Lona Mae McCool, age 83, of Okolona, Kentucky, returned to her Heavenly Father on Saturday, December 2, 2017. She was born in Burkesville, Kentucky on July 15, 1934 to the late Verner and Martha Sparks. She was a member of the Apostolic Lighthouse Church.
Among those who preceded her in death include her husband, Chester McCool and her grandson, Shawn Dile.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Shelby McCool (Patty Boblitt), Shirley Hedges (Darryl), Kevin McCool (Karen) and Wallace McCool (Lois Goodman); grandchildren, Tiffany, Krista, Brandon, Bridgette and Maranda; siblings, Ruby Sparks, Joe Sparks, Jim Sparks and Lois Jetton and a host of other dear family and friends.
The funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 7, 2017 in the chapel of Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Hwy. at Brooks Rd.) with burial at Brookland Cemetery. Friends and family may pay their respects on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.