Annie Bernice Cole Loving, 85, of Paducah, Ky., passed away Friday, Oct. 16, at her home. Graveside services were held Monday, October 19, at 11 a.m., at Carter’s Chapel Cemetery in Cedar Grove.
Mrs. Loving was born Oct. 16, 1935, in Cedar Grove, to the late Guy Cole and Alberdia Robison Cole. She retired from Budget Rental Car as a manager and was a member of the West End Baptist Church in Paducah. She was a loving mother, grandmother and a very dedicated Christian. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde A. Loving, a daughter, Lisa L. Cope, and a brother, Bill Cole.
She is survived by a daughter, Dena L. (Wayne) Rice, of Burns; two grandchildren, Tyler A. Cope, of Lexington, Ky., and David Rice, of Los Angeles, Calif.; two sisters, Mary Towater, of Cedar Grove, and Diane Kirby, of Huntingdon a sister-in-law, Rosalind Cole, of Huntingdon; two brothers, Bob (Judy) Cole, of McKenzie, and Ronnie (Linda) Col, of Huntingdon; devoted caregiver, Karla Ford, of Paducah; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, great nieces and great nephews.
Pallbearers who served were Corey Towater, Joe Lewis, Mike Walsh, Stephen and Stuart Cole, and Jeff Campbell.