The Richmond Register

November 9, 2012

Lillian Cole, 88


Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home

RICHMOND — Lillian Coffey Cole, of Lexington, widow of Jessie Brown Cole, died peacefully, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, in her home.

Mrs. Cole was born January 16, 1924, in Estill County, the daughter of the late Lawrence and Lizzie Warford Coffey. She was a member of Westside Christian Church. Mrs. Cole was retired from the Fayette Co. School System.

She is survived by one son Phill “Doug” Cole (Jennifer), Richmond; one daughter Pat Cole, Lexington; two brothers Billy Coffey (Betty) and Harold Coffey (Ann); three grandchildren Michael D. Cole (Sharon), Christopher D. Cole (Christy), and William N. Cole (Andrea); four great grandchildren Drew Cole, James Cole, Noah Cole, and Scott Markwell (Kristy); and two great-great grandchildren Austin and Leland Markwell.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers Leo, Claude and Raymond Coffey; and one sister Mabel Todd.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Monday, at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home, 328 West Main St., Richmond, with Bro. Mike Simpson and Bro. William Cole officiating. Burial will follow in the Bluegrass Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Michael, Christopher, William and Drew Cole, Roger Cook and Gary Bryan.

Honorary pallbearers will be James and Noah Cole and Scott Markwell. Donations in memory of Mrs. Cole may be made to either the Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Dr., Lexington, Ky. 40504, or to Westside Christian Church, 1432 Fairlane Dr., Richmond, Ky. 40475.