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Masel Lee McKee, Casey County, KY (1928-2018)

October 02, 1928 - June 19, 2018 (Age 89)

He was a farmer, carpenter, and a member of Church of Christ. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War and will be accorded military honors by performed by the Casey County Veterans Honor Guard at committal rites. He was a member of a respected Casey County, KY, family, the son of the late James T. McKee & Ruby E. Hughes McKee. His wife, Helen Cravens McKee, survives, as do six sisters. His only children preceded him in death. With his passing, six of the 11 siblings born to James T. & Ruby McKee survive.
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Masel Lee McKee, age 89, of Bethelridge, KY passed away on Tuesday June 19, 2018 at his residence.

Funeral Services will be held 1pmCT/2pmET, Sunday June 24, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Kenny Spaw officiating. Burial will in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Casey County, KY, with Military Honors performed by the Casey County Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation will be held at 9amCT/10amET, Sunday June 24, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel.

Masel Lee McKee, Casey County, KY (1928-2018)

Masel Lee McKee was born in Ware, Casey County, KY on October 2, 1928. He was a son of the late James T. McKee & Ruby E. Hughes McKee. He died Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Bethelridge, KY, at the age of 89 years, eight months, and 17 days.

Survivors include:
  • His spouse: Helen Cravens McKee

  • Daughter-in-law: Regina Vest McKee of Bethelridge, KY

  • Six Sisters: Kathleen McAninch of Mainville, Ohio; Joyce Shadoan of Cincinnati, Ohio; Barbara Nagelhout of Loveland, Ohio; Julia Spears of Bethelridge, KY,; Patsy Homan of Maineville, Ohio; and Shelia Bender of Lebanon, Ohio.
Preceding him in death besides his parents was one son: Jeff McKee; one daughter: Trena Annette McKee; one brother: Taylor McKee and three sisters: Jessie Barlow, Delora Eastham and Shirley Wesley.

Send condolences to the family of Masel Lee McKee

Bartle Funeral Home, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Masel Lee McKee, Casey County, KY (1928-2018)

2018-06-20 - 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY - Photo from Bartle Funeral Home.

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