Vennie Riley Pitcock, 97, of Louisville, Kentucky, passed away on Monday, August 31, 2015 at her home in Louisville.
She was born in Cumberland County, Kentucky on Wednesday, October 31, 1917, the daughter of the late Thomas and Bessie Blythe Riley. She was of Assembly of God faith and a Machinist for Louisville Glove Company.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Donnie Carlos Pitcock, her sisters, Jewell Riddle and Jessie Short, her brother, Ervin Riley, her daughter-in-law, Mammie Pitcock and her son-in-law, Rufus Atkinson.
She is survived by her children, Marrs Pitcock of Coxs Creek and Willadean Atkinson of Louisville, her brother, Myrl Riley of Burkesville, five grandchildren, Mike Denton, Lavina Denton, Roger Denton, Tonya Denton, Karen Payne, four great-grandchildren, Mikie Denton, Erik Pitcock, Josh Pitcock, Shawn Payne and one great-great-grandchild, Conner Pitcock.
Funeral wervices were conducted on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home with Bro. Charles Huddleston officiating. Two of Mrs. Pitcocks’ favorite gospel songs were sung by Libby Mullinix. Burial was in the Murley Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky. Casket Bearers were Mike Denton, Roger Denton, Raj Brar, Dave Brar, Josh Pitcock and John Moore.
Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky was honored to be in charge of the funeral arrangements. Online condolences at www.norris-new.com.