Mrs. Leola Johnson Everett, age 88 of Muhlenberg County, passed away 4:35 AM Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Maple Health and Rehab Center in Greenville, KY of natural causes. Services will be Tuesday February 25, 2020 1:00 p.m. at Latham Funeral Home in Elkton KY with Rev. Autry Moore officiating. Burial will follow in the Gant Cemetery in Sharon Grove, KY. Visitation will be Monday February 24, 2020 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Latham Funeral Home in Elkton.
Mrs. Everett was born July 14, 1931 in Todd County daughter of the late A.M. (Melrose) and Marie Johnson. She was a farmers wife and a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, canning, quilting, and sewing. She especially enjoyed sewing clothing to send to children at Faith Home in Honduras. She was a member of Greenbrier General Baptist Church where she played the piano for many years. She had also played piano at Olive Grove Church and had attended Joines Chapel Church. Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her brother Woodrow Johnson and her sister Martha Hopper Templeman.
She is survived by her sons Joe and his wife Dana Everett, Mark Everett and his special friend Jettia Duvall, and Tim and his wife Joyce Everett all of Greenville, KY, her sisters Willo Borders of Elkton, KY, Halene Willis of Madisonville, KY, Nelda Boley of Sharon Grove,KY and Lorene Williams Blake of Elkton, KY, her grandchildren Justin and Daniel Everett and Hannah Everett.
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