Obituaries

DAVID MANN, 74, COLUMBIA

 
David Mann, 74, of Columbia, KY died Sunday, March 24, 2019 at his residence.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Nancy Mann 
 
Funeral arrangements are incomplete, but under the direction of the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in Columbia, KY.  A complete list of survivors and arrangements will be available on Monday, March 25, 2019.
 

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MAXIE REED CAMPBELL, 79, COLUMBIA

 
Maxie Reed Campbell, 79, of Columbia, KY died Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the Summit Manor Nursing Home.  Born in Sparksville, KY he was the son of the late Estell and Avis Page Campbell. 
 
Mr. Campbell attended the Sparksville Church of the Nazarene, was a farmer in the Sparksville community and a veteran of the U. S. Army.  He loved Coon Hunting, working on the farm and spending time with his family.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Joyce Upchurch Campbell of Sparksville
2 sons: Brian Campbell (Julie) of Jamestown, KY; Mark Campbell of Columbia
2 grandchildren: Lhana Taul (Joseph) and Hunter Campbell both of Elizabethtown, KY
1 great-granddaughter: Maleeah Taul of Elizabethtown
2 brothers: Bobby Campbell (Faye) of Odin, IL; Frankie Campbell of Shepherdsville, KY
1 sister: Beverly Petty (Earl) of Columbia
Several nieces & nephews
 
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers Leon, Billy and Raymond Bernard “R. B.” and two sisters Sharon Grant and Teresa Campbell.
 
Funeral Service: 11:00amCT on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Robert Atkins and Bro. Lonnie Karnes officiating
 
Burial: Antioch Cemetery
 
Visitation: Monday, March 25, 2019 from 4:00-8:00pmCT at the funeral home and Tuesday morning until time for the service
 
Pallbearers: Barry Petty, Tony Campbell, Jackie Grant, Daryl Campbell, Kevin Campbell and Pat Welch
 

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DAVID EUGENE GREEN, 63, EDMONTON

 
David Eugene Green, 63, of Edmonton, KY passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019 at his residence. 
 
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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HOBART RAY "SONNY" PYLES, JR, 88, DANVILLE (ADAIR CO. NATIVE)

 
Hobert Ray “Sonny” Pyles, Jr., 88, of Danville, KY passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at his residence. Born on February 18, 1931, in Columbia, KY, he was a son of the late Hobert Ray Pyles, Sr. and Hyacinth Rigney Pyles. 
 
Growing up in Louisville and following services in the United States Navy, he lived briefly in Ohio, moving to Los Angeles, where he worked for McDonnell-Douglas. Sonny returned to Kentucky in the 90’s, settling in Danville. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather by his family, and as faithful and loving by his friends.
 
SURVIVORS: 1 granddaughter: Christina Cota of Liberty; 1 grandson: Steven (Shelly) Crosier of Beatrice, Nebraska; 1 sister: Doris H. Casey of Jeffersonville, Indiana; 3 great-grandchildren: Karlee Crosier, Katlin Crosier and Allysia Crosier; and several nieces and nephews
 
In addition to his parents, Sonny was preceded in death by his wife, Alma Vivian Luttrell Pyles, who passed away on March 20, 2001; 1 daughter: Rae Jean Crosier; 1 grandson: Donald Crosier; and 3 sisters: Elvia Jean Bogues, Marjorie Johnson and Mary Smith.
 
Funeral Service: 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, with Bro. Don Clark officiating
 
Burial: Poplar Hill Cemetery with military honors by the Casey County Honor Guard
 
Visitation: 5:00pm-8:00pmET on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home
 
Pallbearers: Steven Crosier, Gil Brewsaugh, Jeff Luttrell, Ray Luttrell, Larry Ray Luttrell, Jack Bendschneider, Jr. and Greg Short
 
Honorary pallbearers: Harold Luttrell & Jack Bendschneider, Sr
 
Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.mckinneybrown.com.
 

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ROBERT EARL "BO" BOHANNON, 79, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Robert Earl “Bo” Bohanon, 79, of Campbellsville, KY passed from this life on Friday, March 22, 2019 at the University of Louisville Hospital. He was born on September 20, 1939, a son of the late Omar and Flossie (Baumgardner) Bohanon.
 
Robert had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville Church of the Nazarene. Mr. Bohanon believed in the value of dedication and hard work, and retired from Fruit of the Loom after 40 years of service. He enjoyed car shows, and competed often, including the famed Carl Casper Custom Auto Show. He loved spending time with family and friends when he wasn’t competing, and traveled to many shows with the Green River Cruisers.
 
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Brandon Barker, and 2 siblings, Marjorie Hunt and Garlan Bohanon.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife of 53 years: Sue (Jones) Bohanon
5 children: Tony Dixon & wife Margie of Elk Horn; Tracey Marshall & husband Harold of Louisiana; Tim Dixon & wife Leslie of Lebanon; Robin Bohanon of Campbellsville; Misti Sapp & husband Mark of Campbellsville
2 siblings: Mae Parker of Somerset; Harlan Bohanon & wife Helen of Campbellsville
Close friends: John & Glenda Meredith of Harrodsburg
13 grandchildren
19 great-grandchildren
5 great-great grandchildren
A host of other family &  close friends
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 11:00amET at the Campbellsville Church of the Nazarene, 912 W Main St, Campbellsville, KY with Bro. David Young officiating
 
Visitation: Monday, March 25, 2019 from 5:00-8:00pmET at the church
 

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GENEVA ROOKS, 88, INDIANA (ADAIR CO. NATIVE)

 
Geneva Nolene Rooks, 88, of Edinburgh, Indiana, passed from this life at 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at her home. She was born March 27, 1930 in Adair County, KY, the loving daughter of Pete & Ethel Bryant. 
 
Geneva married Elmer Rooks, who preceded her in death December 25, 2009. In addition to her parents & husband, Geneva was preceded in death by her daughter, Charlotte Gabbard.
 
Geneva worked many years in the manufacturing industry. She cherished the time she spent with her grandchildren and she was a wonderful cook.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 grandsons: Kevin (Anita) Rooks of Edinburgh, Indiana; Troy Rooks of Edinburgh, Indiana
7 great-grandchildren: Genessa Rooks of Shelbyville, IN; Tabitha Stewart of Caneyville, KY; Logan Rooks of Greenwood, IN; Lilly Rooks of Edinburgh, IN; Sophia Rooks of Edinburgh, IN; Ariel Rooks of Edinburgh, IN; Cali Rooks of Edinburgh, IN
3 great-great grandchildren: Aeris & Sagan Louden of Caneyville, KY; Camden Craig of Edinburgh, IN
1 sister: Evelyn Burton of Taylorsville, IN
 
 
Visitation: Family and friends may gather for visitation from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. (EST) Monday, March 25, 2019 at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home, 1029 Washington Street, Columbus, Indiana
 
Graveside Service: 3:00pmET on Monday, March 25, 2019 in section "Mooney G" at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh, IN with Virgil Clotfelter officiating
 
Burial: Mrs. Rooks will be laid to rest next to her husband following the service
 
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bartholomew County Humane Society, P.O. Box 1088, Columbus, Indiana 47202. Online condolences and special memories may be shared with the family at barkesweaverglick.com.
 
This obituary is a courtesy to the family by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in Columbia, KY.
 

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JOHNNIE JESSIE, 57, SUMMERSVILLE

 
Johnnie Jessie, 57, of Summersville, KY passed away on Thursday evening, March 21, 2019 at his home.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Kathy Judd Jessie of Summersville
1 son: Jeremy Jessie & his girlfriend Tara Hutcherson of Summersville
1 daughter & son-in-law: Beverly & Bobby Edwards of Greensburg
1 Step-son & daughter-in-law: Jeremy & Heather Edwards of Greensburg
2 brothers: Robert Jessie of Columbia, KY; David Jessie of Campbellsville, KY
3 grandchildren and 6 step-grandchildren
2 special friends
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Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M., Central Time, Sunday, March 24, 2019 at Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home 
 
Burial: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens with full Fire Fighter Honors
 
Visitation: 3 P.M. until 8 P.M., Saturday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7 A.M., Sunday until time of the funeral service
 
 
The family has asked that memorial donations take the form of donations to the  Family Funeral Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.

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MERVIN LEE DYER, 75, BURKESVILLE

 
Mervin Lee Dyer, 75, of Burkesville, KY passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at his residence. He was born in Jeffersonville, Indiana on February 14, 1944, the son of Herman and Cassie (Riley) Dyer. 
 
Mervin attended Dutch Creek Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, was a U. S. Army Veteran and a Truck Driver for Latham Trucking. 
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Elsie C. (Thrasher) Dyer, whom he wed Saturday, December 21, 1963, son, Christopher Dyer, and brothers and sisters, Eva Mae (Kenneth) Thrasher, Martha Jane (Donel) York, Joyce (Wade) Farlee, William Dyer, Homer Dyer, and Ralph Dyer. 
 
SURVIVORS: 1 son: Dougie Dyer of Burkesville, KY; siblings: Larry (Jane) Dyer of Burkesville, KY, Donnie Dyer of Columbia, KY, Nancy (Bruce) Groce of Burkesville, KY, Sandra K. Spears, and Roger (Donna) Dyer, both of Breeding, KY; 1 granddaughter: Adrienne Nicole Dyer, 1 great-grandson: Christopher Alan Young, & special friend: Edgar Vega, all of Burkesville, KY 
 
Funeral Service: Friday, March 22, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY with Bro. Ronnie Pitcock and Bro. Bob Thrasher officiating
 
Burial: Perkins Cemetery in Cumberland County, KY
 
Visitation: After 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 21, 2019, until the funeral hour on Friday. 
 
Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky is honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.
 

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MARK NOEL, 58, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Mark D. Noel, 58, son of Shirley Willis Noel and the late Dorland “D.H.” Noel, was born May 23, 1960 in the Bass Ridge Community of Taylor County, KY. He died at 1:00 A.M., Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at his home.       
 
He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. He was owner and operator of Noel Logging for more than thirty years and was proud to work with his son, Sean. It wouldn’t be uncommon for Mark to work daylight to dark in order to complete a job. In his younger years, he farmed with his father, D. H., enjoyed mud runs and even had his own mud truck. More currently, riding motorcycles was a favorite past time.   He will always be remembered as a good provider for all of his family.
 
He united in marriage to Danyelle Epley December 17, 2006.
 
Besides his wife, Danyelle Noel of Bass Ridge, he is survived by 1 son and one daughter: Sean Noel and wife, Lori of Bass Ridge and daughter, Hayley Noel of Campbellsville; 3 grandchildren: Taylor Noel, JamesMark Noel and Morgan Cox and husband, Jonathan of Bass Ridge; 2 great-grandchildren: Joey Cox and Jessi Cox; his mother, Shirley Noel of Bass Ridge; 3 brothers and one sister: Jonathan Noel, Paul Noel, Stephen Noel and Phyllis Noel of Bass Ridge; father-in-law and mother-in-law: James and Dena Epley of Russellville; 2 sisters-in-law: Diane Burchett and husband, Benny, Rebecca Dykema and husband, James; one brother-in-law, James G. Epley, Jr. of Russellville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
 
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VISITATION: 5:00-8:00 P.M., Friday, March 22, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. Joe Segree
 
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery

 

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JERRY FRANKLIN, 73, COLUMBIA

 
Jerry Lee Franklin, 73, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at T.J. Samson Hospital in Glasgow, KY. He was born September 1, 1945 in Adair County to the late Samuel Ed & Nancy Alice Estes Franklin.
 
Jerry was retired from Fruit of the Loom and a former employee of the Adair County Recycling Center. 
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Anita Corbin Franklin of Columbia
3 Sons: Timmy & Mark Franklin both of Columbia & Jeremy Franklin of Nashville
1 Sister: Barbara Sinclair & her husband Pee Wee of Columbia
1 Grandchild: Mason Franklin of New Mexico
Nieces & Nephew:  Debbie Sinclair, Lee Ann Hilton & Kenny Sinclair
Sisters-in-law & Brothers-in-law: Genette & Ronnie Burton, Freddie & Teresa Corbin, Maxine & Coy Froedge, Debbie & Tony Furkin, Glen Corbin, Ronnie & Janet Corbin, Michael & Tammy Corbin
Several other relatives & friends 
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Michael Corbin officiating
 
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 5:00 P.M. Friday
 
Casket Bearers: Kenny Sinclair, Tyler Sinclair, Kyle Burton, Bill Hilton, Ronnie Corbin & Freddie Corbin
 
Honorary Casket Bearers: Glen Corbin & Denny Van Meter
 
Memorials are requested to the Alzheimer’s Association or the American Cancer Society and may be left at the funeral home.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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JAMES FRANKLIN EWING, 57, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
James Franklin Ewing, 57, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019. Born November 8, 1961 in Lexington, KY to Kenneth & Patricia Ewing, he served for 26 years in the United States Army, retiring in 2010 as a Chief Warrant Officer Four.
 
A graduate of the University of Kentucky, Jim (JR) played college football and was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity. He studied finance and went on to utilize that degree as a Property Book Officer for the United States Army. He was a life-time member of Campbellsville Christian Church and a recent attender of Southland Christian Church.
 
While serving his country, Jim was deployed as part of Desert Storm in 1990. Following that deployment, he began his rise through the ranks of the military by receiving multiple promotions and awards. His service took him to Germany where he was stationed at Bad Aibling. Then, to Colorado where he was stationed at Fort Carson. From there, he returned to Fort Hood where he was part of the Aviation Brigade.
 
He did two tours of Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom, first in 2005 then again in 2007. Finally, he was stationed at Fort Knox to finish out his long and very decorated military career. Among some of his most notable accomplishments are Iraq Campaign Medal with two Campaign Stars, Bronze Star Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2nd award), Army Commendation Medal (5th award), Army Achievement Medal (4th award), Meritorious Unit Commendation, Army Good Conduct Medal (3rd award), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon (3rd award), KU-LIB-MDL (Saudi Arabia), KU-LIB-MDL (Kuwait), among others.
 
Jim was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Parker Ewing of Campbellsville, KY.
 
SURVIVORS:
Mother: Patricia Ewing of Campbellsville, KY
1 brother: Joseph Ewing of Louisville, KY
1 sister: Jeanna Ewing Godsted (Mike) of Crystal Lake, Ill
1 son: Nicholas Scott Ewing of Fort Worth, TX
Former wife: Charlotte Stephenson Ewing of Nicholasville, KY
Nieces: Samantha Godsted & Zoe Godsted of Crystal Lake, Ill
Nephew: Chris Godsted of Columbus, OH
 
Visitation: Beginning at 10:00amET on Friday, March 22, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, Campbellsville, KY
 
Funeral Service: 1:00pmET, Friday March 22, 2019 at the funeral home with Rev. Paul Patton and Pastor Gordon Walls officiating
 
Burial: Lebanon National Cemetery in Lebanon, KY
 
Active pallbearers: Bob Thomas, David Waldrop, Tommy Hughes, Scott Wethington, Chris Tucker, & Greg Nelson
 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hope for the Warriors, 8003 Forbes Place, Suite 201, Springfield, VA 22151 or a similar organization providing help and hope to Veterans.
 

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MAXIE TWYMAN MATNEY, 68, GREENSBURG

 
Maxie Twyman Matney, 68, of Greensburg, KY, son of the late Lloyd Albert Matney & Faye Young Matney, was born on Sunday, September 10, 1950 in Green County and departed this life on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville. 
 
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Maple Hill United Methodist Church and attended Green Hill Baptist Church. He was also a former driller in the Crude Oil Business.
 
SURVIVORS: 
Wife of 50 years, Debra Lynn Conner Matney of Greensburg, having united in marriage on January 25, 1969
2 sons & 1 daughter-in-law: Brian & Jennifer Matney of Columbia; Brent Max Matney of Greensburg
3 grandchildren: Kimber Thompson & husband Jordon of Greensburg, Sarah Elizabeth Matney, Bailey Maxx Matney both of Campbellsville
2 step-grandchildren: Korey Hundley & Dalton Hundley both of Columbia
1 great-grandchild: Silas Grey Thompson of Greensburg
1 brother and sister: Jerry Donald Matney of Indiana; Rosie Nell Hurt of Greensburg
A host of other relatives & friends
 
Mr. Matney was also preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
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Funeral Service: 11:00 A.M., Central Time, Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Janes officiating
 
Burial: Maple Hill Cemetery  
 
Visitation: After 9:00amCT on Friday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home until time of the funeral service
 
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the family funeral expenses, which can be made at the funeral home.
 
For online condolences log onto: www.cowherdandparrott.com or Facebook.
 
PALLBEARERS: Brian Matney, Chad Heath, Keith Jewell, Bailey Matney, Brent Matney, Donna Mitchell, Brad Mitchell, Jamie Jeffries, T.J. McNertney, Kim Burton
 

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MAMIE WRIGHT, 89, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Mamie Allyene Wright, 89, of Campbellsville, KYdaughter of the late Will and Cora (Mardis) Bright, passed from this life on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Taylor Regional Hospital. Born on March 7, 1930.
 
She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.  Mrs. Wright was a homemaker, and enjoyed raising a garden and potting plants, and fished as often as possible. She united in marriage to Arthur Goff, who preceded her in death in 1988. Later, she united in marriage to Garland Wright, who survives.
 
She was preceded in death by 8 siblings: Rene Mardis, Linus Bright, Mildred Colvin, Howard Bright, David Bright, Margaret Bright, and two siblings in infancy.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Garland Wright of Campbellsville
A special niece: Barbara Jean McCubbins of Summersville
Brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Fred Wright, Peggy Montgomery, Judy Reynolds, Nancy Newton, Kay Jessie, and Jerry Wright
A host of other nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 4:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, Campbellsville, KY
 
Interment: Brookside Cemetery, W Main St, Campbellsville, KY
 
Visitation: Sunday, March 24, 2019 from 12:30pmET until time for the service at the funeral home
 
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to the funeral expenses. Those can be made in person at the funeral home.
 

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GLEN CANADA, 81, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Glen Canada, 81, of Campbellsville, KY, son of the late Sammie and Lela (Hammond) Canada, was born in Wayne County on June 8, 1937. He departed this life on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at his home. 
 
Mr. Canada had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Green River Memorial Baptist Church. He was a lifelong entrepreneur, and the former owner of the Arrowhead Mobile Manor and current owner of S&C Sales and Supplies. Two of his favorite things were being outside and meeting people. He often combined those pleasures when he went camping, fishing, or just hunting for bargains at yard sales. He had a passion for the lost, and especially enjoyed his labor in God's kingdom, as evidenced over 30 years as a Royal Ambassador.
 
He was preceded in death by a sister, Iva Lois Baugh.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Carole (Graves) Canada
2 sons: James Canada & wife Judy of Atlanta; Shawn Canada & wife Chrissy of Campbellsville
1 brother: Samuel Canada & wife Dorothy of North Carolina
2 sisters: Ella Beene & husband Bill of Indiana; Darlene Keith & husband Edward of Frazier, KY
5 grandchildren: Timothy Canada & wife Jill, Matthew Canada & wife Hala, Brighton Warren, Kinsley Canada, & Anniston Canada
Extended family: James & Lois Campbell of Campbellsville
A host of other family and friends
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 11:00amET in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville, KY with Bro. Jamie Bennett & Bro. Don Gowin officiating
 
Interment: Green River Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Visitation: Friday, March 22, 2019 from 5:00-8:00pmET at the funeral home
 
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to Hosparus of Green River. Those can be made in person at the funeral home, or online anytime through the "How Can I Help" tab on the front page of the lrpetty.com website.
 

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SHERRY LYNN COX, 58, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Sherry Lynn Cox, 58, of Campbellsville, KY passed from this life on Sunday, March 17, 2019 in Lexington at the UK Medical Center. She was born in Louisville to Ms. Leona Frances (Martin) Gray and the late Tom L. Gray.
 
Sherry had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the Faith Baptist Church. Ms. Cox was a former RN at Springview Hospital, and was a notary public. She loved to spend her retirement traveling, reading mystery novels, or watching horror movies, and she was a great hostess and cook.
 
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Terry Allen Cox.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 son: Zachary Allen Cox & wife Brittany of Campbellsville
1 stepdaughter: Kristina Lynn Mattingly & fiancé Chuck Helm of Raywick
1 stepson: Jim Johnson of Louisville
2 siblings: David Louis Gray & wife Robin of Louisville; Melanie Carol Stone & husband Jay of Hopkinsville
1 granddaughter: Emmalyn Cox of Campbellsville
2 step-grandchildren: Lindin Mattingly and Amber Jeffries
1 step great-granddaughter: River Delk of Raywick
Special friend: Dean Minor of Campbellsville
Nieces & nephews: Trey Stone, Barrett Gray, and Bailey Gray
Close friends: Brenda Kay Callahan and Terry L. Johnson
Special cousin: Gloria Jean Morgan
A host of other family and friends
 
Funeral Service: Friday, March 22, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with Bro. Evan Tedder and Bro. Don Gowin officiating
 
Visitation: Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 5:00-8:00pmET at the funeral home
 
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to the American Cancer Society. Those can be made in person at the funeral home, or online anytime through the “How Can I Help” tab on the front page of the lrpetty.com website.
 

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JUDGE GARNETT RODGERS, 93, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Judge Garnett Rodgers, 93, of Campbellsville, KY passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at the Grandview Nursing Facility.
 
SURVIVORS
1 daughter:Jennifer Rodgers of Campbellsville
2 sons & daughters-in-law: Mark & Lisa Rodgers of Campbellsville; Randy & Jane Rodgers of London, KY
4 grandchildren: Marcus Rodgers & wife Mary Kate of Campbellsville, KY; Kayla Rodgers of Campbellsville, KY; Aaron Rodgers & James Rodgers both of London, KY
1 sister: Sara Murray of Greensburg
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Funeral Service: 12:00 Noon, Eastern Time, Saturday, March 23, 2019 at St. Marks United Methodist Church in Campbellsville 
 
Burial: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
 
Visitation: After 10:00amET on Saturday at St. Marks United Methodist Church 
 
Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg in charge of the funeral services.
 
Memorials are suggested to the St. Marks United Methodist Church or the Methodist Children's Home, which can be made at the funeral home or the Church. 
 

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SHARON ANN RICHARDS, 80, JAMESTOWN

 
Sharon Ann (Chapman) Richards, 80, of Jamestown, KY died Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Russell County Hospital. She was born February 18, 1939 in Russell County to the late James E. & Hulda Wilkerson Chapman, Sr.
 
Sharon was a homemaker and a member of Welfare Baptist Church.
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jeffery Chapman and a sister, Joyce Shaheen.
 
SURVIVORS:
5 children: Gregory Dean (Jennifer) Richards, Paris, TN; Patricia Len Richards, Jamestown, KY; Teresa Ann (Brady) Wilson, Russell Springs, KY; Laura (Stony) Lawless, Jamestown, KY; Jane Marie Richards, Russell Springs, KY
1 step brother: Robert (Leda) Harting, Jamestown, KY
5 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren
1 sister: Linda Grubbs, Florida
1 brother: Jimmy (Virginia) Chapman, Elizabethtown, KY
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Randy Smith officiating
 
Visitation: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 10:00am-1:00pmCT
 
Interment: Lawless Cemetery
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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PHYLLIS ANN KNIGHT, 79, LOUISVILLE (FORMERLY OF RUSSELL CO.)

 
Phyllis Ann Knight, 79, of Louisville, KY passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville. She was born in Jamestown, KY on September 10, 1939, a daughter of the late Sara (Shearer) & Marcus  Antle.
 
Phyllis was the wife of Eugene  Knight. 
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter: Wynn  McNary, Louisville, KY
2 brothers: Marcus Eugene Antle, Jamestown, KY; Ronald Dean Antle, Jamestown, KY
2 grandsons: Adam & Sean McNary 
1 great grandson: Seth McNary
 
 
Funeral Service: 1:00pmCT on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY with Bro. Roger Garner officiating
 
Visitation: Friends may call after 11:00amCT on Tuesday until time of service at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel
 
Interment: Antle Cemetery in Jamestown, KY
 
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY in charge of arrangements.
 

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BERNICE ROOKS, 87, COLUMBIA

 
Bernice Rooks, 87, of Columbia, KY died Friday, March 15, 2019 at her residence. Born in Adair County, KY she was the daughter of the late Jesse L. and Emma T. Hadley Burton.  
 
Mrs. Rooks was saved at an early age at the Purdy Separate Baptist Church and later joined the Caldwell Separate Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening, canning the vegetables from her garden and fishing.  She and her husband Avery loved singing with various groups of people at local nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
 
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by twelve siblings Edith Streeval, Margie Burton, Catharine Janes, Linda Gail Bell, Glenna J. Compton, Fredia Ruth Burton, Jewel Dean Burton, Golen Burton, J. D. Burton, Marshall Burton, Huston Burton and William J. Burton, Jr.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Avery Lee Rooks of Columbia
Several nieces, nephews, great-nieces & nephews, friends and other relatives
 
Funeral Service: 10:00amCT on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. David Coffey officiating
 
Burial: Columbia Cemetery
 
Visitation: Monday from 4:00-8:00pm at the funeral home and on Tuesday until time for the service
 
Pallbearers: Sammy Janes, Steve Bell, Curt Burton, Dwayne Burton, Jackie Cravens, Lee Burton and Larry Streeval
 

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JUDY PICKERELL, 65, COLUMBIA

 
Judy Pickerell, 65, of Columbia, KY died Thursday, March 14, 2019 at the TJ Health Columbia Emergency Room. She was born February 1, 1954 in Adair County.  
 
She was preceded in death by her father, B.C. Harden, and her husband, Norris Pickerell.  
 
Judy was a member of the Columbia Church of Christ, the Kentucky Education Association, the Retired Teachers Association and the National Retired Teachers Association. She was a retired educator of the Campbellsville Independent School System.
 
SURVIVORS:
Mother: Genevia Thompson Harden of Columbia
1 Uncle: Raymond Thompson of Louisville
Several cousins, other relatives & friends
 
Funeral Service: Monday, March 18, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Terry Smith officiating
 
Burial: Lewis Cemetery in the Chance community
 
Visitation: After 5:00 P.M. Sunday, March 17, 2019
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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EVAN CRAIG SANDERS, 53, BOWLING GREEN (FORMERLY OF ADAIR CO.)

 
Evan “Craig” Sanders, 53, of Bowling Green, KY (formerly of Adair County) passed away at Hospice of Southern Kentucky surrounded by his loving family on Friday, March 15, 2019.
 
Craig was a 1980 graduate of Knifley Grade Center, where he was valedictorian of his class. He graduated from Adair County High School in 1984 with 12 years of perfect attendance. He attended WKU, where he majored in Accounting and Computers. He was also a long-time employee of Walmart, where his integrity and work ethic were apparent through 30 years of service with only 2 days of work missed.
 
Craig was preceded in death by his father, Edsel Ray Sanders, and paternal grandmother, Ruth T. Sanders.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter: Abby Ruth Sanders of Bowling Green, KY who was the apple of his eye. Abby Ruth followed in his footsteps graduating from WKU in 2018 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, making Craig an extremely proud father. 
Abby's mother: Marcia Sanders of Bowling Green, KY
His mother: Nada Jean Sanders of Roley
5 siblings: Shera Jean Sanders of Roley; Melanie Grant of Casey Creek; Pam Judd-Decker of Bowling Green; Leland Sanders (Emma) of Campbellsville; LeNora Sanders-Peger (Michael) of Brownsville
7 nephews & 4 nieces: Mandy Grant (Tim Bohanan) of Richmond; Matthew (Shianne) and MacKenzie (Chanley) Grant of Columbia; Allison & Austin Judd of Bowling Green; Kody, Jacob & Karrington Peger of Brownsville; Kaylee Frost (Glenn) of Columbia; Dakotah (Becca) and Tristin Sanders of Russell Springs
2 great nieces: Madelyn & Makenna Grant, of Columbia
1 great nephew: Xander Grant, of Columbia
 
Visitation: The family will receive visitors from 4:00-8:00pmCT on Monday, March 17, 2019 and from 6:00-10:00amCT on Tuesday, March 18, 2019 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in Columbia
 
A private graveside service will be held for the family
 
Casket Bearers:  Matthew Grant, MacKenzie Grant, Austin Judd, Kody Peger, Jacob Peger, Tristin Sanders
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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GENEVA MAXINE MILBY, 84, SUMMERSVILLE

 
Geneva Maxine Milby, 84, of Summersville, KY passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at her home in Summersville.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 son & daughter-in-law: Randal Joe & Rita Milby of Summersville
2 daughters & sons-in-law: Sheila & Sammy Lobb of Mt. Sherman; Dana & Tommy Rogers of Greensburg
6 grandchildren: Kelsey Rogers of Louisville, Samantha Curry of Mt. Sherman, Kellen Lobb of Hodgenville, Zeth Rogers, Tina Creason and Pam James, all of Greensburg
8 great grandchildren: Amelia Creason, Lillie Creason, Gerren Creason, Deacon James, Peyton James, Ella Lobb, Evie Lobb and Carson Curry
2 brother & sisters-in-law: Doug & Sandy Milby of Illinois; Gary H. & Vickie Milby of Summersville
2 sisters & a brother-in-law: Mary F. Milby of Greensburg; Judy & Mike Durrett of Summersville
 
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Funeral Service: 10:00amCT on Monday, March 18, 2019 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home
 
Burial: Green County Memory Gardens 
 
Visitation: 3:00pm-8:00pmCT, Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home & after 7:00amCT on Monday until time of funeral service
 
Memorials are suggested to Gideon Bibles, Hosparus of Green River or the Cancer Center at Taylor Regional Hospital, which can be made at the funeral home.
 

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JOYCE BURRESS, 73, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Joyce Burress, 73, of Campbellsville, KY, daughter of the late William Roy Bell and Mattie Kate Miller Bell, was born June 14, 1945 in Marion County, KY. She died at 12:59 A.M., Thursday, March 14, 2019 in Campbellsville.         
 
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Mt. Washington Baptist Church. Joyce was a retired nursing assistant with Taylor Regional Hospital, having served many years in the healthcare profession. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She definitely had a green thumb when it came to her love for flowers.
 
She united in marriage to Ralph Burress in 1985 and he preceded her in death July 21, 2007.
 
SURVIVORS; 2 sons & 3 daughters: Ricky Brockman and wife Brenda; Tammy Caldwell and husband Terry; Cathy Routt and husband Don; Lynn Knifley and husband Ryan of Campbellsville; Michael Brockman and wife Tonya of Mt. Sterling
3 step-daughters: Vicki Hedges and husband Jimmy; Debbie Burress and Kathy Burress of Louisville
14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Barbara Shirleen Brewer of Campbellsville; 3 sisters-in-law: Jean Bell, Shirley Bell and Louise Spurling of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
 
She was also preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters: Donald Bell, William Bell, Edith Warren and Goldie Beard.
 
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VISITATION: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Friday, March 15, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Tommy Evans
 
BURIAL:  Mt. Washington Baptist Church Cemetery
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO HOSPARUS OF GREEN RIVER AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
 

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TOM H. SMITH, 80, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Tom H. Smith, 80, of Campbellsville, KY, son of the late Tom Parker Smith and Eva Farris Smith, was born August 27, 1938 in Hart County, KY. He died at 3:47 P.M., Wednesday, March 13, 2019 in Louisville.
 
Tom professed faith in Christ and was a member of First United Methodist Church. Tom graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelors Degree in Agriculture and worked as a milk inspector, a district executive with the Boy Scouts of America, an EMT with the Taylor County Rescue Squad, a Teacher’s Aid in the Taylor County School System and a contractor/electrician. He was a Ham Radio Operator and member of the Central Kentucky Amateur Radio Club, call sign WD4DIH.
 
He united in marriage to Earldeen “Deen” Atwood June 20, 1960 and she preceded him in death on October 8, 2018.
 
SURVIVORS: 
2 daughters: Tommi Hamilton & husband Bob of Montgomery, Texas; Terri Gabriel & husband T. J. of Gainesville, Georgia
5 grandchildren: Derek Hamilton of Austin, Texas, Dagny Hamilton of Bowling Green, KY, Davis Gabriel, Elliot Gabriel and Hayes Gabriel of Gainesville, GA
Many other relatives & friends
 
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VISITATION: 12:00 Noon - 2:00 P.M., Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE:  2:00 P.M., Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Pastor Bob Langlois and Pastor Mike Coppersmith
 
BURIAL:  Brookside Cemetery
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
 

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MILDRED IRENE DURHAM, 79, YOSEMITE

 

Mildred Irene Durham, 79, of Yosemite, KY passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Casey County Hospital. She was born in Bethelridge, KY on June 23, 1939 a daughter of the late Edwin “Mike” Godbey & Desta Vaught Godbey.

 

Mildred was the widow of Linville C. Durham who passed away on October 18, 2008. She was also preceded in death by 1 son: Vincent Durham, 1 grandchild, 3 brothers: Fred, Roy & Ray Godbey, and 1 sister: Lafon Brown.

 

Mildred was a seamstress at Liberty Sportswear.

 

SURVIVORS: 

2 Sons: Wade (Patsy) Durham of Yosemite; Roger (Paula) Durham of Bronston, KY

3 Daughters: Juanita (Stewart) Wise of Finley, KY; Valerie (Mark) Hess of Eubank, KY; Teresa (Mike) Ingle of Lawton, OK

18 Grandchildren, 36 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great Great Grandchild

1 Brother: Norman Godbey of Texas

1 Sister: Sylvia Hall of Ohio

 

 

Visitation: 6:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M. Friday, March 15, 2019 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel

 

Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M. Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Matthew Hess and Bro. Travis Durham officiating

 

Burial: Durham Cemetery

 

 

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