Estill J. Fannin FLA.-A graveside Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2007 at 2 p.m. at the Estep Cemetery, HWY 377, Morehead, Kentucky, for Estill J. Fannin of Lake Panasoffkee, Florida. He passed away on February 27, 2006 at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, Florida, and a crematory service was held on March 4, 2006 in Florida. He was born March 8, 1928 at Grayson, Kentucky, son of the late Estill R. and Nellie Ison Fannin. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a step-son, Curtis Wayne Gulley and a sister, Effie Dew of Knoxville, Tennessee. He had a Masters Degree from both Morehead State University and Eastern Kentucky University, and was a retired teacher and principal of the Carter County Technical School. He volunteered and served in both the US Army and the Air Force. He was a Kentucky Colonel, a Life member of the D.A.V., and was a Mason with over 25 years’ service. He is survived by his wife, Mildred Estep Fannin of Lake Panasoffkee, Florida, whom he married on June 8, 1956, a son, James Dale (Jim) Fannin of Havana, Florida, and a grandson, Jimmy Fannin. He is survived by three sisters, Iva (Joe) Adkins of Sandy Hook, Kentucky, Elizabeth (Waldo) Lacy of Grassy Creek, Kentucky, and Della Fannin of Austin, Texas, and nine nieces and nephews, Contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Lane-Stucky-Gray Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Submitted by: Linda Cheeks Pittano