George Henry “Bobby” Brummett of Burkesville, Kentucky, passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018 in Burkesville, Kentucky, having attained the age of 76 years, 10 months, and 16 days. He was born in Adair County, Kentucky on Friday, May 9, 1941, the son of the late James Clifton Brummett and Euria Riddle Hale. He was a member of the Amandaville Christian Church, worked as an Electrician for 52 years also having worked at United Electric in Louisville, Kentucky, and was a member of the United States Army from 1964-1968.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepmother, Mary Katherine Brummett, his sister, Edith Irene Hall, his half brother, Kenneth Wayne Hale, his half sister, JoAnn Bearden, brothers-in-law, Yule Grider, Allen Grider, Shelly Grider, J.B. Grider, Homer Vernon “Tooter” Grider, John Kearns, Randy Gibson, sisters-in-law, Mary Elizabeth Grider, Dorothy Grider.
He is survived by his wife, Louise Grider Brummett whom he wed on Saturday, May 24, 1986, his sister Lois Louise Drake of Louisville, half sisters, Jackie Brummett, Brenda (and Gary) Fautz both of Louisville, half brothers, Everett Jr. (and Lou Ann) Hale of Shepherdsville, Larry (and Twana) Hale of Jeffersonville, Indiana, brothers-in-law, Albert (and Dimple) Grider of Columbia, James Grider, Jessie (and Brenda) Grider both of Burkesville, sisters–in-law, Margaret “Cricket” (and Porter) McCoy and Dottie Gibson, both of Burkesville, Kathleen Kearns of Anderson, Indiana, and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service was conducted on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in The Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home with Rev. Paul Patton and Rev. Joel Patton officiating. Burial was in the Grider Family Cemetery on Crocus Creek in Cumberland County, Kentucky. Casket Bearers were Michael Johnston, Joe Strange, Michael Montgomery, William Albert Grider, Kelly Grider and Nick Abney. Honorary Casket Bearers were Larry Hale, Jr., Jamie Hale, Johnnie Paul Kearns, William Floyd Kearns, Brian Murley, James Russell Grider, Jessie Grider, Sr., Robert Hale and Jon Schussler.
Norris-New Funeral Home was honored to be in charge of all the arrangements. Online condolences at www.norris-new.com.