Obituary for Avie Gene Brock Sr.
Avia Gene Brock, Sr., age 81 of Berea, passed away suddenly at Baptist Health in Richmond on July 26, 2017.
Avia was born in Rockcastle County to the late Robert Duncan and Bessie Mae Rowlette Brock. He was a truck driver and president of the Scaffold Cane Cemetery Association.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife Isabella Gillispie Brock, one daughter Paula Dean Brock and two brothers Foster and Rube Brock.
He is survived by his five children, Linda (Billy) Dooley, Carolyn Sue Brock, Jeannie (Brian) Johnson, Cherri (Doug Lakes) Brock, and Avia Gene (Sharon) Brock Jr.; seven grandchildren William (Sherry) Dooley, Adam (Heather) Dooley, Brian Clay (Emily) Johnson, Hannah Johnson, Haley Johnson, Hunter Farley, and Avia Gene Brock III, six great grandchildren Kailynn, Carson, Karlee, Brady, Jacob, and Mallory Dooley.
Funeral services will be 1pm, Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Lakes Funeral Home with Rev. William Dooley and Rev. Adam Dooley officiating. Burial will follow in the Scaffold Cane Cemetery. Visiation will be Friday evening from 6-9 pm at the funeral home.
Active pallbearers will be Bryce Gill, Matt Walker, Troy Blair, Clay Johnson, Hunter Farley, and Billy Brock. Honorary bearers will be Avia Gene Brock III, Kailynn Dooley, Karlee Dooley, Hannah Johnson, Haley Johnson, Carson Dooley, Brady Dooley, Jacob Dooley and Mallory Dooley.