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Irene Young Fields

September 29, 1934 August 29, 2018
Irene Young Fields
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Obituary for Irene Young Fields

Irene Fields, 83, of Lancaster, passed away Wednesday, August 29th, at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Hospital in Danville. She was the wife of Fred Parker Fields whom she married on March 3, 1956. Irene was born in Lincoln County, on September 29, 1934. She was the daughter of the late Elmer and Lillie (Hale) Young. She had worked as a seamstress for Cowdens Manufacturing.

Survivors Include:

Husband, Fred P. Fields of Lancaster
Daughter, Carrie Lynn and Husband Jeff Mullins of Crab Orchard
Daughter, Markeeta and Husband Scott Lowe of Atlanta, GA
Daughter, Donna and Husband Nick Thompson of Crab Orchard
Brother, Marvin Young & Wife Ruth of Somerset

4 Grandchildren: Jerome Wilson & Wife Katlin, Matthew Wilson & Wife Ashley, Nick Lowe & Wife Heather and Dustin Wilson & Companion Bethane

12 Great Grandchildren: Devon, Bailey, Elijah, Jacob, Ryan, Kenneley, Thomas, Heidi, Taylor, Ruby, Sawyer & Chelsea

In addition to her parents, Irene was preceded in death by Grandson, Steven Mullins; 3 Sisters, Mae Gerkey, Dorothy Ramey, and Lola B. Miracle; 3 Brothers, Jesse, Bob and Elmer Young, Jr.; and a Half Brother, William Sexton

Pallbearers Include: Jerome & Dustin Wilson, Nick Lowe, Roger & Ricky Young, Nick Thompson & Bill Mullins

Funeral Services: 11 am, Saturday, September 1, 2018
Place of Service: McKnight Funeral Home Chapel
Officiating: Bro. Matthew Wilson
Place of Burial: Mt. Moriah Christian Church Cemetery

Visitation will be after 6 PM on Friday, August 31, 2018 at McKnight Funeral Home.

Memorial Contributions suggested to the Parkinson Foundation at 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800 Miami, Florida 33131

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Previous Events





6:00 PM 8/31/2018 6:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 8/31/2018 9:00:00 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419

McKnight Funeral Home
229 Main Street Crab Orchard 40419 KY
United States





11:00 AM 9/1/2018 11:00:00 AM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419

McKnight Funeral Home
229 Main Street Crab Orchard 40419 KY
United States

Cemetery Details


Mount Moriah Christian Church Cemetery Final Resting Place

8545 KY-1247
Stanford, KY 40484

8545 KY-1247 Stanford 40484 KY
United States

Memorial Contribution

Parkinson Foundation


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