Special to the Register
Bennie Mae “Shug” Cole, age 58, died Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.
She was a native of Berea, the daughter of the late Earl and Martha Marie Durham Powell.
Bennie is survived by: her daughters, Melissa Lyons of Jacksboro, Tenn., Stacy Thompson of Irvine, Ky.; her sister Teresa Gail Kunkle (Greg) of Lancaster, Ky.; her brothers, Stanley Powell (Madeline) of Berea, Samuel Powell (Linda Codrington) of Stuart, Fla.; nine grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services for Bennie will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at the Davis & Powell Funeral Home with Bro. Gordon Robinson officiating.
Burial will follow in the Flat Gap Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Monday.