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Jimmy Shell Sr.

August 26, 1949 ~ March 3, 2020 (age 70)


Jimmy Shell, age 70 of Viper, departed this life on March 3, 2020.

He is survived by his wife: Kay Shell; 2 sons: Jimmy Shell Jr. and wife April and Jerry Shell and wife Missy all of Viper; 1 daughter: Tammy Rice and husband Joey of Viper; 4 grandchildren: Ashley Rice, Courtney Shell (Tyler Shepherd), Meghan Shell, and Preston Rice all of Viper; 2 sisters: Angie Boggs (Danny) and DeRhonda Cundiff (Nathan).

He is preceded in death by his mom and dad: Della and Ambrose Shell; 2 sisters: Ellen Boggs and Josephine Caudill; 1 brother: Michael Shell.

Funeral: 1:00 O'clock P.M. Friday, March 6, 2020 at the Letcher Funeral Home Chapel with Nathan Crump officiating. Visitation: 6:00 P.M. Thursday at the Letcher Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Shell Cemetery at Viper, Kentucky.

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March 5, 2020

6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Letcher Funeral Home
102 Main St
Whitesburg, KY 41858

Funeral Service
March 6, 2020

1:00 PM
Letcher Funeral Home
102 Main St
Whitesburg, KY 41858

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