Commonwealth Journal


February 12, 2014

Obituaries for Thursday, February 13, 2014


Interment will be in Sunshine Cemetery, in Russell Springs, Ky.
You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website:
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Jolene “Puggy” McGowan.
Betty McKinney
Betty McKinney, 65, of Science Hill, Ky., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 surrounded by family and friends.
She was born in King Bee, Ky. on March 7, 1948, daughter of the late Hoy and Hazel Warren Mofield. She was a housekeeper for 36 years and 33 years for the Science Hill Post Office. She attended West Science Hill Baptist Church.
She is survived by two granddaughters, Brittany McKin-ney and Keshia McKinney; and a great-grandson, Kaiden Allen Ellis. 
She is also survived by two brothers, Roy (and Donna) Mofield of Eubank and Coy (and Betty Sue) Mofield of Science Hill; one sister, Flonnie (and Eddie) Dye of Nancy; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, James Allen McKinney; and special companion, Don Robinson.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. T.J. Godby officiating.
Burial will be in King Bee Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today, Thursday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home. 
The family wants to say a special “Thank You” to Hospice of Lake Cumberland and Donna Godbey for taking such good care of her during her illness.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at
Edith Rose
Mrs. Edith Rose, age 91 of Kokomo, Ind., formerly of Somerset, Ky., passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 in Kokomo. 
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 at the chapel of the Pulaski Funeral Home with Bro. Vestal Meece officiating. 
Burial will follow in the White Lily Cemetery.  
The family of Mrs. Edith Rose will receive friends at the Pulaski Funeral Home from 11 a.m. Saturday until time for services.
Pulaski Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements for Mrs. Edith Rose.

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