Whitesburg KY

Alfred Addington dies

Alfred Addington, 94, died December 9.

Born in Thornton to the late Jeff Addington and Florence Barrett, he was the widower of Helen Joyce Addington. He was also preceded in death by his sisterin Law, Jo Ann Maggard.

Mr. Addington was a veteran of World War II in Japan, where he earned the Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon, Victory Medal, Good Conduct Medal, and Army of Occupation Medal Japan.

He was a member of Park United Methodist Church, past member of Whitesburg United Methodist Church, and a member of Golden K of the Blue Grass and the Bell House Seniors.

Mr. Addington is survived by a niece, Jan Overstreet and husband Jim, and a number of other nieces and nephews.

Private graveside services will be held at Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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