Willis Thurman, 85, of Bledsoe County, died Friday, September 30, 2011.
He was preceded in death by two sisters Lola Pelfrey Biflo and Rosa Kerley; two brothers Roscoe and Virnel Thurman; grandson Chris Thurman.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years Lovenia Thurman; son Everett (Cora) Thurman, all of Bledsoe County; daughter Jean (Billy) Guffey of Trenton; four grandchildren Ethan and Edward Thurman, Jessica and Laci Guffey.
Services were held October 3 in the funeral home chapel with burial in Dunn Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com
Arrangements were made by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home in Pikeville.