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Kenneth Brewington, 86, former Cumberland Co., KY sheriff, dies

(3 Jun 1930 - 30 May 2017)
He was member of a leading Cumberland County family. He was Cumberland County Sheriff from 1982 until 1986. He was a former employee of T.J. Samson Community Hospital, and Cumberland County Hospital He was the son of the late Marvin & Nannie Clyde Spears Brewington and the widower of Edith Bolton Brewington. He leaves three direct living descendants.

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Kenneth Brewington, age 86 of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville.

Funeral service Friday, June 02, 2017 at 2pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with burial in Murley Cemetery, Cumberland County, KY. Family requests visitation on Thursday, June 01, 2017 from 5pmCT until 9pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Kenneth Brewington, 86, Burkesville, KY (1930-2017)

He was born on July 03, 1930 in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY. He was the son of late Marvin & Nannie Clyde Spears Brewington. He died Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 86 years, eight months, and 27 days.

He was a former employee of T.J. Samson Community Hospital, Cumberland County Hospital, and was Cumberland County Sheriff from 1982 until 1986.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Edith Bolton Brewington; one son, Danny Brewington; and seven siblings, Paul Brewington, Jewell Smith, Lyle Simpson "Simp" Brewington, Keith Brewington, Robert Brewington, Billy Brewington, and Reid Brewington.

Survivors include:

  • Two sisters: Pearl Janes and her husband Noah of Hodgenville, KY and Gertie Collins of Burkesville, KY

  • One brother: Charles Fred Brewington of Indianapolis, IN

  • Two grandchildren: Krystal Brewington Howard of Mt. Sterling, KY; and Megan Brewington Cantrell of of Frenchburg, KY

  • One great grandchildren: Elijah Radie Kenneth Howard of Mt. Sterling, KY

  • Special friends: Watson Groce, Jessica Wright, Britt Taylor

  • and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends
  • Send condolences to the family of Kenneth Brewington

    Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, is in charge of arrangement.

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