Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000176 EndHTML:0000003536 StartFragment:0000002540 EndFragment:0000003500 SourceURL:file://localhost/Users/computer/Desktop/obits/cain,%20L.doc Lester Ray Cain, age 87, of Tompkinsville, passed away Saturday, July 3, 2010 at the
Monroe County Medical Center in Tompkinsville.
He was born in Monroe County, KY on December 21, 1922 to the late Merkie Anderson Cain and Henry Thomas Cain. He was a retired farmer and a member of Tompkinsville Church of Christ. He was united in marriage on December 21, 1947, to Nova Scott. Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000176 EndHTML:0000005033 StartFragment:0000002541 EndFragment:0000004997 SourceURL:file://localhost/Users/computer/Desktop/obits/cain,%20L.doc He is survived by his wife: Nova Scott Cain of Tompkinsville, three daughters and sons-in-law: Wanda and Earl Cherry of Red Boiling Springs, TN, Rachel and Landon Meadows of Celina, TN, Penny and Rusty Francis of Tompkinsville, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by seven brothers: Ceci, Ruebin, Emmitt, Clyde, Bony, Creed and Clennon Cain, two sisters: Myrtie Scott and Bertha Spears. Funeral services were conducted Monday, July 5 at 11 AM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville, Westley Hazel officiated. Burial was in the Bailey Cemetery. Pallbearers were Powell Walden, Saylor Walden, Dustin Cherry, James Thompson, Eddie Purdue and Ronnie Scott. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. Fowler Ross, Donnie Scott, Anthony Scott, Dewayne Purdue, Scott Purdue and A. J. Cain. Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville was in charge of arrangements. Family suggested memorial contributions to the Bailey Cemetery.