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Marvin Venson Wasson

July 27, 1938 ~ January 13, 2020 (age 81)


Mr. Marvin Venson Wasson, age 81, of Nancy, KY, passed away, Monday, January 13, 2020, at his residence.

Marvin was born July 27, 1938, in Fitchburg, KY to the late Elbert and Nancy (Lane) Wasson.  He was an Electrician for Rockwell International for 27 years.  He married Jenny Hamm on June 10, 1972, and from that union came eight children:  Marlene, Zaundra, Nancy, Martha, Annitta, Shamo, Shawn, and Joe. He was a member of the Cooks Methodist Church; enjoyed fishing and hunting; and was a member of the F & A.M. Masonic Lodge 491 in Nancy.

Those left to celebrate his life are his children:  Marlene Wasson of Jabez, KY, Zaundra Swanson of Jabez, KY, Nancy Wasson of Winchester, KY, Martha (Barry) Morton of Andersonville, TN, Annitta Lykins of Franklin, OH, Shamo (James) Creech of Stanton, KY, Shawn (Lesley) Hudgel of Peebles, OH, Marvin (Joe) Sparks of Nada, KY; one granddaughter he raised as his own:  Johnna Kennon of Clay City, KY; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren; one brother:  Malcom Wasson of Richmond, KY; and four sisters:  Betty Ruth Rose of Winchester, KY, Elsie Lee (Randy) Morefield of Winchester, KY, Rosemary (Elhan) Sahingolu of Hickory, NC, Lois (Ike) Brandenburg of Lexington, KY, sisters-in-law:  Joyce Hamm, and Pattie Wasson

Besides his parents, Marvin was preceded in death by his wife, Jenny Wasson, three infant grandchildren; four brothers:  Bill, Sydney, Morris, and Tony Wasson; and one sister:  Alweena Marcum.

Visitation for Marvin Wasson will be Friday, January 17, 2020 from 5-8 pm with Masonic Rites being conducted at 7:00 pm at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals.

Funeral services will be Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 2 pm at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals with Bro. Scott Whittle officiating. Burial will follow in the Ottawa Cemetery. 

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January 17, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals (Annitta, Shamo)

Funeral Service
January 18, 2020

2:00 PM
Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals
148 West Main St.
Brodhead, KY 40409

Interment following funeral service
January 18, 2020

Ottawa Cemetery
Brodhead, KY 40409

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