Barry Gene Runyon

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Barry Gene Runyon

December 19, 1947 - August 02, 2018

Barry Gene Runyon,70, of Louisa, Ky., passed away August 2, 2018, at his home. Mr. Runyon was born Dec. 19,1947, to the late Bradford and Theodora Runyon of Paintsville, Ky., formerly of Pikeville, Ky.
He was preceded in death by his infant grandson Jace McNeil Rowland; and brother Brian Runyon.
Mr. Runyon was survived by his wife of 48 years, Kay McNeil Runyon; son David (Stephanie) Runyon; daughters, Julie (Jason) Rowland of Lawrenceburg, Ky., and Jamie Runyon Derifield of Lawrenceburg, Ky.
He was Pops to to his beloved grandchildren, Taylor Shepherd and Hayden Derifield. He is also survived by two brothers, Brad and Burton Runyon; and sister Bradora Plummer.
Mr. Runyon was a member of First Baptist Church of Louisa, Ky., where he served as Deacon and previously as treasurer and Sunday school teacher. He was a retired coal operator in partnership with his brother, Brian.
Funeral Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at First Baptist Church of Louisa with Pastor Chuck Price officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit the family from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 at Wilson Funeral Home. All care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home in Louisa.
Published on August 4, 2018
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Sunday 05 Aug

2:30 PM

First Baptist Church

301 West Pike Street, Louisa, KY, USA


Sunday 05 Aug

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Wilson Funeral Home

1270 State Highway 2565, Louisa, KY, USA


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Jennifer Anderson Perry
Aug 04, 2018
My heart goes out to you, Kay, as well as the rest of his family. I have many fond memories of Barry, when we were young. Prayers for you, Bradora, and the other brothers.
jim childers
Aug 04, 2018
I 'am so sorry to here of Barry pasting,I live in Fl. ,cannot get a flight out to come.We were best friend's in high school and he was a great team mate.We had a lot of funny together,so sad