Eugene Carlton Courtney
Funeral Time: Saturday, August 1st at 10:00AM
Eugene Carlton Courtney, 78, husband of Ferdella Marie Shearer Courtney, passed away Wed., July 29, 2020 at his home. Born Jan. 28, 1942 in Lexington, he was a son of the late Wallace and Betty Lynam Courtney. Eugene retired from the University of KY after 38 years as a drafting technician in the medical illustration department. He was a member of Eastland Church of God. Besides his wife, Ferdella Marie, he is survived by 2 sons, Eugene Carlton(Margaret) Courtney, II, and Leslie Wayne (Kristin) Courtney; a daughter, Stephanie Marie Courtney(Daric) ; 5 grandchildren, Joshua (Ashley), Brittany, Chase, Sophia and Chloe; 2 great grandchildren, Maddie and Jacob; and a brother, Edward (Wilma) Courtney, Midway, KY. He was preceded in death by a brother, Wallace Courtney, Jr. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Sat., Aug. 1, 2020 at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Rd. by Pastor Justin Linseisen with burial to follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Gary Williams, Josh Courtney, Chase Courtney, Tandy Shearer, David Beachum, and Randy Courtney. Honorary bearers will be Scott Napier and Jody Courtney. Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home.