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Richard Dale Vanover

November 29, 1955 ~ April 18, 2021 (age 65)


Richard Dale “Catfish” Vanover, age 65 years, of Stearns, Kentucky died Sunday, April 18, 2021 at his home.

He was born November 29, 1955 in Cincinnati, Ohio the son of Alonzo and Anna Belle (Abbott) Vanover. Rick had worked as a machinist in Indianapolis, was a member of the Indian Creek United Baptist Church, and served his country in the US Army, enjoyed fishing and riding his motorcycle and his biking friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents and brothers, David Vanover and Gary Vanover.

Survivors include his son, Eric Vanover of Whitley City; brothers, Doug Vanover (Wanda), Greg Vanover (Sheila) both of Whitley City; and Mike Vanover of Bronston; sisters, Sharon Kay Adkins (Dwayne) of Stearns and Sherry Terry of Huntsville; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held 2pm Friday, April 23, 2021 at the Higginbotham Cemetery with Rev. Hobert Corder officiating.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.

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Graveside Service
April 23, 2021

2:00 PM
HWY 1045
WHITLEY CITY, Kentucky 42653

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