November 4, 1948 – April 11, 2017

Linda Lou LaFavers, age 68, of Somerset, departed this life on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center, after a long battle with cancer.

She was born on November 4, 1948, in McCreary Co., KY, to the late Billie Dean and Mary Elaine Vanover Bryant. She was a member of Canana Baptist Church, a housewife and a mother of two.

She is survived by her husband, David Hugh LaFavers, whom she married May 10, 1970; a son, David Michael LaFavers, of Somerset; a daughter, Linda Renee’ (and Shawn) Morrow of Monticello, KY; three brothers, Gerald, Lloyd, and Jay Bryant of McCreary, Co. KY; two sisters, Ruth Ann Lay of Tennessee, and Maxine Hicks of Florida; three grandchildren, Latoshia Toohey, Kenton LaFavers, and Addison LaFavers; three great-grandchildren, Alyssa, Addalyn, and Auburn Toohey.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by four brothers, Bobby, Sam, Eugene, and Bill Bryant; and three sisters, Erma Bryant, Sue Tapley, and Margaret Jerry Morris.

Visitation will be on Friday, April 14, 2017 from 11:00am until 2:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Her funeral service will be held on Friday, April 14, 2017 at 2:00pm in the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Buddy Barnett officiating. Her final resting place will be in the LaFavers Cemetery in Jabez, KY. Pallbearers will be Jordan Toohey, Gerald Lee Bryant, Dale Bryant, David Drew Bryant, Roger Lay, and Joe Coner. Linda will be sadly missed by her husband, children, family and all of her loved ones.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to be made to the Linda LaFavers Memorial Fund c/o Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Linda Lou LaFavers.