Chaplain Sam Beeny officiated at the services. Burial followed in the Veterans Cemetery West in Hopkinsville with Military Graveside Rites.
Mr. Flynn died on Tuesday, February 7, 2006, at 11:30 p.m., at the Western Kentucky Veteran’s Center in Hanson, following a long illness.
Mr. Flynn was born on May 24, 1933, in Trigg County. He was the son of the late H.A. and Katie Oliver Flynn.
Mr. Flynn was a U.S. Army veteran; a retired clerk from ICGRR; and a member of the VFW.
Survivors include two sons and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Rhonda Flynn of Caldwell County, and Joe Flynn of Princeton; five grandchildren, Josh Flynn, Tanner Flynn, Taylor Flynn, Jason Flynn, and Julie Flynn; two step-grandchildren, Ryan Reed and Destiny Gilliam; a brother, Albert “Happy” Flynn of Princeton; and a sister, Ruby Grant of Christian County.