Mr. Burvel Coots, of Yeaddiss, KY. passed away at the Mary Breckinridge ARH on Sunday June 23, 2019 at the age of 86. Burvel was born March 18, 1933 in Yeaddiss, KY., the son of the late Toy Coots and Juda Baker Coots. Burvel was a life-long resident of Leslie County. He was a former Coal Miner and retired employee of the Leslie County Board of Education with 22 years of distinguished service as a custodian and security guard. Burvel was a devoted member of the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ of Yeaddiss. Burvel enjoyed hunting, fishing, cookouts, his dogs, animals, nature, riding ATV's, being involved in the lives of his family, and he especially enjoyed babysitting his great-grand daughter Kaitlyn Virginia Ann. Burvel was preceded in death by his parents, loving and devoted wife, Virginia Collins Coots, beloved son, Melvin Wayne Coots, and a host of brothers and sisters.
He leaves the following relatives surviving: beloved sons: Roger Coots & Ollie of Yeaddiss, Rick Coots & Tina of Yeaddiss, & Stevenson Coots of Yeaddiss. beloved daughters: Rita Ann Coots of Yeaddiss, Corene Trent & Earl of Yeaddiss, Lois Huff of Yeaddiss, Darlene Lankford & Albert of Yeaddiss. 12 Grandchildren, Clarence Dwayne Coots & Billie, Brian Burvel Coots & Bridget, Stephanie Ann Turnmire & Joseph, Ryan Trent, Danny Ray Huff Jr. & Megan, Jonathan Daniel Huff & Rebekah, Brandon Gross & Megan, Ronald Whayne Bowling & Gabrielle, Tyler Combs, Brodie Drake Lankford, Danielle Clark, & Shane Farmer. 18 great grandchildren& one to be born. Loving and special nieces Ruth Elenes & Faye Dennis. Special friends Jr. Clark, Tommy & Christine Davis & William Jr. Huff. Burvel also leaves surviving a host loving Nieces, Nephews and other family members.
Funeral arrangements for Mr. Burvel Coots are as follows.
TIME AND PLACE OF FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 p.m.- Thursday- June 27, 2019 at the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, Yeaddiss, KY.
OFFICIATING MINISTERS: Rev. Don Kilburn & Rev. Billy Joe Lewis.
TIME AND PLACE OF VISITATION: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Wednesday - June 26, 2019 at Dwayne Walker Funeral Home. Visitation will also be Thursday starting at 11:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at 1:00 p.m. at the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, Yeaddiss, KY.
PLACE OF INTERMENT: Coots Family Cemetery, Coots Hollow, Yeaddiss, KY.
PALLBEARERS: Clarence Dwayne Coots, Brian Coots, Ryan Trent, Danny Ray Huff, Jonathan Huff, Brandon Gross, Ronald Bowling and Tyler Combs.