Cecil “Faye” Purdy Kittinger, age 82, of Dawson Springs passed away November 14, 2022 at Landmark Nursing Home in Kuttawa, KY. She was born the daughter of the late Cecil Purdy and Ethel May Purdy. Ms. Faye worked for General Electric for over 30 years. She was of the Baptist faith and was a member of Dunn Baptist Church. She was an existing member for over 40 years and past state president of the Fraternal Order of Eagles. She was also a member of VFW, American Legion, and Eastern Star. Ms. Faye enjoyed being on the go, she enjoyed Bingo, crocheting and most importantly, she loved her family.
She is survived by her daughters: Lorain Smith of Dawson Springs, and Margaret Mesaris (Todd) of Dawson Springs; her brothers: David Purdy (Brenda) and Dwight Purdy (Marilyn) of Dawson Springs; her sisters: Willa Dean Ausenbugh of Dixon and Patsy Purdy of Dawson Springs; her sister-in-laws: Phyllis Allen of Greenville, KY, Lana Seawright of Monticello, GA; her brother-in-law Robert “Toot” Kittinger of St. Louis, MO; her grandchildren: Debra Brumfield (Brad), Billy Morgan (Nikki), Misty Holeman (Norbert) and Bryan Hunt (Amber); her great-grandchildren: McKenzie Morgan, Madyson Morgan, Mia Morgan, Maycee Morgan, Chase Morgan, Charlee Morgan, Alexis Morgan (Jeremy), Bryan Morgan, Caiden Brinkley, Whitney Clemons (Ryan), Ashton Baker (Dylan), Salem Hunt, Aria Hunt, and Jacob Hunt; her great-great-grandchildren: Jonah Clemons, Bradyn Clemons, Colton Corrao, Noah Carrao, Jasper Corrao and a great-great grandson on the way.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband William Lewis “Bill” Kittinger, her son-in-law William Mike Smith; her sisters: Ella May Purdy, Christine Sisk, Norma Jean Tomes, and Cathy Purdy.
A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Goodman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.