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Louie Meeks dies at 100

Funeral services Louie Francis Meeks, 100, of McRoberts, were held August 3, in Neon. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

Born in Palmer, Tenn., to the late Robert and Savannah Sanders Meeks, he died July 31 at Letcher Manor Nursing Home in Whitesburg.

He was the widower of Sadie Meeks, the father of the late Nina Polly, and was the last of his siblings to die.

He lived most of his life in Letcher County, and was a member of the Old Regular Baptist Church.

Surviving are a son, Charles Meeks and wife Margaret of Springfield, Oh.; a daughter, Nevida Spears and husband Jim of Versailles; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; friends, James and Celeste Johnson, Delbert and Annetta Anderson, Bill Blair and Fred Young; and caregiver, Janet Hill.

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