BENTON — Services for Ruth Cope, 91, of Benton will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home. The Rev. Joe Daryl Thorn will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Level Cemetery.
Mrs. Cope died at 4:40 a.m. Monday, June 24, 2013, at Lake Way Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Mrs. Cope was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church and formerly worked as a clerk at Rodney’s IGA grocery store.
She is survived by one son, Lynn Cope of Benton; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Solon Ray Cope; one son, Jerry Ray Cope; one grandchild; three brothers, and two sisters. Her parents were Ed Burkhart and Laura Ollie Roach Burkhart.
Friends may call at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to Oak Level Cemetery Fund or New Harmony Baptist Church, 4817 Symsonia Highway, Benton, KY 42025.