John M. Woolum, age 71, of Falls of Rough, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in Leitchfield, Kentucky.

He was born on Jan. 6, 1948 in Gallipolis, Ohio.

He is survived by his wife of over 10 years, Phyllis Webb Woolum, of Falls of Rough; daughter, Stacy Staten, of Ohio; and three step-daughters, Stephanie Blanton, of Florida, Michelle Shaffer, of Elizabethtown, and Tina Mills, of Shepherdsville.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, John Woolum, Jr.

Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. (CST) Friday, May 10, 2019 at the Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. Burial will be in the KY Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 12 p.m. (CST). Cremation was chosen.

Visitation will be at the Dermitt Funeral Home from 10 a.m. until time of services on Friday.