harkinsGREENVILLE, Ky - Bishop Junior Harkins, 69 of Greenville, Ky. died Wednesday night February 20, 2013 at 7:09 p.m. in the Medical Center Bowling Green, Ky. after a short illness.  He was born on January 11, 1944 in Muhlenberg County.  He was the son of the late, James Bishop Harkins and Flossie Anna Boggess Harkins.  He was a UMWA coal miner for 37 years with Peabody Coal Company before Retirement.  He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Funeral Services will be Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints by Bishop Mickey Strader, Brother Joey Steele and Brother Doug Jackson.  Burial will follow in the Lee Family Cemetery in Greenville.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Rebecca Jane (Becky) Steele Harkins of Greenville, KY.

Two Sons
Chad Harkins of Graham, KY
Shawn Harkins of Greenville, KY
One Daughter
LaRonda Ford of Greenville
Grandchildren
Baylan Ford
Blaine Ford
Bren Ford
Hope Harkins
Luke Harkins
Seven Sisters
Elsie (Jerry) Fleming of Greenville, KY
Sue (Charles) Jernigan of Greenville, KY
Sherri (Jerry) Oates of Graham, KY
Mary (David) Greene of Graham, KY
Sheila Harkins Foster of Greenville, KY
Linda (Joe) Carr of Bowling Green, KY
Ann Bethel of Greenville, KY
Two Brothers
Sammy (Teresa) Harkins of Greenville, KY
Mike (Paula) Harkins of Graham, KY

Friends may call Friday, February 22nd from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville and after 12:00 p.m. Saturday, February 23rd at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints until funeral time.   Online condolences to the family can be made at www.garysfuneralhome.net

Posted on 2/2/14

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