January 18, 2013
Taylor Jade Cornett, 12, of Happy, died Wednesday, Jan. 16 in Lexington, Ky.
She was a student at R.W. Combs Elementary and the daughter of Melissa Smith Cornett and the late Jackie Cornett. She was also preceded in death by her aunt, Pamela Smith.
She is survived by her paternal grandparents, Jackie and Doris Cornett; maternal grandparents Dennis and Mattie Smith; sisters Casey Dawn Cornett and Christy Roper; brother Christopher Carl Cornett; aunts Patti Lasslo and Jerri Walker; uncles Mike Lasslo and Dwayne Cornett; nieces Sydney L. Roper and Kayleigh M. Cornett; and nephew Christopher D. Cornett.
Arrangements are being handled by Maggard Mountain View Chapel of Hazard. The visitation will be held at the John C. Combs Arena at Perry Central High School from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 21. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. with Rev. Eli Smith and Rev. Bill Scott officiating. Interment will be at Resthaven Cemetery at Jeff.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Team Taylor at Community Trust Bank.