July 29, 1937 – January 21, 2017

Henry Ford Hounchell, age 79, of Somerset, KY, departed this life on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at his home.

Henry was born on July 29, 1937 in Woolum, KY to the late Henry Hounchell and Melia Trent Hounchell. He was a member of Simpson Memorial Methodist Church and self-employed Carpenter.

He is survived by his wife, Laura Jean New Hounchell, whom he married on January 4, 1996 in Huntsville, TN; three nieces, Linda (and Rick) Gasser, Ruby (and Bill) Strickley and Vicky (and Ray) Woolum; and three nephews, Billy Ray Hounchell, Jimmy (and Beth) Withers and Ed (and Ruth Ann) Woodyard.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by four brothers, Bill, Mitchell, Clester and Carl; three sisters, Mae, Hazel and Florence; and two nephews, Dwayne and Darrin Hounchell.

A private Memorial service will be held by the family at a later date.

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 Henry Hounchell.