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Marvel Ayn (Woodburn) Creech

June 7, 1958 ~ November 10, 2021 (age 63)


     Marvel Ayn (Woodburn) Creech, age 63, of Bledsoe left this world Wednesday, November 10, 2021, at the Owsley County Health Care Center. She was born in Chicago, IL on June 7, 1958, to the late Alvin and Helen Woodburn. In 1990 Marvel moved to Kentucky where she lived with her husband the late Gary Creech and his five children.

     Marvel is survived by her only son, Hunter (Laura) Hinkle of Texas; a sister Wendy Woodburn of Kentucky; sister-in-law Kathy Woodburn of Florida; nephew Clayton Woodburn of Florida; three step-children Kristy Crider of Kentucky, Gary (Angela) Creech II of Kentucky and Angie Asher of Kentucky; granddaughter Shelby Hinkle of Texas;  nine step-grandchildren including Haley Moore of Kentucky; and other relatives and friends.

     Along with her parents, Marvel was also preceded in death by her husband, Gary, on February 26, 2021; two step-children Stephanie Kilburn Turner of Kentucky and Melody Creech of Kentucky; brother James Woodburn of Florida and her nephew Eric Woodburn of Florida.

    A private graveside service was held 12:00 pm on Saturday (Nov. 13) at the Couch Cemetery in Bledsoe, KY with Rev. Kermit Creech officiating. 

    Marvel's family wishes to thank the staffs of The Owsley County Health Care for the excellent care given to her.

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