Gerry Dugger, 74

Posted by on Nov 29, 2020

Mr. Gerry Edward Dugger, the only son of the late Arnold and Faye (Adkins) Dugger, was born in Green County on August 3, 1946. He departed this life on Thursday, November 26, 2020 in Lexington at the Lexington VA Hospital after an illness, being 74 years, 3 months, and 23 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Church of God faith. Mr. Dugger was a self-taught painter, and a retiree of L&N Railroad. He was a proud veteran of the United States Army, where, during the Vietnam War, he earned the right to wear a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star, among many other commendations.

He leaves to cherish his memory:

His wife: Tretha (Stayton) Dugger of Campbellsville,

Three sons: Anthony Dugger of Campbellsville, Christopher Dugger of Bowling Green, and Darren Gupton and wife Beth of Campbellsville,

Seven grandchildren: Harper Dugger, Christopher Noah Dugger, Alex Gupton, Jake Gupton, Hannah Gupton, Saylor Lee, and Sawyer Lee,

And a host of other family and friends.

Mr. Dugger will be laid to rest in the Lebanon National Cemetery with full military honors being conducted by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard. Rev. Colin McDaniel and Rev. Evan Tedder will officiate the funeral.

L.R. Petty Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

In light of the current pandemic requirements, all services will be conducted privately.