Virgil E. “Bubby” Winnett, Jr.
Virgil E. “Bubby” Winnett, Jr., 66, of Paducah, died Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
Virgil was born June 6, 1946, in Paducah to the late Virgil E. Winnett, Sr. and Dorothy Marie Mitchell Winnett. He was a 1964 graduate of Paducah Tilghman High School and was in the Army Reserves. He retired in 2008 after 35 years from Bellsouth where he worked as a Service Technician and was also a member of C.W. A. Union. He attended West End Baptist Church and was a lifelong Cubs fan.
Surviving are two daughters, Torin Clapp and husband Mitchell of New Washington, Ind., and Shannan Griggs of Paducah; a brother, Michael Winnett of Paducah; four grandchildren, Tarren Clapp, Tristin Clapp, Hannah-Marie Griggs, and Baby Jaxton, who is due in November; and special friend, Nancy Russell of Kevil.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with the Revs. Terry Sills and Larry Lindsey officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Kenton Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at the funeral home.
You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle at www.milnerandorr.com.