He was a S Cumberland Water District and later Cumberland County Water District board member. He was a Bank of Cumberland, and Federal Housing Authority board member, on the Duo-County Telephone Co-Op nominating committee,, and a faithful member of the Burkesville Baptist Church. His wife, Janet Padon Hume, survives. He leaves 12 direct living descendants.
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Mr. Creed Eston Hume, of Burkesville, KY, passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, KY.

The funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 11amCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with Dr. Mark Shelton and Bro. Gary Cash officiating. Burial will be in the Cary Cemetery in Cumberland County, KY. The family will receive friends after 3pmCT, on Friday, January 12, 2018 until the funeral hour on Saturday.

Mr. Creed Eston Hume, Cumberland County, KY (1926-2018)

He was born in Monroe County, KY on Monday, October 18, 1926. He was the son of William Radford & Della Mae (Madie) Lollar Hume. He died Monday, January 8, 2018, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 91 years, two months, and 21 days.

He and his family later moved to the Judio community in Cumberland County, KY. He was a graduate of Burkesville High School and attended Lindsey Wilson College. He was a U. S. Army Veteran, serving in Germany for two years. Mr. Hume was later employed by the Farm Agency for seven years and then the Bank of Cumberland for twenty eight years. During this time, he was a board member of the South Cumberland Water District and Cumberland County Water District, Veteran's organization, Cumberland County Board of Health, County Extension service, Bank of Cumberland Board of Directors, Federal Housing Authority, Cumberland County Fair treasurer, Duo County Telephone Co-op nominating Committee and a faithful member of the Burkesville Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Hume was preceded in death by his brothers and sister, Delmas Hume, Murry Hume, Carmon Brewington, and a nephew, Johnny Brewington.

He leaves to cherish his memory:
  • His wife: Janet Padon Hume of Burkesville, KY, whom he married Saturday, August 10, 1957

  • His children: Charlotte Melton of Burkesville, KY; Roger Hume of Nashville, TN

  • His grandchildren: Lori (Stephen) Poindexter of Burkesville, KY; Stacy (Duey) Vaughn of Franklin, KY; Brandon (Jessi) Melton of Burkesville, KY

  • His great-grandchildren: Eston, Autumn, and Elle Sells, Padon and Charlotte Vaughn, Reese Melton, and Macey Poindexter

  • His nieces, Brenda (Jeff) White, Carol Ashley, and JoAnn Brewington

  • Nephew: Jim (Cindy) Brewington

  • Great-nieces and great-nephews: Christen (Joe) Gaunt, John Eston (Jasmine) White, Jason (Cinammon) Brewington, Julie (Brad) Watson, and Megan Brewington

  • Great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews: Reilly and Ben Gaunt, Wesley Eston White, Brandon, Brock and Natalie Brewington, Alex (Loralee) Watson, and Ashley (Abel) Troyer

  • Great-great-great-nephew, John Marshall Watson

  • Special friends and caretakers: Brenda Butler, JoAnn Brewington, Michelle Burns, Linda Smith, Chris Stilts, and Dovie Melton
Send condolences to the family of Eston Hume

In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Cary Cemetery in memory of Mr. Hume would be greatly appreciated c/o First & Farmers National Bank, P. O. Box 337, Burkesville, KY 42717 or Patricia Bowlby, 6403 Waterford Drive, Brentwood, TN 37027.

Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Mr. Creed Eston Hume, Cumberland County, KY (1926-2018)

2018-01-11 - 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo from Norris-New Funeral Home.

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