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Phyllis June Richardson-Hively

Phyllis June (Duncan-Richardson) Hively age 71 of Stearns, Kentucky, passed from this life on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at her home.

She was born March 22, 1947 in Strunk, Kentucky to Jim Duncan and Augusta (King) Duncan. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her late husband, Elisha Fred Richardson; brothers, Ray, Don, Bobby, Bill, and Muray Duncan; sisters, Wanda Cook and Marcella Taylor; great-grandchildren, Kennedy Stringer and Jason Hughes; and a son-in-law, Donald Ray Shepherd, Jr.

Surviving family include her husband, Jackie “Jack” Edward Hively, whom she married July 31, 2016; sons, Robert Clift (wife, Kathy) Doug Hively, Aaron Hively (wife, Monica); daughters, Paula Ross (significant other, David Nichols), Theresha Elmore (husband, Joe), Crystal Lewis (significant other, Brandon Shepherd), Gladys Watson (husband, Milton), Lisa Hively; sisters, Sue Carr, Joan Privett (husband, Ronnie), Doris Creekmore (husband, Wayne) a special brother, Darrell Duncan; 19 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and a host of extended family and friends that will greatly miss her.

Phyllis June was of the Baptist faith and attended the Little Log Cabin Church. She loved to cook and had made her living as a cook for the McCreary County Schools as well as the owner/operator for the R & R Café for many years. Phyllis June also enjoyed fishing, playing games, especially Bingo, and spending time with her family.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 1:00 pm in the chapel of Pine Knot Funeral Home with Bro. David Burton officiating. Burial is to follow in the Kingtown Cemetery. The family will receive friends for visitation on Monday after 6:00 pm at the funeral home.

Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.

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I am so sorry for your loss. John 6:39,40

Barb Nov 27 2018 12:00 AM

A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Shirl Rose on November 26, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Nov 26 2018 12:00 AM

Prayers for June's sweet family. So sorry that I won't be able to come for visitation, my sons is having open heart surgery as I type this. Please tell Lil Darrell that I'm praying for him. Loved Uncle Jim and Aunt Gussie and all of her family. Hugs and prayers for all. Barb Tyra-taylor

Barb Tyra taylor Nov 26 2018 12:00 AM

A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent on November 26, 2018

Sending our thoughts & prayers, George & Rose Hively Debbie Walton & Family Mike & Sherry Hively & Family Mark Hively & Anna Simmerman & Family

Expression of Sympathy Nov 26 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Phyllis Richardson-Hively

X Nov 25 2018 12:00 AM

A DEAR TO MY HEART was sent on November 25, 2018

Mom you will be forever in our hearts. Love you always Rocky and Cathy.

Expression of Sympathy Nov 25 2018 12:00 AM

Thinking of you Bobby in the loss of your grandmother....

Jann Lewis Nov 25 2018 12:00 AM

June was a great Lady She will be missed.
Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you all.
God Bless.

Uncle Walt and Aunt Betty Nov 25 2018 12:00 AM

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