Mr. James E. Haney, age 81, of Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, February 21, 2021, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky.
He was born August 21, 1939, in Carter County, Kentucky, a son of the late Virgil and Mary Burchett Haney.
James was of the Methodist faith, and retired from General Telephone in Olive Hill, Kentucky. He enjoyed taking his dog, Pet for rides, his tractors, and old cars, especially his 1948 Chevy Convertible.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Danny Haney and Bill Haney, and one infant sister.
James is survived by his wife of 63 years, Dixie Stone Haney; one daughter, Cindy Worthington (Mark) of Olive Hill, Kentucky; one brother, Robert “Bob” Haney of Olive Hill, Kentucky; and six sisters, Ruth Ann Wolfe and Joann Baker (Wayne), all of Olive Hill, Kentucky, Patricia “Patty” Carper (Jim) of Carter City, Kentucky, Shirley Lewis of Lexington, Kentucky, Janet Bloomfield of Vanceburg, Kentucky, and Teresa Lewis (David) of South Carolina. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, February 25, 2021, at the East Carter Memory Gardens in Grayson, Kentucky, with Brother Carl Stamper officiating. A funeral procession will leave Globe Funeral Chapel at 1:45 p.m.
Friends may visit from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Thursday, February 25, 2021, at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West Highway US 60, Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.