Mr. Phillip Bryan Stover of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 at the Cumberland County Hospital having attained the age of 82 years, 1 month and 4 days. He was born in the Willow Grove Community of Clay County, Tennessee on Friday, June 5, 1936, the son of Phillip Rudolph and Nell McClusky Stover. He was a member of the Waterview Church of Christ, business owner of Stover’s Service Station in Marrowbone, Kentucky, a retired bus driver of 32 years with the Cumberland County Board of Education and a farmer.
He is survived by his wife, Joyce Murley Stover of Burkesville, Kentucky, whom he wed on Thursday, January 24, 1957, his daughters, Carol (Robin) Sharp of Marrowbone, Kentucky and Kathy (Alvin) Garner of Burkesville, Kentucky, his grandson, Andrew Sharp of Elkridge, MD, his granddaughters, Brittany (Todd) Childress of Glasgow, Kentucky and Brooke Sharp of Marrowbone, Kentucky, plus a host of other relatives and many friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Sue Carol Stover.
Funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Marrowbone Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 1:00 p.m. Friday, July 13, 2018 until the funeral hour on Saturday.
Contributions appreciated to the Marrowbone Cemetery c/o Joyce Stover, 387 Stover Road, Burkesville, Kentucky 42717, American Heart Association, Inc., P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693 or any charity of your choice. Norris-New Funeral Home is honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.