2017-07-05 / Obituaries

Vinson Cornett Jr. dies in Irvine

Vinson Cornett Jr., 75, of Irvine, died June 27 at Marcum and Wallace Hospital in Irvine.

A son of the late Vinson and Delma Cornett, he was a brother of the late Roger Cornett.

Surviving are his wife, Edith Deaton Cornett; two sons, Jerry Cornett and James Cornett, both of Irvine; two daughters, Deborah Cornett and Jennifer Cornett, both of Irvine; five brothers, Jack Hogg and Kenny Hogg, both of Florida,

Otis Cornett of Tennessee, James Cornett of Hallie, and David Cornett of Cold Springs; three sisters, Wanda Leach of Murray, Della Faye Whitaker of Hallie, and Shelia Rich of Morehead; and two grandchildren, Katelynn Taulbee and Cody Taulbee.

Graveside services for Mr. Cornett were held June 30 at the Cornett Cemetery at Hallie.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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