Oval Pack, age 89 of Langley, formerly of Wheelwright, husband of the late Elva Little Pack, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012, at the Markey Cancer Center, in Lexington.
He was born March 23, 1923, in Boones Camp, the son of the late Elzie and Sarah Branham Pack. He was a retired coal miner, member of the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church, member of the DAV Chapter 128 of Garrett, Prestonsburg VFW, and the UMWA.
Oval is survived by two daughters, Sharon (Keith) Patton, of McDowell, and Brenda (Derwin) Merion, of Langley; one brother, John Pack, of Illinois; two sisters, Christine “Teeny” Earnest, of Lamonte, Ill., and Mary Gazaway, of Starkville, Miss.; 12 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by three sons, Gene, Duke, and Danny Pack; four brothers, Frank, Aaron, James and Bill Pack; and one sister, Ella Pack.
Funeral services for Oval Pack were held Sunday, June 3, at the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church, in Wheelwright, with Louie Ferrari officiating. Burial followed in the Buckingham Cemetery, at Bevinsville.
Hall Funeral Home, of Martin, was in charge of arrangements.