William A. "Bill" Sumner
William A. "Bill" Sumner, age 76, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2013, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Mr. Sumner retired as a press room operator for Johnson Controls after being employed 33 years. He was a member of Liberty Point Baptist Church, served in the US Army during the Berlin Crisis and was a member of the American Legion Post 74 where he served on the Pennyrile Honor Guard providing military funeral honors for deceased veterans.
He was survived by: Step Daughter & Husband- Jennifer & Ernie Baker, Cadiz, KY, Step Son & Wife - Donnie & Shelia Holland, Cadiz, KY, Three Brothers & Sisters-In-Law - Robert "Bob" & Linda Sumner, Cadiz, KY, Jesse C. & Margaret Sumner, Cadiz, KY & Charles Thomas Sumner, Chicago, IL, Two Sisters & Brother-In-Law- Carolyn Ann Sumner, Cadiz, KY & Marilyn & Richard Hart, Cadiz, KY,Special Friend - Grace Johnson, Cadiz, KY, Three Step Grandchildren- John Holland, Darla Thomas & Amanda Baker, Two Step Great Grandchildren- Colson Thomas & Kaylee Holland. He was preceded in death by: Father - William Odell Sumner, Mother - Ruby Cameron Sumner, Wife - Maxine Holland Sumner & Brother - Donald Ray Sumner.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Tuesday, September 3, 2013.
Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 11:00 AM Wednesday, September 4, 2013 with the Reverend Irvin Darnall officiating.
Burial with full military honors will follow at East End Cemetery in Cadiz, KY. Memorial Contributions can be made to: American Legion Post 74, C/O- Curt Holmes, 33 Bardstown Road, Cadiz,