Hollis “Pat” Edward Gover, age 88, of Somerset, KY, passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Cumberland Nursing and Rehab.
Hollis was born on June 19, 1929 in Nancy, KY to the late Clifford Orwin Gover and Oda Ella Rogers Gover. He retired in 1990 from Hinkle after 40 years of service. He loved hunting and fishing. Hollis recently accepted the Lord as his Savior on October 13, 2017. He was veteran of the United States Navy.
He is survived by two sons, Mike (and Beverly) Gover of Somerset and Jeff (and Cheryl) Gover of Nashville, TN; two brothers, Oakley (and Ann) Gover of Somerset and James “Mickey” (and Shirley) Gover of Piqua, OH; one sister, Lila (and Wendell) Shepperd of Somerset; two sisters-in-law, Juanita Mize of Somerset and Vonda McKinney of Falmouth, KY; two grandchildren, Tanner McCalister and Rachel (and Eddie) Gregory; three great grandchildren, Kellen Gregory, Xavier Gregory and Kaydence Gregory; and several nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Laura Geneva McKinney Gover, whom he married in 1955 in Jellico, TN, and she preceded him on February 13, 2011; and one brother, Bobby (and Jewell) Gover.
Visitation will be on Friday, February 9, 2018 from 6:00pm until 9:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.
His funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 11:00am at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Darry Hatfield officiating. Burial will be at Whitis Cemetery in Nancy, KY.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests expressions of sympathy be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Hollis Gover.