Kay Shipp of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Chester Arthur Benningfield and Ivan Martin Benningfield, was born November 7, 1940, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 10:05 P.M., Tuesday, November 26, 2019 in Campbellsville. Age: 79
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Kay was a retired employee of Citizens Bank and Trust Company after forty-four years of service where she was Head Cashier and Assistant Vice President.
Her love of farming started at a young age as she and her sisters would milk before school in the mornings. She continued farming throughout her life and especially enjoyed caring for the calves on the family farm.
She united in marriage to Willie Ray Shipp June 2, 1963 and he preceded her in death March 23, 2011.
She is survived by two sons: Louis Shipp and David Shipp and wife, Janice of Campbellsville; one granddaughter, Annie Kay Shipp of Campbellsville; two step-grandchildren: Natalie Sallee and husband, Arron of California and Andrew Bowen and wife, Brandy of Magnolia; four step-great-grandchildren: Presley Sallee and Carter Sallee of California, Candace Burk and husband, Dylan of Ft. Knox and Ellie Bowen of Magnolia; one sister, Doris Jean Price of Greensburg; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Kay was also preceded in death by two sisters: Shirley Bennett October 9, 2014 and Christine Benningfield October 3, 2018.
VISITATION: 4:00 – 8:00 P.M., Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Sunday, December 1, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. John Butler
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME