Connie  Reece
Constance Ellenor Murnahan Thompson Reece, 88, of Lexington, passed away on Monday, September 30, 2019, at Trinity Station in Flatwoods.
She was born in Oklahoma City, Okla., on March 19, 1931, a daughter of the late Franklin Alexander and Verna Viola Johnson Reece.
Connie worked for many years for Ashland Inc., both in Ashland, Ky., and Lexington. She worked many positions, from being a phone tire salesperson in the OK Tire Division to later working in the Law Department and as secretary to the CIO in Lexington.
To Connie the years with Ashland Inc. were wonderful years with many stories shared with wonderful friends. During her years in Lexington, she obtained a diploma from the University of Kentucky.
She is survived by six children, Paula Murnahan (Jerry) McPhee, Franklin Leroy (Marla) Murnahan, Jr., Amy Elaine (Phillip) Dowdy, Patrice Anne (Thomas) Workman, Zane Ellen Hall, and Sandra Waulk (Michael) McConnell; a very special niece, Janey Ruth Daville; 11 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.
Memorial services will be 7 p.m. Tuesday, October 8, 2019, at Wright's Funeral Home in Greenup, Ky.
The family will receive visitors from 5 p.m. until the time of the memorial service on Tuesday evening.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Greenup First United Methodist Church, 607 Main Street, Greenup, KY 41144.
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Published on October 1, 2019


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2 posts

Paula Mantz Partin
Oct 06, 2019
So very sorry for your loss; love and prayers to all.
Jim and Betsy Miller
Oct 05, 2019
Connie was such a dear person always with a smile on her face.