TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

January 15, 2014

Ted Proffitt


TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

CORBIN — Ted Proffitt, age 67, of Corbin, passed away on Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at Continue Care Hospital in Corbin.

Born in Corbin, he was the son of the late Willie Proffitt and Opal Engle Proffitt. He was Baptist by faith.

In addition to his parents, Ted was preceded in death by six brothers: O.D., Claude, Harrison, Eddie, Lee and James Proffitt; and three sisters: Corinthia, Georgie May and Ellen Proffitt.

He is survived by his wife, June Proffitt; two sisters: Josie Noe, of Corbin, and Pearl Feltner, of Rockholds; and numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends who mourn his passing.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 16, at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Cook officiating. Burial will be in the Stansbury Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from noon Thursday until the funeral hour at the funeral home.

Messages of condolence may be written at www.vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com