Glyn David Cordell age 69 of Strunk, Kentucky passed from this life on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at the Big South Fork Medical Center in Oneida, Tennessee.
He was born, February 23, 1952 in Grants Pass, Oregon to Aubrey Cordell and Rennie (Musgrove) Cordell. David was of the Baptist faith and a member of the O.S. Ware Lodge #874 in Stearns, Kentucky. He was also a member of the Eastern Star. David was self-employed and a UK Wildcat fan. When he wasn’t working, he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Preceding him in death is his parents, Aubrey and Rennie, a son, James David Cordell, and brothers, Aubrey Cordell and Jack Cordell.
Surviving family include his wife, Lena (Moore) Cordell whom he married, December 24, 1968; Glyn Daniel Cordell and wife, Tabatha of Strunk, Kentucky and Dustin Cordell and wife, Tiffany, of Robbins, Tennessee; daughters, Donna Goodin and husband, Greg of Parkers Lake, Kentucky, Shawnda Waters and husband, Chad also of Parkers Lake, Janet Smith of Strunk, and Juanita Cooper, also of Strunk; a brother, Louie Cordell; and a sister, Janice Privett, both of Strunk, Kentucky.
Also surviving are David’s grandchildren that he loved dearly, Tiffany Bennett, Sheila Trammell, Tony Hurd, Lindsey Goodin, Josh Goodin, Craig Goodin, David Cody Garrison, Amy Coffey, Jordan Carson, Madessa Cordell, Conner Cordell, Logan Cordell and Colton Cordell, and Riley Bryant; and great-grandchildren, Angie, Krystal and Ruben Trammell, Kylie, Kendal, and Bretlee Bennett, Denver Staley, Jordan and Jaylynn Patrick, Maxton Daniel Ruley, and Paisley Goodin.
In keeping of David's wishes, he was cremated. A memorial gathering will be held on Friday, June 4, 2021 beginning at 6:00 pm until Masonic and Eastern Star services at 7:00 pm in the chapel of Pine Knot Funeral Home.
Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.