Mildred “Mit” Rupe, age 93, of Wellington, KY passed away Tuesday, May 11,2021 in the St. Claire Medial Center, Morehead, KY after a brief illness. She was born September 13,1927 in Campton, KY, daughter of John Taylor and Della Lykins Murphy. She attended the Pine Grove Community Church, Ezel, KY. She was a seamstress for the Jockey Manufacturing Co.
Surviving are two daughters: Rita & Bobby Henry and Frieda Lindon both of Wellington, KY. One son: James Rupe & Linda. Of West Liberty,KY. Five grandsons: Bobby Henry, Dwight Henry, John Henry, Rodney Lindon and Greg Rupe. One granddaughter: Vicky & Greg Chandler. Five great-grandsons: John, James and Bryan Henry, Austin & Colton Rupe. Three great-granddaughters: Taylor Lindon, Madalyn Henry and Emily Chandler. Two great-great-granddaughters: Sophia Strunk and Stella Jones One brother: Charlie & Barbara Taylor of Camden, Ohio.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Taylor & Della Lykins Murphy. Her husband, Rexel Rupe, two brothers, Austin & Robert Taylor. Two sisters, Reva Rose and Inez Sebastian.
Funeral services will be 3:00pm, Saturday, May 15,2021 at Menifee Home For Funerals with Bro. Garrie Stamper and Bro. Quentin Murphy officiating. Interment in the Ezel Cemetery, Ezel, KY. Visitation will be 1:00pm, Saturday at Menifee Home For Funerals, Frenchburg, KY with Randy Halsey Funeral Director. Pallbearers are friends & relatives.
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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