Jerry Raymond Cornelius
Funeral Time: Monday, November 12th at 1:00PM
CORNELIUS, Jerry Raymond, 79, died Nov. 7, 2018 at the University of Kentucky Hospital. Born Aug. 4, 1939 in Alva, KY, he was the son of the late Raymond August and Cleda Steele Cornelius. Mr. Cornelius was a graduate of Black Star High School and attended the University of Kentucky. He was a retired electrical engineer with Central Associated Engineers and a member of Broadway Baptist Church. Survivors include son, Jeff (Patricia) Cornelius; daughter, Sherry (Ernie) Walden; step-daughter, Andria Davenport; grandson, Austin Walden; step-grandsons, Chad Davenport and Justin Ward; step-granddaughter, Alex Durrum; three step-great granddaughters; two nieces; one nephew; sisters, Jo Ann Cornelius and Jill (Ray) Tingle; brother-in-law, Gardner Slone; and special friend, Jan Taylor Cornelius. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Minnie Sue Cornelius; step-son, Doug Davenport; and sister, Judy Slone. A graveside service and burial will be held 1 pm Mon., Nov. 12 in Resthaven Cemetery in Baxter, KY by Bro Ronnie Oplinger. Visitation will be 5-8 pm Sun., Nov. 11 at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Rd.