9:30am

Mon August 6, 2012
Lexington/Richmond

Former EKU President Hanly Funderburk Jr. Dies

Former Eastern Kentucky University President H. Hanly Funderburk Jr. died Friday night in his home state of Alabama. He was 81. Funderburk was the eighth president of EKU, serving from 1985 until 1998. Following his retirement, he moved to Montgomery, Ala., where he stayed until his death following a long illness, his family said.