Ms. Patsy Jean Purkey, 86, of Louisville, passed away Thursday, November 30, 2017 at the Episcopal Church Home in Louisville.
Ms. Purkey, the daughter of the late John Reuben Purkey and Hattie McKinney Purkey, was born in Madison County on March 1, 1931. She graduated from EKU in 1953 and went on to work for Purkey's Supermarket and Hardware. Later, she worked and retired from Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 502 & 633. She was an avid animal lover, especially dogs.
Survivors include her nephew: John Purkey and wife Laura; her sister-in-law: Helen Purkey and several cousins.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, Charles Purkey.
A Committal Service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Monday, December 4, 2017 at the Berea Cemetery, 500 Oak Grove Ct, Berea with Rev. Bill Fort officiating.
Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.cpcfh.com
Published on December 2, 2017