Bertha Irene Coffey Gipson age 83, passed away Monday May 4, 2020 at the Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond KY. Bertha was born in Rockcastle County to the late Leonard and Grace Richmond Coffey, she was preceded in death by her daughters: Karen Sue Allen and Mary Melissa Silva, and her siblings: Clyde Coffey, Fred Coffey, James Coffey, Dorothy Newman, Naomi Hall and Chester Coffey.
Bertha is survived by her children: Katherine (John) Harding, Richard (Lisa) Allen, and Kemuel Allen, her sisters Mary Raulerson, and brother Paul Coffey, her grandchildren: Terry Harding, David Lee Harding, Karen Barron, Stephanie Mills, Tiffany Coleman, Richard Allen, Jeffery Fields, Samuel Allen, Joshua Allen, Maria Denny and Talia Martinez, her great grandchildren: Kendal Mills, Ashlyn Mills, Emmalyn Coleman, Brennen Coleman, Bryson Allen, Miranda Weaver, Lindsay Harding, Makensay Harding, Zachary Harding, Lillian Harding, Elizabeth Barron, Katelyn Barron and Parley Denny, and her great-great-grandchildren Maddox Weaver, Abigail Weaver, John David Harding, and Riley Harding.
Burial will be in the Davis-Witt Cemetery. Due to the Covid 19 virus and the mandates by the Governor of Kentucky all services will be private. Lakes Funeral Home and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhome.com.