Jean Askew, 65, London, Ky., passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016.
She was born on February 16, 1951 in Emerson, Ga., the daughter of J. E. and Nettie Sue Tumlin.
She was united in marriage to Lee Askew who survives. She is also survived by one son, John J. Askew and wife Melissa of Georgetown, Ky.; one daughter, Johanna Askew of London; one brother, Russell Jay Tumlin of Acworth, Ga.; and three grandchildren, Kaylee, Evelyn and Madelyn Askew, plus a host of other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.
She was preceded in death by a son, Joseph Daniel Askew.
She was formerly employed as a product merchandiser and was a member of Corinth Baptist Church.
Funeral service will be at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at Corinth Baptist Church with Dr. Andrew Dyer officiating.
Burial will follow in Cumberland Memorial Gardens at Lily.
Visitation will also be at the church on Thursday from 12 noon until the 3:30 p.m. funeral hour.
Bowling Funeral Home is assisting the family with all arrangements.
Published on November 8, 2016