Elois Fugate Jr, age 63, of Wellington, KY passed away Friday, April 9, 2021 in the Mayfair Manor, Lexington, KY after an extended illness. He was born May 21,1957 in Lexington, KY, son of Elois Fugate Sr and Louise Helton Fugate. He was a member of the Big Woods Community Church, Wellington, KY. He worked for Leggett & Platt Factory.
Surviving is his wife of 40 years, Patty Patrick Fugate. Two daughters, Jessica Smith (Shane) of Carlisle, KY, and Lee Ann Dotson of Jeffersonville, IN. Five grandchildren, Dylan Crouch (Kaylee), Elizabeth Dotson (Ricky), Tyler Dotson (Kaitlyn), Mason Smith, Colby & Jackie Patton. Two great-grandchildren Rylee Paige and Xzavier Ray. Mother-in-law, Lola Brewer Patrick of Wellington, KY. Six siblings, David Fugate of Salt Lick, KY, Donna Cox (David) of Lancaster, KY, James Fugate (Carol) of Frankfort, KY, Ricky Fugate (Patty) of Means, KY, Dovie Le Master (Allen) of Mays Lick, KY, and Dee Trent of Paris, KY. Special friends Gary Dotson, and Mike & Brenda Chamberlain. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elois Fugate Sr and Louise Helton Fugate and his father-in-law, Meril Patrick.
Funeral services will be 1:00pm, Monday, April 12,2021 at Menifee Home For Funerals with Rev. Jess Brewer and Rev. Dean Brewer officiating. Burial in the Big Woods Community Cemetery, Wellington,KY. Visitation will be 6:00pm, Sunday at Menifee Home For Funerals, Frenchburg, KY with Randy Halsey, Funeral Director. Active pallbearers: Dylan Crouch, Mason Smith, Bob Parkinson, John Lawson, Jerry Patrick, Brett Wilson Honorary Pallbearers: Kenny W. Patrick, Ronnie Lawson, Milton Peck, Mike Chamberlain.
COVID-19 mandate/regulations will be followed as set forth by Governor Beshear and the CDC. The family request that visitors respect their desire to keep everyone safe by practicing social distancing guidelines and to wear a face covering of some sort.
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