Jeannie Bales Cain passed from this life at her home in Somerset, on March 20, 2016, following a lengthy illness.

She was the daughter of the late Virgil D. Bales and the late Katherine Bales Whitaker. Jeannie was born on October 29, 1954, in Lafayette, Indiana.

She was a graduate of Pulaski County High School and Ashford University.

Jeannie is survived by her son, David (and Kelli) Bales, of Lexington; a granddaughter, Natalie Bales, of Lexington; a sister, Barbara (and Kenneth) Adams, of Somerset; a nephew, Rick (and Wanda) Hines, of Somerset; three nieces, Gretchen Moss and Rebecca Adams, of Somerset, as well as Haley Adams Hiter, of Wichita, Kansas. She also had five great-nieces and three great-nephews, many cousins and special friends, especially the Peters’ family.

She was a Christian and an animal lover.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.