Vinnie “Lorene” Ping, age 81, of Somerset, KY, passed away on Christmas, December 25, 2019 at her residence.
Lorene was born on October 10, 1938 in the Naomi Community of Nancy, KY., to the late Clarence Daws and Sarah Tarter Daws. She worked at Roses Department Store for 42 years before retiring. Lorene loved watching Kentucky Basketball and Nascar racing, and listening to gospel music.
She is survived by one son, Ricky (and Doris) Ping of Nancy; a daughter, Deborah (and Charles) Pitman of Faubush; a grandchild, Angela (and Jeremy) Brown of Nancy; two great-grandchildren, Ethan Brown and Christopher Brown; two brothers, Gary (and Midge) Daws of Nancy and Marlon (and Lois) Daws of Somerset; two sisters, Vicki (and Daniel) Bray of Nancy and Erdean Jones of Somerset; and several nieces, nephews and friends, all who will mourn her passing.
Along with her parents, Clarence and Sarah Daws, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Teresa Ping; two granddaughters, Sonya and Tonya Taylor, and one brother-in-law, George Jones.
Visitation will be on Sunday, December 29, 2019 after 5:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.
Her funeral service will be held on Monday, December 30, 2019 at 12:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Clyde Strunk officiating. Burial will be at Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website: www.LakeCumberlandFuneralService.com.
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Lorene Ping.