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June Cornelius Croley
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Obituary for June Cornelius Croley

June Cornelius Croley, 90, of Tenth Street in Williamsburg passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at her residence. Born on June 3, 1927 in Bon Jellico, KY, she was the daughter of the late Henry Thomas Cornelius and Bessie Steely Cornelius. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Willard Croley and two brothers: Herman Cornelius and H.T Cornelius, special Uncle and Aunt John and Gladys Steely.
June graduated as salutatorian of Black Star High School, Black Star, KY. She and her husband were charter members of Highland Park Baptist Church, Williamsburg, KY. June worked for many years as Whitley County Deputy PVA.
She is survived by 3 children; Michael Croley (Erika), of Fort Myers, FL. Sandra Denney (Darrell), of Knoxville, TN. Debra Croley, of Williamsburg, KY. 5 Grandchildren; Stephen Croley (Tanya), of LaFollette, TN Brandon Croley (Dana), Clearwater, FL. Laura Denney Ward (Darius), of Oviedo, FL. Eleanor Croley, of Copperas Cove, TX. Emily Claire Croley, of Louisville, KY. 7 Great Grandchildren; Mycah Baker (Zach), Drew Croley, Camden Ward, Tanner Ward, Camryn Croley, Will Croley, Dristen Ward, 1 Brother; Huey Cornelius (Marjorie) of Lexington, KY. 1 Sister; Pat Brumley (Bruce) of Lexington KY. 1 Sister-in-law; Hallie Cornelius of Whitting, IN. numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends to mourn her passing.
Funeral service will be 1:00pm Saturday December 2, 2017 at Ellison Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Clark Cornelius officiating. Interment will be in the Highland Park Cemetery Davis Addition.
Visitation will be after 6:00pm Friday December 1, 2017 at the funeral home.

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Williamsburg, KY 40769

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Highland Park Cemetery

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Williamsburg, Ky 40769


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