Dennis "Coonie" Vest, 62, of Ripley, passed away on Monday, May 25 at the Lauderdale Community Hospital. Mr. Vest was a former quality inspector at Mueller Industries in Covington. He is survived by two sisters, Sheila Hardister of Ripley and Tammy Bludworth of Henning; three brothers, Kenneth Vest of Henderson, TN, Curtis Hendrix of Henning and Robert Vest of Greenville, MS; three nieces and two nephews. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 28 at the Covington Funeral Home chapel with interment to follow in Magnolia Gardens Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.