June Fleming Cornelius

June Fleming Cornelius

June Fleming Cornelius

JUNE FLEMING CORNELIUS, 87, Oneonta, passed away on Oct. 21, 2020, at Diversicare of Oneonta. She was a lifelong member of Hendrix Baptist Church. Preceding her in death were her husband Robert “Bob” Cornelius; parents Samuel and Alice Nichols Fleming; and step-grandson Greg Gargus.

She leaves behind her loving daughter Elaine Cornelius (Kenneth) Gargus; son Kenneth (Karen) Cornelius; grandchildren Robert (Kelly) Cornelius and Mitchell (Mandy) Cornelius; great-granddaughter Eva Klaire Cornelius; step-grandchildren Tammy Gargus Moore, Sheila Miller Gargus, and Keith Gargus; step-great-grandchildren Jason (Mandy) Moore, Kelli Gargus (Derek) McConnell, and Kris Gargus (Michael) Clark; step-great-great-grandchildren Camdyn Moore, Gracie McGuire, Kyler Moore, Parker Moore, Emily Luna, Blair McConnell, and Kyle Clark.

The family received friends on Saturday, Oct. 24, at Lester Memorial United Methodist Church from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Funeral service was held at the church on Saturday following the visitation at 11 a.m with Rev. Harvey Beck, Bro. Bud Jones, and Rev. Ennis Stone officiating. Per family request there was no graveside service at Liberty Hill Cemetery. Asked to serve as pallbearers were Robert Cornelius, Mitchell Cornelius, Dwight Carson, Ben Bailey, Caleb Bailey, and Dwayne Carson. Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Thomas, David Murphree, Johnny Box, and Mike Singleton. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Hendrix Baptist Church, c/o David Murphree, 38944 State Highway 75, Altoona, AL 35952. Lemley Funeral Home directed.

-obituary written by family