Kenneth Layman Puckett Jr.

Kenneth Layman Puckett, 84 of Elizabethtown, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at his residence.
He was a native of Hardin County, served in the U.S. Air Force and was a very active member of Valley Creek Baptist Church. He was a member of Stephensburg Masonic Lodge F & AM and the Disabled American Veterans. He retired from Fort Knox Civil Service and was a farmer.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Foster Curl and Reedy Kellis Puckett; and a grandson, Jeremy Greenup.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Ferguson Puckett; one son, Danny (Marie) Puckett of Elizabethtown; two daughters, Diane (Bob) Burba of Hodgenville and Pam (Mike) Hulsey of Elizabethtown; one brother, Adrian (Edwena) Puckett of Louisville; one sister, Irene (Bob) Moser of Louisville; six grandchildren, Kenny Puckett, Lora Kurtz, Tracy Copley, Shaun Thomas, Scott Thomas and Chris Houk; 13 great grandchildren and one great-great grandson.
The funeral is 11 a.m. Thursday at Valley Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Merill Kurtz, Rev. Scott Kerr and Rev. Howard Pryor officiating.
Burial will follow in Valley Creek Cemetery with military honors.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Brown Funeral Home and continue after 9 a.m. Thursday at Valley Creek Baptist Church.
Condolences may be expressed online at

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Brown Funeral Home
306 College Street Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-2737
Published in The Larue County Herald News on Jan. 28, 2013