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Johnnie "Granny" Mefford

January 13, 1932 — March 15, 2020

Evarts, KY

Johnnie Lou “Granny” Mefford of Evarts gained her heavenly wings at the age of 88 in her home on the evening of March 15, 2020 surrounded by her loving family.

She believed in the Baptist Faith and was a dedicated homemaker. She shared her love of cooking with everyone she met.

Preceded in death by her parents, Jake and Madge Mefford; six brothers, Willard, Wilburn, Leroy, Joe, James, and Jerry Mefford; two sisters, Sue Sutton and Shirley Pryor; grandson, Garland Farley; one great grandson, Jhett Couch.

Survivors include, three sisters, Callie Ruth Quillin of Georgetown, KY, Elezan  Fee of Louisville, KY, and Carolyn Mefford of LeJunior, KY; four children, Tony (Susan) Mefford, Robert (Linda) Mefford, Shelia Smith, and Stephanie Mefford all of Evarts; eight grandchildren, Amy (Keith) Stanley of Rocky Face, GA, Scott (Erica) Mefford of Evarts, Missy Farley of Corbin, KY, Charleigh Mefford, Josh (Brittany) Couch, Brittany Couch, Ethan Aslinger, and Evan Aslinger all of Evarts, KY; great grandchildren, Brock Ballew, Liam Stanley, Abbie Jones, Becca & Braydon Mefford, Kaylee Mefford, Braylee Couch, and Jaxon Couch; a host of special grandkids, other relatives and friends are left to mourn her passing.

Graveside services will be conducted 2:00 pm Tuesday (March 17) at the Resthaven Cemetery Chapel with Rev. Danny McCreary officiating.

Burial will then follow in the Resthaven Cemetery at Keith, KY with Josh Couch, Scott Mefford, Ethan and Evan Aslinger, Christian Boggs serving as Pallbearers.

In Lieu of flowers the family request memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association, Kaden Tower 6100 Dutchmans Lane Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205-3284 or Bluegrass Hospice Care, 2972 South US Hwy 25 E, Barbourville, KY 40906.

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Resthaven Cemetery

, Keith, KY 40873

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