Lester Eugene Hume PDF Print
Wednesday, 22 January 2014 08:36

Lester Eugene Hume, 85, of Tompkinsville, KY passed away Tuesday, January 21st, at Monroe County Health & Rehab Center. Eugene was born in Tompkinsville, Ky on August 24, 1928, a son of the late Honor Kathleen (Rasner) and William Nelson Hume. On August 10, 1951 he was married at Mt. Gilead by Tollie Phemister to, Hazel (Copass) Hume, who survives. He worked as a International Harvester Dealer. He was a member of Rockbridge Missionary Baptist Church.

Eugene is survived by a daughter, Rebecca 'Diane', wife of Terry McPherson, of Somerset, Ky.; two sons, Gerald 'Jerry' Eugene, husband of Diane Hume, of Tompkinsville, KY.; Perry Morris, husband of Dr. Kim Eakle Hume, of Tompkinsville, KY.; 6 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren.Eugene is also survived by three sisters, Virginia Deckard, of Gamaliel, KY.; Merle Grider, of Tompkinsville, Ky and Naomi Guffey, of Tompkinsville,Ky.; two brothers, Rudolph Hume, of Tompkinsville, Ky.; Mark Hume, of Lexington, Ky.

He is preceded in death by one son; Billy Keith Hume, one grandson; Max Brandon Hume, three brothers; Ishmeal, Morris and Bennie Frank Hume.

Funeral Services will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, Tompkinsville, Ky., at 1PM on Thursday, January 23rd, with Gary Emberton officiating. Visitation is Wednesday from 2-9PM. and Thursday 6AM-1PM. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial is in Skaggs Creek Cemetery.

 

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