James Patrick "Mel" Rawlins, 58, of Nazareth, died on Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Judy Poynter Rawlins; and his parents, James Martin Rawlins and On a Golden Cornwell Rawlins.
He is survived by his son, Patrick Duval Rawlins of Bardstown; daughter, Jennie Carol (Audie) Brown of Bardstown; brother, Dean (Janice) Rawlins of Frenchburg; sisters, Myra (Stephen) Becraft of Frenchburg, Faye (Bobby) Reynolds of Winchester, Gail (Jack) Murphy of Dayton, Ohio, and Mary (Jeff) Wyatt of Miamisburg, Ohio; three grandchildren; and three step-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, at St. Catherine of Alexanderia Catholic Church in New Haven with burial in Riverview Cemetery. Visitation from 2-8 p.m. on Tuesday and after 9 a.m. on Wednesday at William R. Rust Funeral Home in New Haven.
William R. Rust Funeral Home
167 North Main Street
New Haven, KY 40051
Published in The Pioneer News on Jan. 1, 2014