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Robert Lee Cope

Booneville, Kentucky

May 15, 1958 - August 29, 2019

Robert Lee Cope Obituary

Booneville, KY- Robert Lee Cope, age 61, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2019 at the University of Cincinnati Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio from a long-term illness.Robert was born May 15, 1958, in Booneville, KY, a son to the late Andy and Thelma (Brewer) Cope. He was the Owsley County Jailer for 8 years before becoming ill, before being elected County Jailer, he was employed at the Owsley County Health Care Center for over 30 years as a Certified Nurse Assistant and worked 15 years at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. Robert was an active member in Owsley County Saddle Club, the Owsley County Sportsman club and was a member of the Royal Oak Baptist Church.He survived by 2 sons; Michael (Charlie) Havicus of Booneville, KY and Anthony (Shandy) Cope of Tacoma, WA, 3 daughters; Autumn (Derek McWhorter) Cope, Natasha (Ivan) Fletcher, both of Booneville, KY, and Sarah (Kenneth White) Fox of Jackson, KY, 2 brothers; Jimmy Cope and Lyell Cope both of Booneville, KY, 4 sisters; Ana Lou (Gene) Lynch, Janice (Tim) Bishop, Ruby Nell Callahan all of Booneville, KY and Juanita (Ron) Isaacs of Florence, KY, 7 grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews and many other loving family members and friends. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, 1 brother; Nathan Cope, 1 brother in law; Ronnie Callahan Sr, 3 nephews; Ronnie Callahan Jr, Jeff Callahan, Brandon Lynch and 1 niece; Kristie Bishop.Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 4, 2019 from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Pastor Chad King and Reverend J. Jamison Brunk officiating. Burial will be in the Cope Family Cemetery in the White Oak community of Owsley County, KY. To leave the family a special message please visit www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Cemetery Cope Family Cemetery White Oak Road Booneville KYUS Visitation Wednesday, September 4, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Booneville Funeral Home 3450 Ky Hwy 11 North Booneville KY 41314 US (606) 593-6289 (606) 593-6250 Service Thursday, September 5, 2019 1:00 PM - Booneville Funeral Home 3450 Ky Hwy 11 North Booneville KY 41314 US (606) 593-6289 (606) 593-6250 Funeral Home Booneville Funeral Home 3450 Ky Hwy 11 North Booneville KY - 41314 US (606) 593-6289 (606) 593-6250

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Booneville, KY- Robert Lee Cope, age 61, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2019 at the University of Cincinnati Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio from a long-term illness.Robert was born May 15, 1958, in Booneville, KY, a son to the late Andy and Thelma (Brewer) Cope. He was the Owsley County Jailer for 8 years before becoming ill, before being elected County Jailer, he was employed at the Owsley County Health Care Center for over 30 years as a Certified Nurse Assistant and worked 15 years at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. Robert was an active member in Owsley County Saddle Club, the Owsley County Sportsman club and was a member of the Royal Oak Baptist Church.He survived by 2 sons; Michael (Charlie) Havicus of Booneville, KY and Anthony (Shandy) Cope of Tacoma, WA, 3 daughters; Autumn (Derek McWhorter) Cope, Natasha (Ivan) Fletcher, both of Booneville, KY, and Sarah (Kenneth White) Fox of Jackson, KY, 2 brothers; Jimmy Cope and Lyell Cope both of Booneville, KY, 4 sisters; Ana Lou (Gene) Lynch, Janice (Tim) Bishop, Ruby Nell Callahan all of Booneville, KY and Juanita (Ron) Isaacs of Florence, KY, 7 grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews and many other loving family members and friends. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, 1 brother; Nathan Cope, 1 brother in law; Ronnie Callahan Sr, 3 nephews; Ronnie Callahan Jr, Jeff Callahan, Brandon Lynch and 1 niece; Kristie Bishop.Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 4, 2019 from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Pastor Chad King and Reverend J. Jamison Brunk officiating. Burial will be in the Cope Family Cemetery in the White Oak community of Owsley County, KY. To leave the family a special message please visit www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Cemetery Cope Family Cemetery White Oak Road Booneville KYUS Visitation Wednesday, September 4, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Booneville Funeral Home 3450 Ky Hwy 11 North Booneville KY 41314 US (606) 593-6289 (606) 593-6250 Service Thursday, September 5, 2019 1:00 PM - Booneville Funeral Home 3450 Ky Hwy 11 North Booneville KY 41314 US (606) 593-6289 (606) 593-6250 Funeral Home Booneville Funeral Home 3450 Ky Hwy 11 North Booneville KY - 41314 US (606) 593-6289 (606) 593-6250

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