Elizabeth Ellen Mink age 81, of Somerset, Kentucky passed from this life Saturday, September 19, 2020 at Hospice of Lake Cumberland, Jean Waddle Care Center. 

Elizabeth was born October 17, 1938 to the late Jesse Girkey and Mary Mayfield Girkey in Oak Hill Community of Pulaski County.  

She was a Pulaski County High School Graduate Class of 1955, she enjoyed to garden, flower garden and especially spend time with her family and grandkids. 

Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse and Mary Girkey, son, David Mink, daughter, Jenny Gossett, brothers, Jesse Jr. Girkey, Jimmy Girkey, sister, Mary Jane Skeene and grandson, Chris Mink. 

She leaves behind to cherish her memory her sons, Donald Wayne Mink of Burnside, Tony A. Mink (Trulayne) of Science Hill, Paul Mink of Somerset, daughters, Kimberly Bickers of Frankfort, KY, Cheri Grigsby (Sam) of Somerset, Elizabeth Yadon (David) of Science Hill, Kathy Ping (Robbie) of Science Hill, brother, Jerry Girkey (Roxanne) of Barnesburg, KY, daughter-in-law, Becky Mink of Science Hill, 17 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. She will be sadly missed. 

Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 12:00 Noon in the Chapel of the Southern Oaks Funeral Home with a funeral service to begin at 2:00 P.M. with Bro. Harold Harris officiating, burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Elizabeth Ellen Mink Memorial Fund. 

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Elizabeth Ellen Mink.