Ernest Stork

Tuesday, August 6, 2002

MOUNDS, Ill. -- Ernest Lee Stork, 86, of Paducah, Ky., formerly of Pulaski County, Ill., died Monday, Aug. 5, 2002, at Medco Center Nursing Home in Paducah.

He was born Jan. 22, 1916, in Conkling, Ky., son of John Calvin and Anna Hardin Stork. He first married Kathryn Stork, who died in 1992. He later married Louise Cox.

Stork was a retired automotive manager with Sears, Roebuck and Co. He attended Baptist Tabernacle in Paducah.

Survivors include his wife; a brother, Fred Abight of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; and a sister, Emma Abight of Snyder, Ind.

Friends may call at Barkett Funeral Home in Mounds after 11 a.m. Thursday.

The funeral will be at noon Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Robert D. McCoy officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery.