Mrs. Sue N. Neathery of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky, having attained the age of 85 years, 8 months, and 14 days. She was born in Dubre, Kentucky on Tuesday, June 6, 1933, the daughter of Kyle and Ruby (Roberts) Norris. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Burkesville, a Bookkeeper at Farmers Exchange for 14 years, Secretary for the Powder Plant in Charlestown, Indiana, and a Retired School Teacher for the Cumberland County Board of Education.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Randolph Neathery, whom she wed Monday, October 30, 1950, son, Michael Paul Neathery, sister, Elise (Norris) Gray, and brother-in-law, Jon Frederick. She is survived by her son, James Kyle (Nancy P.) Neathery of Lexington, Kentucky, sister, Judy Frederick of Burkesville, Kentucky, granddaughter, Molly Knigge of Prospect, Kentucky, great-grandchildren, Madeline, Grace, and Drew-Elise, special caregivers, Alta, Marie, and Patience, special neighbors, Danny and Gail Lee, Cricket McCoy, special friends, Roger Dyer, Libby Henson, Brenda Garmon, Janet Hume, Janette Grubbs, and her dog and special companion, Mitzi.
The Funeral Service will be conducted on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky with Bro. Terry Shelley officiating. Burial will be in the Marrowbone Cemetery in Marrowbone, Kentucky. The family will receive friends after 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 22, 2019, until the funeral hour on Saturday.
In lieu of flowers, contributions are appreciated to the Jon Frederick Scholarship Fund (317 West Church Street, Burkesville, Ky 42717), First Christian Church of Burkesville (P. O. Box 543, Burkesville, Ky 42717), or Marrowbone Cemetery (P. O. Box 41, Marrowbone, Ky 42717). Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky is honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.