Juanitta Wilson Welborn was born September 15, 1934 in Hamilton, OH and departed this life Monday, May 13, 2019 at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville, being 84 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Everett (Eb) Wilson and Irene (Smith) Wilson.
Juanitta is survived by her husband of 65 years, James Buster Welborn of Tyner. They had been best friends since she was 11 years old. In addition to her husband, Juanitta is also survived by two sons, James Barry & Janet Welborn of Corbin and Jeffery Scott Welborn address unknown; three siblings, Bernice (Jerry) Wyrick of McKee, Peggy (Tom) Wilson of Sand Gap and Darrell (Nancy) Wilson of Richmond and by her in laws Jerry (Jane) Welborn of IN, Corrine (Melvin) Price of OH and Betty (Bill) Bowers of OH. Juanitta was blessed with three grandchildren, Barry Wayne Welborn of Corbin, James Brian (Jessica) Welborn of Rockholds and William Scott (Lori) Welborn of NC; by three great grandchildren, Trevor Welborn of Corbin, Taylor Welborn of Corbin and Brayden Welborn of Rockholds and by several nieces, nephews, family and friends. Other than her parents, Juanitta was also preceded in death by in laws, James Basil (Evon) Welborn. Juanitta loved gardening, farmers market and her family and friends.
A Memorial service may be held at a later date. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com