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Ernest Sharp Fulkerson

Ernest Sharp Fulkerson
  • October 14, 1924 - December 11, 2020
  • Central City, Kentucky

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Ernest was an incredible person. I met him in 2011 when I travelled to Kentucky with his cousin. He was still fixing things around his farm, cleaning out the ditches, driving around with his tractor. His stories about the history of his family and other members of the community were insightful and captivating. By far, the most hospitable person I have ever known. I was fortunate enough to have visited him several times. He was grounded in his faith, an

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Posted by: Phillip Cochran    Dec 18, 2020

Wanda and family,

I am very sorry for your loss. Ernest was a great, long time friend, as well as a family member. He was kind, thoughtful, and knowledgeable. We spent many days visiting relatives, cemeteries, placing headstones on unmarked graves, and gathering family information throughout Muhlenberg, Ohio, and surrounding counties. Over the years, I visited Ernest and Marcy many times and often spoke with them by phone. They were gracious and hospitable hosts. I am grateful for his support and

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Posted by: David Gallit - OH - Family   Dec 17, 2020

So sorry for the loss of Mr. Fulkerson. I've known Ernest since I was a little boy. He was such a nice man. Mu condolences to the family. Wayne


Posted by: Henry Hunsaker - BEAVER DAM, KY - Friend   Dec 16, 2020

I am sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy.


Posted by: Krisi McDonald - Fairfield, CA - Friend   Dec 15, 2020

Ernest was a family historian for the Fulkerson family and generally such a wonderful person. He and his daughter Wanda welcomed me and my husband and our then-young family to his farm, and both he and Wanda were happy to share a wealth of information about our mutual family history. To this day, the kids talk about Cousin Ernest and how kind he was to us and what a special day we got to spend with him. As we were

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Posted by: Linda Fulkerson Cook - Cecilia, KY - Acquaintance   Dec 14, 2020

So sorry to hear of Ernie's passing. Sending prayers and our love to the family and sorry we couldn't be there. I know he loved my Nanny very much. With all our love.


Posted by: Rachel Mason - Lexington, KY - Family   Dec 14, 2020

Wanda, I am sorry to hear about your loss. I know that God welcomed him home and that your faith will keep you during this difficult time. God bless you my friend.


Posted by: Ben Dukes - Central City, KY - Friend   Dec 14, 2020

Ernest was a good and dear friend, as was he and his Family, Wanda we are heart broken to hear of Ernest and Marcy's passing. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you all.


Posted by: Karen Brandon - Central City, KY - Family Friend   Dec 13, 2020

I will miss Ernest. He was a great friend and one-time neighbor. I loved listening to his stories of his life. He was a great storyteller and had a wonderful memory. May he rest in peace. Love to all.


Posted by: Sally (Bodine) Snyder - Knoxville, TN - friend   Dec 12, 2020

Wanda and family, I am so sorry for your precious loss. You know how much our family thought of your Dad. We want you to know that we are thinking of you and your family.
Brenda Brewer and Brothers and sisters


Posted by: Brenda Brewer - Central city, KY - Friend   Dec 12, 2020