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Kenneth Cope

Kenneth Cope, age 69 of Hickory, died January 23, 2018 at Baptist Health in Paducah.  He was born the son of the late Clay Cope and the late Katherine Blankenship Cope.  He worked for Paducah City Water and had also worked at Wayne Supply.  He was a member of Elva Baptist Church, a member of the Jackson Purchase Friends of Bluegrass, and was also a member of the Cope Brothers Bluegrass Band.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home in Paducah with Bro. Mike Littrell, Bro. Randall Cox and Bro. Ferris Sahawneh officiating.  Burial will follow in Hardmoney Baptist Church Cemetery.  Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Saturday, January 27, 2018 at the funeral home and 1:00 p.m. until the funeral hour on Sunday, January 28, 2018.  Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home in Paducah is in charge of arrangements.

He is survived by his wife: Mary Cope of Hickory; his son: Mark Cope (Shannon) of Hickory; his daughter: Kathy Holder (Brian) of Hickory; his brothers: Carroll Wayne Cope (Faye) of Paducah and Gary Cope (Sue) of Calvert City; nine grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter: Dianna Knigh; and his brothers: Larry Cope and Barry Cope.


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Carol Sep 7 2019 12:00 AM

Mary, Kathy, Brian, Mark, Shannon and kids....Just heard about Kenneths passing yesterday and was so sad for all of you. He was such a sweet man and I know he will be greatly missed. Our thoughts are with you. Love you all.

Kathy & Sarah Nicholas Jan 30 2018 12:00 AM

I love you too sweetheart. You were so special to him. He knows he will see you again.

Kathy Holder Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM

Love you. You were family too. We will see him again.

Kathy Holder Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM

Thank you so much. It meant so much that you both were able to come. Angel, Dianna and daddy are having a glorious time with Jesus. I love y'all.

Kathy Holder Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM

Dear Family & Friends of Ken Cope,
May every consolation and blessing be granted to each of you in your deep sorrow. My condolences and sincere sympathy, David 'Herb' Estes

David 'Herb' Estes Jan 26 2018 12:00 AM

Go Fly High on that Mountain, G-Daddy. No greater man than a man who loves his Lord. To the entire family, our hearfelt sympathy and love to all of you. Even though he will be missed so much, Just knowing, without a doubt, that he is with our Father, is greatest comfort of all.

Keith and Teresa Dallas Jan 26 2018 12:00 AM

You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Kenneth was a great man and will be missed by many.

Mike and Tammi Bullington Jan 26 2018 12:00 AM

Uncle Brian, & Aunt Kathy, & Family,
So deeply sorry for your loss! I know it'll be tough without him but we can find peace in knowing he's at peace and happy! You know I'm here for you as ALWAYS for anything, don't hesitate to ask! I love y'all SOOO much

Brandon Holder Jan 25 2018 12:00 AM