Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


March 15, 2014

Constance “Connie” Honaker 1944-2014

ASHLAND — Constance Blanton Honaker, 69, of Ashland, widow of Jim Honaker, died Wednesday morning in the University of Kentucky Albert Chandler Medical Center, following an illness since Christmas Eve.  

Connie was born June 24, 1944, in Maggard, a daughter of the late Richmond and Trixie Howard Blanton.  

She was a retired nurse, having worked in the offices of Dr. S. Grey Hunter and Dr. Malcolm King, and was a retired cook with the Ashland school system. Connie was a member of the Hoods Creek Baptist Church of the First Enterprise Association and dearly loved to worship and fellowship with her church family. She was also past associate conductress of the Westwood Chapter Order of Eastern Star 569.

She is survived by her loving son, J.R. Honaker and his fiancee, Mabrie Davis; many relatives; and a host of friends.  

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, March 17, 2014,  at Preston Family Funeral Home in Ashland by Pastor Leo Ison and Brother Steve Fraley. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park in Ashland.

Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Connie's memory to the Hoods Creek Baptist Church, c/o Richard Robinette, 4043 Camisha Court, Ashland, KY 41102.

Condolences may be sent to the family at prestonfamilyfuneralhome.com.

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