Whitesburg KY

Rites are held for Monzell Cornett

Monzell Goins Cornett, 88, of Dry Fork, died April 15 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

A daughter of the late Clay and Elizabeth Crase Goins, she was the widow of Dewey Cornett, and mother of twins, Ruby and Ruth, who died at birth.

She was a member of Sandlick Old Regular Baptist Church for 61 and a half years.

Surviving are a son, Ben Arnold Cornett, Wheatfield, Ind.; two daughters, Wanda Louise Cornett, Marion, Ind., and Christine Seng, Louisville; a brother, William Floyd Goins, Hayden, Id.; a sister, Erma Lee Coffee, Crystal River, Fla.; seven grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held April 18 at Sandlick Old Regular Baptist Church. Burial was in Troy Cornett Cemetery at Dry Fork.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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