Donald “Don” Galen Koons age 85, of Nancy, Kentucky passed from this life Monday, July 26, 2021 at his home. 

Don was born November 27, 1935 to the late Charles Clifford Koons and Sarah Hazel Soudder Koons in Patriot, Indiana. 

He was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed fishing, loved farming, gardening, and to travel. Don proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. 

Don was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Sarah Koons; daughter, Kimberly Lynn Wells; brothers, John Wesley Koons, Denver Elmo Koons, Leon Koons; sisters, Thelma Jean Jahnigen and Doris Marie Selemeyer.  

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife, Reva Jean Ellis Koons, whom he married on October 3, 2009; sons, Donald Koons of Nancy; Jerry (Annie) Koons of Hamilton, OH; Ronald “Ronnie” Galen (Laura) Koon of Hamilton, OH; Wayne (Charlotte) Koons of Hamilton, OH; daughters, Lisa (Mike) Baker of Hamilton, OH; Doris Marie (Paul) Haven of Chattanooga, TN; 12 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and special friends, Burley Couch, Greg Hall, Kay McGowan, Wilma Wilson; along with a host of friends and family. 

Visitation will be held Thursday, July 29, 2021 from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. in the Chapel of the Southern Oaks Funeral Home with a funeral service to begin at 1 P.M. with Bro. Chris Blevins officiating, burial will follow in the Hudson-Weddle Cemetery.  

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Donald “Don” Galen Koons.