Gary Dale Brown

Posted by on Jan 6, 2021

Gary Dale Brown

Gary Dale Brown, 69, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, son of the late Jesse Vernon Brown and Mary Stayton Brown, was born June 21st, 1951 in Casey County, Kentucky, and departed this life on January 2nd, 2021, at Norton’s Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky after an extended illness.  Mr. Brown professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Fairview Baptist Church.

Mr. Brown was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University where he obtained his nursing degree. Mr. Brown was employed as a Registered Nurse at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville for 30 plus years. He was a Mason, and in his free time could be found hunting, fishing, reading books, or listening to his favorite music.

Mr. Brown is survived by one son; Jimmy Dale Brown of Louisville, Kentucky, Four grandchildren; Josh Brown, Jimi Brown, Jude Brown, and Jocelin Brown all of Taylorsville, Kentucky.

One brother and one sister; Jesse Vernon Brown II and wife Charene of Yulee, Florida, and Sharon Gilpin and husband Brian of Lexington, Kentucky.

Besides his parents, Mr. Brown was preceded in death by one sister Rita Rose Brown.

A walk-through visitation will be held Friday, January 8th, 2021, 5 – 8 PM EST at Auberry Funeral Home and Cremation Services in downtown Campbellsville.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM EST, Saturday, January 9th, 2021 at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville with Bro. Jeff Edwards officiating.

Social distancing guidelines and masks are required upon entering the building.

Burial will be in Peavey Cemetery in Liberty, Kentucky with full military honors by the Marion County Chapter DAV Honor Guard.

The staff of Auberry Funeral Home would like to thank the family for entrusting us with the care and arrangements of Mr. Gary D. Brown at our funeral home.  God bless you during this difficult time.

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Noel Barkley Druin

Posted by on Dec 30, 2020

Noel Barkley Druin

Mr. Noel Barkley Druin, 82, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, son of the late William Andy Druin and Gertie Vaughn Druin of Campbellsville, Kentucky was born April 5th, 1938, and departed this life on December 26th, 2020 in Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Mr. Druin professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Druin was a Veteran of the Vietnam War having served his country honorably and retiring as a Master Sergeant after 23 years in the United States Air Force.

Mr. Druin is survived by his loving wife of sixty years, Mrs. Mildred Hughes Druin having united in marriage on June 24th, 1960.

Mr. Druin is also survived by one son and one daughter: Greg Druin of Columbia, Kentucky, and Paula Tally of Round Rock, Texas.

Four grandchildren; Christina Criminger and husband Brian of Elgin, Texas, Sarah Tally of Elgin, Texas, Courtney Tally and husband Jermell of Round Rock, Texas, and Bethany Druin of Abilene, Texas. One great-granddaughter, Charlotte Criminger of Elgin, Texas

Two sisters; Marietta Jefferies of Bedford, Indiana, and Kay Judd of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Besides his parents, Mr. Druin was preceded in death by one daughter, Loretta Sue Druin on September 29th, 2010, one sister and one brother, Sylvia Louise Druin Cave and Fred Vaughn.

A walk-through visitation will be held Friday, January 1st, 2021, 5 – 8 PM EST at Auberry Funeral Home and Cremation Services in downtown Campbellsville.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM EST, Saturday, January 2nd, 2021 at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville with Bro. Alex Cox officiating.

Social distancing guidelines and masks are required upon entering the building.

Burial will be in Elliott Cemetery in Elkhorn, Kentucky with full military honors by the Marion County Chapter DAV Honor Guard.

The family has requested that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to The Wounded Warrior Project and can be made by going to https://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/donate

The staff of Auberry Funeral Home would like to thank the family for entrusting us with the care and arrangements of Mr. Noel Barkley Druin at our funeral home.  God bless you during this difficult time.

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Mark David Jones

Posted by on Dec 28, 2020

Mark David Jones

Mr. Mark David Jones, 58, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, son of the late Rev. James Woodson Jones and Marie Elizabeth Jones of Rochester, New York, was born in Rochester, New York, on  April 17th, 1962, and departed this life on December 16th, 2020, at Baptist Health Hardin in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

He had professed his faith in Christ and was a retired minister of Liberty Baptist Church.  Besides being a minister, Mark was a former youth minister at Jamestown First Baptist Church in the early 90’s. He worked in the funeral home business and witness to many people while working at the former Lyon-DeWitt Berry Funeral Home on Main Street.  Mark was also a former employee of Frost Arnett in Campbellsville, Kentucky.  He loved to spend quality time with his family in his spare time.  He especially loved his three beautiful daughters and cherished his time with his seven grandchildren.  Mark was an avid outdoorsman and especially liked spending time at the lake and camping.

Survived by three daughters:  Nicole Buckman and her husband, Joey, of Campbellsville, Kentucky;  Beth McCubbin of Campbellsville, Kentucky; and Jami Jones and her boyfriend Jeremy Read of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Seven grandchildren:  Logan Parker, Callie McCubbin, Chole McCubbin, Lexi Marcum, Zoe Orberson, Easton Page, and Greyson Page, all of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

One sister and two brothers:  Lisa Salem and her husband Joe of Rochester, New York; Robert Jones and his wife Lena of Florence, Kentucky; and Jimmy Jones and his wife Sue of Florida, along with several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, Mr. Jones is preceded in death by one brother, Charles Jones.

Walk through visitation is requested from 10am-2pm EST, Monday, December 28th, 2020, at the Auberry Funeral Home on Main Street in downtown Campbellsville.

Funeral services will be at 2pm EST, Monday, December 28th, 2020, at the Auberry Funeral Home on Main Street in downtown Campbellsville.

Social distancing guidelines and mask are required upon entering building.

The family has requested that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations toward the funeral expenses for Mr. Mark Jones, which can be made at Auberry Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

The staff of Auberry Funeral Home would like to thank the family for entrusting us with the care and arrangements of Mr. Mark David Jones at our funeral home.  God bless you during this difficult time.

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Nannie Maxine Tedder Knifley

Posted by on Dec 22, 2020

Nannie Maxine Tedder Knifley

Nannie Maxine Tedder Knifley, 92, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, daughter of the late Silas Tedder and Nettie (Hamm) Tedder was born in Adair County on September 27th, 1928, and departed this life on December 18th, 2020, at the Grandview Nursing and Rehab in Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Nannie professed her faith in Christ and was a member of Meadowview Baptist Church.  She was a retired Fruit of the Loom employee but being a homemaker was her passion.  Nannie enjoyed and loved to cook for her family.  Nannie loved to garden and read in her spare time.

She united in marriage to Ewing Knifley on August 28th, 1948, who preceded her in death on December 29th, 2008.

Survived by one daughter and two sons; Peggy Lawson and her husband J.C. of Campbellsville; Kelly Knifley and wife Jenny of Tennessee; and Carl Knifley and wife Cherie of Louisville.

Survived by six grandchildren:  Adam Lawson and wife Gretchen of Fort Wayne, Indiana; Andrew Knifley and wife Riley of Springfield, Tennessee; Stephanie Gibson and husband Kenton of Campbellsville; Elizabeth Cobban and husband Bryan of Louisville; Alicia Peveler and husband Tracy of Breman, Kentucky; and Tim Wilkins of Cedar Hill, Tennessee.

Survived by one sister and two brothers: Mary Ann Talbot of Indiana; Troy Tedder and wife Beverly of Indiana; and Roy Tedder and wife Laurene of Campbellsville.

Survived by three sister-in-law’s and one brother-in-law: Janet Tedder of Indiana; Gertrude Tedder of Casey Creek; Helen Knifley of Ohio; and Herman Seaborne of Indiana.

Besides her parents and her husband, Nannie was also preceded in death by six sisters and one brother.

All services will be held privately and are being held at Auberry Funeral Home and Cremation Services in downtown Campbellsville.  Bro. Evan Tedder and Bro. Brent Gupton will be officiating the service for Mrs. Nannie Maxine Tedder Knifley.

The family has requested that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Gideon Bibles which can be made at the funeral home.

Social distancing guidelines and mask are required upon entering building.

The staff of Auberry Funeral Home would like to thank the family for entrusting us with the care and arrangements of Mrs. Nannie Maxine Tedder Knifley at our funeral home.  God bless you during this difficult time.

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Joseph Thaddeus “Thad” Smith

Posted by on Dec 18, 2020

Joseph Thaddeus “Thad” Smith

Joseph Thaddeus (Thad) Smith, 88, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, son of the late Joseph Clarence Smith and Croakie Josephine Mudd was born on October 18th, 1932, in Washington County, Kentucky and departed this life on December 16th, 2020, at his home after an extended illness.

He had professed his faith in Christ and was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Campbellsville, Kentucky.  Thad served honorably in the US Army. He continued to serve and work, for several years, as a civilian Art Illustrator at Fort Knox.

He served as a member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels Association.

He owned and operated Green River Graphics, formerly Thad-Art, for over 40 years and was an avid bowler.

Mr. Smith united in marriage to Teresa Odell Smith of Campbellsville, Kentucky, on May 21st, 1960, who survives.

Survived by two sons and two daughters:  Jerome Scott Smith, Donna Maria Wolford, Joseph Dale Smith, and Mary Lynn Smith all of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Survived by seven grandchildren: Jacob Wolford, Ashley Rameriz, Joseph Smith, Cameron Turner, and Ethan Stamp all of Campbellsville, Kentucky; April McKeil of Murray, Kentucky; and Henry Smith of Lansing, Michigan.

Survived by twelve great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.

Besides his parents, Mr. Smith was preceded in death by two brothers, five sisters, and one daughter Teresa Carol Smith.

Walk through visitation is requested from 5pm-8pm EST, Sunday, December 20th, 2020, at the Auberry Funeral Home on Main Street in downtown Campbellsville.

Funeral services will be at 11am EST, Monday, December 21st, 2020, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church located at 429 North Central Ave. in Campbellsville.  Visitation will continue from 9am EST, Monday, December 21st, 2020, until the time of the service at the church.  Father Saju Vadakumpadan will be officiating the service for Mr. Joseph Thaddeus (Thad) Smith.  Burial to follow in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church Cemetery with full military honors.

Social distancing guidelines and mask are required upon entering building. 

The staff at Auberry Funeral Home would like to thank the family for entrusting us with the care and arrangements of Mr. Joseph Thaddeus (Thad) Smith at our funeral home.  God bless you during this difficult time.

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