Obituary for Elizabeth "Libby" Lewis Cordle
Elizabeth A. “Libby” Lewis Cordle of West Liberty, KY, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018, at the St. Claire Regional Medical Center, Morehead, KY, at the age of 56 years, 6 months, and 12 days. She was born Thursday, November 9, 1961, at West Liberty, KY, daughter of the late Kenneth Paris & Rebecca Jewel “Cindy” Hackney Lewis.
Growing up, Libby worked as a farm helper with her mom and dad and was a fine tomato picker. After graduating high school, she went on to be a licensed cosmetologist, a certified nurse aide, and a certified child caregiver. One of her main goals in life was to love her only child. She was a Christian and attended the Glenn Ave Church of God. Libby had a zest for life and loved adventures. She was a loving mother, sister, and aunt, and will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one nephew, Kenneth Lewis; several aunts and uncles; special mother, Myrtle Osborne; special sister, Kay Hunt; and special brother, Ronnie Hunt.
She is survived by her daughter, Kendra Cordle of Lacy Creek, KY; her grandmother, Mary Flannery of Appalachia, VA; two sisters, Mary Lewis and Virginia Lewis both of Lacy Creek, KY; one brother & sister-in-law, Wayne & Angie Lewis of Lacy Creek, KY; nieces and nephews, Cindy Lewis, Jon Lewis, J.J. Holden, Greg Joseph, and Coleten Gamble; special sisters, Melissa Stacy, Kristie Loudermilk, Malissa Gamble, Bet Osborne (Marla), & Roseann Carpenter; special brother, John Hunt; several aunts & uncles; special sons, Eli Havens & Billy Pippen; special daughters, Emily Potter, Autumn Fulkerson, Alycia Lewis, Shelby Bolin and Allegra Cooper; and her special fur baby, Bella Marie.
Funeral service 1 p.m., Saturday, May 26, 2018 at the Potter Funeral Home, with Elder Joe Conley and Rev. Jeff Farmer officiating. Burial to follow in the Dawson Cemetery, Lacy Creek, KY. Visitation 7 - 9 p.m., Thursday, May 24, 2018 and 12 p.m. – 4 p.m., Friday, May 25, 2018 at Potter Funeral Home.
Pallbearers: Jamie Phipps, Zack Haney, Jeffery Ferguson, J.J. Holden, Wayne Lewis, Bet Osborne, Randy Martin, Billy Pippen, Dennis Bolin, and David Conley.
Honorary Pallbearers: Justin Gibbs, Alex Hittepole, Tom Blackburn, Denise Reed, Teresa Lewis, and All Her Many Friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Potter Funeral Home to help with burial expenses.