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Obituary: Janet Lawless, 55, Russell Springs, KY

She was a member of Hayes Chapel United Methodist Church and was a secretary

Janet Lawless, 55, Neva DR, Russell Springs, KY, died Sunday, December 26, 2010, at the Russell Co. Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.
The funeral service will be at 10amCT, Wednesday, December 29, 2010, at Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main ST, Russell Springs, KY, with Rev. Clifton Cowan officiating, and special music by Bobby Dunbar. Burial will be in the Wilkerson Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Tuesday, December 28, 2010, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Danny Allen, Michael Robertson, Josh Wilson, Cody McNeil, Eddie Price, and Zak Scott.

Janet Abernathy Lawless, Russell Co., KY (1955-2010)

Janet Lawless was the daughter of the late Mary Pack Abernathy and Glen Neely Abernathy. She was born in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH, on Friday, March 25, 1955. She died Sunday, December 26, 2010, in Russell Springs, Russell Co., KY, at the age of 55 years, 9 months, and 1 day.

She was a secretary and a member of the Hayes Chapel United Methodist Church.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two children: Bethany (Jeremy) Coffey and Garrett Lawless, both of Russell Springs, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Abigail and Alec Coffey, Russell Springs, KY

  • Her step father: Glendal Sullivan, Russell Springs, KY

  • Two brothers: Jeff (Nancy) Abernathy, Columbia, KY; and Tim (Sandy) Abernathy, Russell Springs, KY

  • Two sisters: Jean (Donnie) Wilson, Russell Springs, KY; and Betty (Eddie) Price, Liberty, KY
Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main ST, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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