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May 16, 1999 - Sunday

RENNER, Wilse d. 15 May 1999

MOUNT VERNON - Wilse Renner, 85, of School Street, Mount Vernon, died Saturday at Rockcastle Hospital.

Born April 22, 1914, in Rockcastle County, he was a son of the late Hampton and Ola Hood Renner. He was a self-employed gun trader, a member of the National Rifle Association, and Gun Traders of America, and also was a member of the First Church of Jesus Christ.

Survivors include two sons, Johnnie Renner of Danville and Vernon Dee Renner of Mount Vernon; four daughters, Retha Cramer, Clarice Kirby and Cindy Cook, all of Mount Vernon, and Leeona Pelley of Perryville; 15 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. He was the widower of Cora Lee Graves Renner.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Cox Funeral Home Chapel by James Nicely. Burial will be in McKinney Cemetery.