Eugene D. Cornett, age 72, of Sidney, passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton.
He was born February 25, 1949 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Dayton Cornett and Margaret (Leach) Cornett. On September 2, 1970, he married Mary (Gooch) Cornett and she survives.
Also surviving are son Terry Cornett of Sidney, daughter Rhonda Cornett of Conover, five grandchildren, brothers; Carl (Juanita) Cornett of Brooksville, Florida, Bobby (Imogene) Cornett of Kings Mount, Kentucky, Lillian Cornett of New Haven, Indiana; five grandchildren, Dustin, Dillion, Katelyn, Andrew and Kendra; 10 great-grandchildren, Braylon, Gemma, Nova, Colton, Carson, Caydence, Addison, Aubreigh, Xander and Jaxton; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brothers; Eddie Cornett and Michael Cornett.
Eugene was of the Christian faith. He was employed at Direct Graphics in Sidney. He enjoyed watching TV and doing yard work. He loved spending time with his grandkids, family and friends.
Visitation will be held on Friday, July 9, 2021 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford, KY. A second visitation will be held the following day on Saturday, July 10, 2021 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford, KY with Bro. Vola Brown officiating. Burial will follow at Double Springs Cemetery in Waynesburg, KY.
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