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5-23-1994: Lewis W. Renner died. Rockcastle County, Kentucky News Article, "Mount Vernon Signal", obit, dated 5-26-1994, follows:


Lewis W. Renner, 93, of Mt. Vernon, died May 23, 1994 at the home of his daughter. He was born on August 28, 1900 in Rockcastle County, the son of the late George and Rachel Doan Renner. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Pentecostal faith. Survivors include two sons, George L. Renner of Indianapolis, Ind. and Glen D. Renner of Mt. Vernon; four daughters, Mrs. Opal Roberts of Eubank, Mrs. Beulah Brown of Cartersburg, Ind., Mrs. Alla Spoonamore and Mrs. Evelyn Seals, both of Mt. Vernon; two brothers, Oppie Renner of Camby, Ind. and Edd Renner of Indianapolis, Ind. Also surviving are 23 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren and 15 great, great, grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Flaura Hamlin Renner, one son, two brothers and five sisters. Services will be Thursday (today) at 1 p.m. at the Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Bros. Jasper Carpenter, Rolla Cornelius and Charles Shivel officiating. Burial will follow in Phelps Cemetery.