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Errie Hughes Atchley, 89, Russell Springs, KY (1929-2019)

She was a homemaker, wife, mother and grandmother and friend to many.

Errie Hughes Atchley, of Russell Springs, departed this life Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at her home. She was 89 years old.

Funeral service for Errie Atchley will be held at 1pmCT on Saturday, February 9, 2019, at the Square Oak Separate Baptist Church, 3979 State Hwy 1611, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Bobby Conner and Bro. Troy Coffey officiating.

Visitation is requested from 5pmCT until 8pmCT on Friday, February 8, 2019, at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, and after 10amCT on Saturday at the church until funeral time at 1pmCT.

She was born August 27, 1929 in Russell County to the late Corla "Buck" Hughes & Theo Tarter Hughes.

She was a homemaker, wife, mother and grandmother and friend to many.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Atchley; 4 brothers, Rajah Hughes, Dallas Hughes, CV "Bill" Hughes, D.S. Hughes; and 2 sisters, Marie Hart and Delphia Stephens.

Survivors include:
  • Her 3 sons: Hershel (Joyce) Atchley, Herman (Theresa) Atchley, and Howard (Susan) Atchley Her daughter: Connie (Bruce) Lawless
  • Three grandsons: Jedidiah Lawless, Benjamin Lawless, and Richard Atchley
  • One granddaughter: Tabitha Atchley McBride
  • Several nieces & nephews
Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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