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Drakesboro- Monnie Jewel Piper, 68, of Drakesboro died Thursday, August 13, 2015 at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mr. Piper was born April 25, 1947 in Muhlenberg County where he was a coal miner and a member of the Baptist faith. Mr. Piper was also a member of the Hazel Creek Masonic Lodge 842. Mr. Piper is preceded in death by parents, Penueal and Jennettie Piper; sisters, Anna Aldridge and Ruby Shepherd.

Survivors include his wife Peggy Young Piper; daughters, Gayla (Elbert) Kimmel of Drakesboro, Alisa Goodall of Morgantown, Rebecca (Mike) Gill of Morgantown; grandchildren, Brandi (Travis) Ford, Matthew Goodall, Hayden Gill, Ethyn Gill; great-grandchildren, Chloe Grace Ford; brothers, Ray Lee Piper, Junior (Dorothy) Piper, Donnie (Anna) Piper; sisters, Patsy Jarvis, Betty (Terry) Bishop.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, August 16, 2015 at 2:00 PM at Tucker Beechmont Funeral Home with Rev. Jeremy Jessup officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery in Butler County. Visitation will be held Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 5:00 PM at the funeral home with Masonic services at 6:00 PM. Online condolences can be made at