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Virgil Lee Cornett

April 2, 1939 — January 4, 2022

Virgil Lee Cornett, 82, of Camden, TN passed away on January 4, 2022 at his residence. Mr. Cornett was born on April 2, 1939 in Hazard, KY to the late James Cornett and Celicia Fugate Cornett. He was also preceded in death by his wife, “Tommy” Yvonne Shirley Cornett; brothers, Bill Cornett, Kenneth Cornett, O’Neal Cornett; sisters, Carolyn Williams and Diane Keohan.  Mr. Cornett was a retired truck driver and U.S. Navy Veteran.

Survived by:

Son: Richard (Lisa) Cornett of Yuma, TN

Daughter: Robin Adams of Camden, TN

Brother: Danny (Inga) Cornett of California

Grandchildren: Josh (Micky) Douglas, Brandon (Melissa) Douglas

Six Great Grandchildren

Memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, January 8, 2022 from 4:00-6:00 pm at Oakdale Funeral Home.

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Saturday, January 8, 2022

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