Neal Cornett

August 12, 1934 ~ August 5, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old


Neal Cornett, 88, of Bardstown, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2023 at Sanders Ridge in Mt. Washington.  He was born on August 12,1934 in Little Leatherwood, KY.  He owned Neal Cornett Photography and retired from Bardstown Post Office, and a member of Parkway Baptist Church. Neal enjoyed golf, bowling and his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bev and Hattie Cornett; two brothers, Wendell Cornett and Gayle Cornett; and two sisters, Cleda Watts and Toots Maggard.

He is survived by three children, Diana Leachman (Steve), Doug Cornett (Cheryl) and Amanda Phelps (Jake); seven grandchildren, Jeremy Delk (Maggie), Joshua Delk (Rachel), Andrea Leachman Emory (Sean), Jacob Leachman, Allison Allen (Benton), Roland Phelps and Reagan Phelps; five great-grandchildren, Isabella Delk, Graham Delk, Ava Delk, Elijah Allen and Evelynn Allen; brother, Vanzell Cornett ; sister, Zuela Hay; and several nieces and nephews.

His funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, August 9, 2023 at Barlow Funeral Home with burial in Bardstown Cemetery.  Bro. Rodney Lynch will officiate.  Visitation will be from 4 till 8 P.M. Tuesday, August 8, 2023 and 9 till 11 A.M. Wednesday, August, 9, 2023 at Barlow Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may go towards Bernheim Forest and God's Diner Bell thru New Beginnings Church.

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August 8, 2023

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Barlow Funeral Home
2675 E. John Rowan Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

Funeral Service
August 9, 2023

11:00 AM
Barlow Funeral Home
2675 E. John Rowan Blvd.
Bardstown, KY 40004


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