, Corbin, KY

December 3, 2013

Merton Luck, Corbin, KY

CORBIN — Merton Kretser Luck, 81, of Corbin, formerly of New York, passed away  Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at his home.

He was born Nov. 13, 1932, to the late Henry and Elizabeth Kretser Luck in Fort Plain, N.Y.

Mr. Luck was a United States Army Veteran and worked as a factory laborer.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Smith Luck, son J. Chris Luck,  and two sisters Marguerite Ditty and Kay Phyllis Florence.

He is survived by four children, Judy Bender, Elmer Luck, Charles Luck, and Doyal Luck, all of Sevierville, Tenn., sister-in-law Sue Smith, of Corbin, 12 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be at noon Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at the O’Neil-Lawson Funeral Home chapel with the Rev.  C. L. Hinson officiating. Burial will follow at the Green Hill Memorial Gardens in Middlesboro.

Visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. until noon Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at O’Neil-Lawson Funeral Home (www.oneil.fh).