Daney “Sam” Early, 58, of Frankford, passed away August 27, at Moore-Pike Nursing Home in Bowling Green.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 on August 30, at the Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana.
The Rev. Paul Lewis officiated. Visitation was held on August 30, from 11:00 until the time of service.
Burial was at the Fairview Cemetery near Louisiana.
He was born July 22, 1957, in Louisiana, the son of Ray C. Early and Frances Reeder Early. He married Debby Stoops on August 30, 1980, in Louisiana.
He is survived by his wife, Debby Stoops Early of Frankford, four daughters: Samantha Early, of Frankford, Stephanie McCormick (Chuck), of Louisiana, Staci Brown, of Frankford, and Danielle Early, of St. Louis, one son; Duke Early (Amanda), of Frankford, two brothers: Steve Early (Lori) and Rip Early (Betty), all of Louisiana, and ten grandchildren; Khadora Early, of Frankford, Brian and Kailey McCormick, of Louisiana, Brendon, Cassidy and Taylor Brown, all of Bowling Green, Rian Lawerence, Becca Lawerence and Derby May Early, all of Frankford.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters, Joy McLaughlin, Karen Creech and Denise Early and one brother, Dale Early.
Sam enjoyed farm work and spending time with his family and grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers are; Paul Traynor and Lucas Mosby, active pallbearers are; Shawn Early, Dana Early, Shane McLaughlin, Neil Anderson, Ricky Gordon and Justin Schaedel.