Letch Hounshell

03/07/1941 - 12/18/2018

Obituary for Letch Hounshell

Letch Hounshell, 77, of Newport, KY passed away on December 18, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Ft. Thomas. Letch was born to Matt and Loudema (Gabbard) Hounshell on March 7, 1941 in Breathitt County, KY. Letch retired from National Band and Tag after 49 years. He was a member of Newport Church of God. He was preceded in death by his sister; Margie Raleigh. Letch leaves behind his wife and best friend of 58 years, Shirley Hounshell. He is survived by his sons; Reverend Eddie (Kristi), Letch Jr (Brenda) and James Franklin (Deidra) Hounshell. Brothers; Matt, Clay and Thomas Hounshell. Sisters; Allie Turner, Georgia Becker and Orthia Mae Turner. Along with 8 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held at Cooper Funeral Home on Friday, December 21, 2018 from 4pm-8pm. Service will begin at 8pm. An additional visitation will be held at Deaton Funeral Home in Jackson, KY on Saturday, December 22, 2018 from 10am-12pm. Burial will follow at Gilbert Cemetery. Cooper Funeral Home is serving the family.

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