Jeremy Lee Elder, 39, of Providence, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.
A son of Terry and Loretta Elder of Providence, he was a coal miner, having worked for Dotiki Mines and Warrior Coal for 15 years. He was a member of Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Shady Grove, where he served as Deacon, Sunday School teacher and also helped as a youth director. He served as a committee member for the Jingle Jog 5k walk/run for Arthritis in honor of his son.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Chester “Cowboy” and Robbie Elder, John Ipock and Howard Brooks.
Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Kristi Elder; two sons, Rylan and Holden Elder, both of the home, a brother, Adam elder of Providence.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Sept. 10, at Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church in Providence, with Bro. Jason Oliver and Bro. Jimmy Sigler officiating.
Burial will follow in Shady Grove Cemetery in Shady Grove.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9, and after 8 a.m. to the service time Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the church.
Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church, c/o Jane Rich, 798 Tribune Tower Rd., Marion, Ky. 42064
Online condolences may be made from the website: www.townsendfuneralhomeinccom.
Townsend Funeral Home in Dixon was in charge of arrangements.