Cecil P. McFarland, age 96, of Corbin, passed away on Monday Nov. 27, 2017 at Christian Care Communities in Corbin.
She was born in Whitley County to the late, Charles Hubbs and Maude Bunch Hubbs Hayes. Cecil was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church and loved to garden, cook and feed people. She was a selfless Christian who loved and lived for the Lord.
In addition to her Parents, she was preceded in death by her Husband, Lonnie McFarland; Son, James McFarland; Grandchildren, Jason "Tank" McFarland and Frank Ross; Great Granddaughter, Amanda Bearden; and by seven Siblings.
Cecil is survived by her two Daughters, Phyllis Ross Floyd and Helen Hosey; Daughter-in-law Barbara McFarland; Grandchildren; Tabatha McFarland Harrell (Terry), Susan Young (Tom), Anthony McFarland (Saundra), Andrea Ross Hammons (Sam), Troy Ross, Mark McFarland (Angela), and Jay J.J. Hosey (Amy); 23 great Grandchildren; Cody Alton (Dana), Derek Cooper, Bailey Harrell, Candice Williams, Erica Paxton (Eric), Holly Young, Laura McFarland, Samantha Hammons, Aimee LeForce, Brooklyn Hammons, Skylar Ross McFarland, Savannah Ross, Cole Ross, Matthew McFarland (Kayla), Bronson McFarland, Trevor, Summer, Autumn, Gaylynn Hall, Ellie Hosey, Tyler McFarland, Keith Ross, and Tiffany Ross; Seven great great Grandchildren, Kristen Henson, Phoenix McFarland, Waylon McFarland, Aaron McFarland, Graham Ross, Brodie and Jonathan Altizer; and by a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral service for Cecil McFarland will be held at 1pm on Thursday November 30, 2017 at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home, with Rev. Herschel Walker and Rev. Dennis McCoy officiating. Burial will follow in the Corinth Cemetery in Corbin.
Visitation will be from 5-8pm on Wednesday November 29th at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home, where messages may be written to the family at www.vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com