Commonwealth Journal


December 10, 2013

Obituaries for Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013

Somerset — Linda Davis

Linda L. Davis, 68, of the Nancy Community, passed away on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

Arrangements are pending at this time and will be announced by Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Linda L. Davis.

Edward Meece

Edward Othnel Meece, 86, of Somerset, Ky., passed away on December 7, 2013 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born in Somerset, Ky., on May 3, 1927 to the late Ester Meece and Mary Ann Hargis Meece. He was a retired auto worker from General Motors Corporation in Ohio, a farmer, and a Veteran of World War II. He was a member of Colo Baptist church. His biggest hobby was fishing. He was a man of great pride and integrity. He was a wonderful husband, great father, and exceptional grandfather. He was greatly loved by all who knew him. Heaven has gained a beautiful angel.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife; Lois Burchfield Meece, whom he married on December 31st, 1981; a daughter, Kay Watson Meece; five brothers Vennis, James, Ray, Wayne, and Donald Meece; and four sisters Pauline and Carline Mounce, Deloris Morrell, and Edith Barnett.

He is survived by a sister, Wanda Whitt from Texas; seven children, Margie (and Kenneth) Thompson, of Ky.; Debra (and Mark) Duncan, of Calif., Wendell Meece, Earnest (and Connie) Watson, both of Ohio, Esther Watson, Rex Watson, and Jimmy (and Sheila) Watson, all of Ky.; 10 grandchildren, Camie (and Mike) Meece, of Ky., Wayne (and Poppy) Meece, of Ga., Chuck (and Amanda) Hargis, of Ky., Matt (and Jennie) Tiemeyer, of Ohio, Carol (and Bob) Hicks, of Ky., Angie (and Dale) Chaney, of Ky., Justin Watson, of Ky., Adam Duncan, of Calif., Jerrod (and Shelbi) Watson, of Ky., and Ashley Meece, of Ohio; 22 great grandchildren, Cassie (and Harley) Dalton, Jessie Meece, Bailey Meece, Eddie Decker, Abbie Decker, Kaylyn Chaney, Alesha Meece, Autumn Decker, Matthew Meece, Destiny Mounce, Curtis Chaney, Isaiah Hargis, Lance Mounce, Christian Hargis, Ana Meece, Adessa Meece, Rique Meece, Abigail Hargis, Paisley Watson all from Ky.; Miles  and Trevor Tiemeyer from Ohio; and one great-great-grandchild, Anslee Dalton.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 6 p.m. in the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral services will be on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 11 a.m.  n the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. David Harmon & Bro. Kenneth Dalton officiating.

Burial will be in Wesley's Chapel Cemetery.

American Legion Post 38 will conduct military honors.

The family request expressions of sympathy to be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Edward Othnel Meece.

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