Pauline Joyce Stanley, age 85, of Rockholds, departed this life on Nov. 7, 2016.
Pauline was born in Williamsburg, to the late Stephen Daily Cordell and Lillian Rains Cordell on July 9, 1931.
Pauline was a retired teacher from Cumberland River Comprehensive Care with 32 years of service and she was a faithful lifetime member of Briar Creek Baptist Church. Throughout her life, she maintained a sweet and simple demeanor that won the hearts of many, who even now are being changed by her witness of constant nurturing love, generosity and faith.
Pauline was predeceased by her beloved husband of 62 years, Herman Leroy Stanley; Son, Terry Lee Stanley; sisters, Iva Broyles, Evelyn Pollock; and brothers, David, Charles and Clifford Cordell.
Pauline leaves behind one son, Stephen David Stanley, of Ohio; two grandsons, Mark (Kathy) Stanley, of Williamsburg, and Bradley Stanley, of Ohio; two granddaughters, Tracy Skidmore, of Williamsburg, and Alicia (Zack) Dill, of Ohio; three great-grandchildren, Camden and Kirsten Skidmore and Gauge Stanley, of Williamsburg; and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be held at Croley Funeral Home located at 103 South 2nd Street, Williamsburg, Kentucky 40769 on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, beginning at 5 p.m. for family and 6 p.m. for the public. Funeral Services will be Thursday, Nov. 10, at 11 a.m. with the reverend Bill Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow at the Broyles Cemetery in Rockholds. Dinner service by Oral Lewis will be held at Brashear's for all friends and family following the service.
The family wishes to extend their gratitude to all the staff at the Christian Health Center of Corbin for all their care and support.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.croleyfuneralhome.com
Croley Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of all arrangements, Jerry W. Croley and J. Andrew Croley, directors.
Published on  November 7, 2016