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Visitation

East Pine Knot Tabernacle Church of God
Saturday January 8th, 2022
11:00am - 1:00pm

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Funeral Service

East Pine Knot Tabernacle Church of God
Saturday January 8th, 2022
4:00pm - 4:00pm

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Karen Creekmore

Karen Creekmore age 70 of Strunk, Kentucky passed from this life on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at the Baptist Health of Corbin.

She was born April 13, 1951 in Barthell, Kentucky to the late Harvey Boyatt and Flora (Tapley) Boyatt. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a sister, Linda Strunk.

Surviving family include her husband, Jack Creekmore whom she married, July 16, 1970; a daughter, Amber Madden (and Robert) of London, Kentucky; a son, Justin Creekmore of Strunk; a special grandson, Jaxon Creekmore; and a granddaughter on the way.

Karen graduated from Cumberland College with a Rank 1 and became a teacher for the McCreary County Board of Education, having devoted 36 years. Karen also ran “Karen’s Furniture” in Whitley City. She enjoyed crafting and making floral arrangements, shopping, and attending shows. Lately, she had took interest in hunting with her husband, Jack. Karen was a devoted wife, mother, and a grandmother. She loved nothing more than helping others, caring for her family, and being with her grandson, Jaxon. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 1:00 pm at the East Pine Knot Tabernacle Church of God with Pastor Malachi Barnett and Bro. Harold Baird officiating. Burial is to follow in the East Pine Knot Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends for visitation on Saturday after 11:00 am until service time.


Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.


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A candle was lit in memory of Karen Creekmore

Tammy Huff Isaac Jan 10 2022 8:57 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Creekmore

Lois Vaughn Rapp Jan 7 2022 7:37 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Creekmore

Lois Vaughn Rapp Jan 7 2022 7:36 PM

Love you mom. Life will never be the same. Everything seems very unreal right now.

Amber Jan 7 2022 7:05 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Creekmore

Amber Jan 7 2022 7:04 PM

She was wonderful person and my 5th grade teacher rest in peace Mrs, Creekmore

Melinda Tapley Jan 6 2022 7:20 AM

You're in my thoughts and prayers!🙏❤🙏

Terri Shelton Jan 6 2022 2:35 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Creekmore

Terri Shelton Jan 6 2022 2:32 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Creekmore

Patricia Stephens Jan 5 2022 10:00 PM

Karen and I worked together at the 4H center in 69. We quickly became friends. I will always remember her sweet loving spirit.

Sharon and Dewane Roberts Jan 5 2022 9:54 PM

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