Vern Bryce Stringer, age 86, of Somerset, KY passed from this life on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the VA Medical Center in Lexington, KY.

He was born on October 24, 1930, in Somerset, KY, son of the late Frank and Edrie Butler Stringer.  Vern was self-employed as owner and operator of Stringer Auto Sales. He dedicated over 50 years to this profession.  He was married to Sue Carol Bogle Stringer on June 12, 1954, they celebrate over 62 years together.  Vern was a U. S. Marine Corp Veteran serving during the Korean War.  He was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church.  Vern enjoyed spending time with his family especially his grand and great-grandchildren.  He was a kind and gentle man that was always willing to help others.

Preceding him in death was his parents, daughter; Cindy Stringer Stone, Sister; Darlene Bradley and brothers; Quantrell Stringer, Zearn Stringer, Cecil Stringer, Hawk Stringer, Frank Howard Stringer, and Roy Stringer

He is survived by his loving wife Sue Carol Bogle Stringer of Somerset, son Terry Lynn Stringer of Somerset, daughters; Pamela Sue Stringer Baker and (Bob) of Somerset and Joni Stringer of Somerset.  Brothers; Virl D. (Linda) Stringer of Somerset, Jimmy B. (Helen) Stringer, Gerald (Jan) Stringer all of Somerset and a sister; Patsy and (Don) Fogle of South Carolina.  Along with sister-in laws; Georgia Stringer of Somerset, Doris Stringer and Brother in law; Jim Bradley of Ohio. Ten grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 24, 2017 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Oak Hill Baptist Church with Brother Alan Fisher Officiating and full Military Honors by the American Legion Post #38.  Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Vern Bryce Stringer.