November 15, 2012

Edna Fiechter Cornett

Staff Writer

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Edna Fiechter Cornett, 96, of London, Ky., passed away Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012.

 She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Don Cornett.  

Mrs. Cornett was born July 7, 1916, in Laurel County, the daughter of the late Ernest and Mary Keller Fiechter.  

She was a member of First Christian Church in London. Her first love was her family, and was widely known for her good food and a kind and humble spirit. She was a charter member of the Swiss Descendants Club.  

She is survived by three children, John (Sandra) Cornett of London, Glenn (Gena) Cornett of Georgetown, Ky., and Donna (Mike) Driver of Joplin, Mo; five grandchildren, Camille (Jason) Clemons, Jessica Cornett, Hayley Driver (and fiancée, Jennings Sirmon), Josh Driver, and Rachel Driver; four great-grandchildren, Brynn Driver, and Audrey, McKenna, and Olivia Clemons.  

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Johnny, Bob, and Teddy Fiechter; and three sisters, Hilda Morgan, Alene Doughty, and Rosetta Cook.  

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today, Wednesday at the House-Rawlings Funeral Home Chapel in London with Bro. John Wesley officiating.  

Burial will follow in the A.R. Dyche Memorial Park, London.

 Visitation was from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday evening at House-Rawlings Funeral Home.