MICHAEL “MITCHELL” FURKINS, 54 of Columbia, KY passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 12:10 PM at his home after several months illness.
He was born July 6, 1964 in Glasgow, KY the son of the late: Ural Ray Furkins and Artie Marie Pelston Furkins, also preceded in death by two sisters; Della Mae Mandoza and Joyce Janes
Survived by his wife: Mary Louise Pelston Furkins of Columbia, KY
Daughter: Laura Elizabeth Furkins of Columbia, KY
Son: Michael Shane Furkins of Columbia, KY
Three brothers: Norman Furkins, Patrick Furkins, Dale Furkins all of Columbia, Ky
Three sisters: Leona Akin of Columbia, KY Charlotte York and Carlotte George both of Russell Springs, KY
Mitchell was a former logger with Kentucky Tie and Lumber and Whitney & Whitney and a farmer.
Funeral service: Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Clergy officiating: Bro. Bob McCann
Interment in the Furkins Cemetery
The family request visiting after 4:00 PM on Wednesday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Pallbearers: Barry Furkins, Earl Gregory, Johnathan Gregory, Sherman Green, Benjamin Paver, Walter Pelston
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation toward the funeral expenses and may be left at the funeral home