Funeral services for Raymond Lewis McCool, 57, were held August 17 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in the W.L. Sumpter Cemetery at Big Cowan.
A son of Freda McCool of Big Cowan and the late Raymond McCool, he was born in Letcher County. He died August 14 at his home in Whitesburg.
McCool was a 1971 graduate of Whitesburg High School and earned an associate degree in computer science from Hazard Community College. He enjoyed fishing, football, and working on the computer.
Surviving in addition to his mother are two brothers, William J. McCool of Linefork, and Bobby McCool of Paintsville; three sisters, Hazel Ilene Eldridge and Darlene Campbell, both of Linefork, and Delana Caudill of Viper; and a cousin, Tommy McCool of Lake City, Tenn.