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Cora Christene McKinney

July 5, 1925 ~ October 15, 2017 (age 92)

Cora Christene McKinney, 92, of Georgetown, KY (formerly of Stanford) passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Dover Manor in Georgetown, KY. Born July 5, 1925 in Lincoln County, KY to the late George Everett Cowan and Malinda Stevens Cowan, she was the widow of the late Carter B. McKinney. She received and held her KY Beautician / Cosmetologist License for many years and worked for 40 years at Palm Beach in Danville, KY (1946-1987). She attended and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church and loved her church family. Survivors include her nieces and nephews; Nancy Lynn and Jimmy Cowan both of Stanford, KY, Terry Mullins (Kelly) of Berea, KY, Robert Cowan of Hesperia, CA, Mindy Davis (Mike) of Ohio, and Charles Cowan (Devonne) of Georgetown, KY, seven great nieces & nephews, eleven great-great nieces & nephews, and two great-great-great nieces & nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her siblings; Mildred Cowan, David Cowan, Paul Cowan, Everette Cowan, and Billy Cowan. Visitation will be Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel, Stanford from 5-9pm. Funeral service will be 11am Friday, October 20, 2017 at the funeral home with Reverend Gary King officiating. Burial will follow at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford. Casket bearers will be: Charles Cowan, Kelly Mullins, Caleb Cowan, Casey Cowan, Terry Justice, and Nathaniel Parker. Jimmy Cowan will serve as honorary pallbearer. 


 Service Information

October 19, 2017

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Spurlin Funeral Home
411 West Main Street
Stanford, KY 40484

Funeral Service
October 20, 2017

11:00 AM
Spurlin Funeral Home
411 West Main Street
Stanford, KY 40484

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