Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Jeanette Sexton

Jeanette Sexton, 79, of Sandlick, died Thursday, March 19, at Pikeville Medical Center.

She was a daughter of the late Ray and Dessie Whitaker Brashears.

Mrs. Sexton was a grandmother of the late Mica Dawn, and a sister of the late Billy Dean Brashears.

Surviving are her husband, Buddy Dean Sexton; a daughter, Cathy Dawn Sexton Sumpter and husband Dick of Sandlick; four brothers, Johnnie Brashears of South Carolina, Tommie Brashears of Kingscreek, Randy Whitaker of North Carolina, and Jimmy Brashears of Indiana; three sisters, Jo Combs of Smoot Creek, Gertrude Murphy of Morehead, and Karen Sexton of Sandlick; a grandson, Teddy Dean Martin; and a great-grandchild, Seth Wilder.

Funeral services for Mrs. Sexton were held March 22 at the Sandlick Fire Department with burial at the Ed Sexton Cemetery at Sandlick.

To plant a tree in memory of Jeanette Brashears Sexton, visit the tribute store of Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg.

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