Karen Elaine (Hanking) Lievers of Jeffersonville went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 29, 2021.
Karen was born on July 2, 1958 in Ft. Lee Virginia to Charles E. Hanking and Mary Lorene Hanking. She grew up in Cave City, Ky., graduating from Caverna High school in 1976. She earned her associate degree from Western Kentucky University where she also met her life companion and husband, Russ. She was one of the kindest, most giving, most positive people on this earth. She brought light and joy to every place she entered. Her passing is a heartbreak to so many. She was greatly loved by countless friends and loved ones who prayed for her to be with us a little longer. Karen was a devoted pastor’s wife who spent her whole life tirelessly and joyfully serving her husband, her family, and her church. She is preceded in death by her mother Mary Lorene Hanking. She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Russell Lievers; father, Charles Edward Hanking; son, Aaron (Viktoria) Lievers; and daughter, Hayley (Jon) Pierre.
Visitation will be at Scott Funeral Home from 4:00-8:00 PM on Tuesday, May 4th and at First Southern Baptist Church (215 E Ettels Ln, Clarksville, IN 47129) on Wednesday, May 5th from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM.
A funeral service will be held at First Southern Baptist Church on Wednesday, May 5th at 1:00 PM.
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