Kenneth Brewington


Kenneth Brewington, age 86, of Burkesville, Kentucky, passed away on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at Cumberland Valley Manor. Kenneth was born on July 3, 1930 in Burkesville, Kentucky to the late Marvin and Nannie Clyde Spears Brewington. He was a former employee of T.J. Samson Community Hospital, Cumberland County Hospital, and was Cumberland County Sheriff from 1982 until 1986. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during the Korean War.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Bolton Brewington, one son, Danny Brewington, and seven siblings, Paul Brewington, Jewell Smith, Lyle Simpson “Simp” Brewington, Keith Brewington, Robert Brewington, Billy Brewington, and Reid Brewington.

Survivors include two sisters, Pearl Janes and her husband Noah of Hodgenville and Gertie Collins of Burkesville, one brother, Charles Fred Brewington of Indianapolis, Indiana, two grandchildren, Krystal Brewington Howard of Mt. Sterling and Megan Brewington Cantrell of Frenchburg, one great grandchild, Elijah Radie Kenneth Howard of Mt. Sterling, special friends, Watson Groce , Jessica Wright, Britt Taylor and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held Friday, June 2, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home with Bro. Raymond Castillo officiating. Congregational singing led by Derric Williams. Burial was in the Murley Cemetery. Pallbearers were Casey Brewington, Britt Taylor, Mark Brewington, Nelson Owens, Phil Thompson and Richard Medlin. Honorary pallbearers were Bobby Cary, Clyde Kerr, Dr. Robert Flowers, Sr., Dr. Samuel Rice, Duane Williams, Bobby Cary, Jack Watson, Jessica Wright and Watson Groce

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements. Online condolences at

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