Wanda Mae Pierce, 83

Posted by on Jan 15, 2022

Wanda Mae Pierce, the daughter of the late Clifton and Fairy (McDowell) Shanks, was born April 21, 1938 in Central City, KY and departed this life on Saturday, January 15, 2022 in at the Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab. She was 83 years of age.
She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the St. Mark United Methodist Church and a forty three year employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville and later worked at the former Medco Nursing Home.
She enjoyed reading, sewing, cooking, working puzzles and bowling.
Wanda united in marriage to Ellis David Pierce, who preceded her in death on July 1, 1987.
Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister: Glenna Faye Shanks as an infant and a brother: Ronnie Shanks; a son-in-law: Donnie Warren and a daughter-in-law: Tammy Pierce.
Survivors include: three daughters and a son: Vanessa Warren, Vonda Reynolds and husband Todd, Vickie Harmon and husband Jody all of Campbellsville and David Pierce and wife Rebecca of Arkansas; two sisters: Betty Jones of Florida, Robbie “Sissy” Grounds and husband J.D. of Texas; two brothers: Jerry Shanks of Hazard and Bobby Shanks and wife Sammie of Tennessee; nine grandchildren: Nathan (Beth) Cox, Josh Warren, Jordan (Melissa) Reynolds, Megan (Alan) Bailey, Kelli Pierce, Spencer (Layeisha) Pierce, Gracie Pierce, Madison Harmon and Sawyer Harmon; six great-grandchildren: Haylee, Esdon, Emery, Claire, Tatum and Brady; a brother-in-law: Pete Pierce and wife Sue of Campbellsville and a host of other relatives and friends.

The funeral service for Wanda Mae Pierce will be Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Griffin Cemetery.

Visitation after 11:00 A.M. Tuesday until time for the service.

Memorials are suggested to the St. Mark United Methodist Church and can be made at the funeral home.

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Joseph “Billy” Goodin, 80

Posted by on Jan 14, 2022

Joseph W. “Billy” Goodin of Campbellsville, the son of the late Elmer and Minnie (Farmer) Goodin, was born January 28, 1941 in Taylor County and departed this life Wednesday, January 12, 2022 in Campbellsville at the Grandview Nursing and Rehab. He was 80 years of age.

He was a retired employee of General Electric, a farmer and was of the Catholic Faith.

Billy enjoyed camping, boating and watching his TV programs.

He is survived by his wife: Carolyn (Yates) Goodin; a daughter: Vicki Smith and husband Steve; a son: Gary Goodin and wife Brenda all of Campbellsville; a grandson: Kara Sue Bridgewater and husband Cedric of Campbellsville; two great-grandchildren: Cashton Yocum and Cambrynn Bridgewater and a host of other relatives and friends.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death nine siblings.

Services for Joseph W. “Billy” Goodin will be private with burial to follow in the Our Lady of the Hills Catholic Church Cemetery.

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

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Patsy Barnett, 74

Posted by on Jan 11, 2022

Mrs. Patsy Ann (Cox) Barnett of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Ethil (Bland) and Clemmie Cox, Sr., passed from this life on Sunday, January 9, 2022 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville. Born on October 27, 1947 she was 74 years, 2 months, and 13 days of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended God’s Grace Church. Mrs. Barnett was a homemaker, and the cherished wife of Mr. Thomas Lewis Barnett, with whom she shared 57 years of marriage.
She leaves to cherish her memory:
Her husband: Thomas Lewis Barnett,
Two children: Stephanie Wingler and husband Anthony of Alabama, and Melissa Followell of Elizabethtown,
Four grandchildren: Brandon Wingler and wife Rachel, Kristen Stanley, Tyler Followell, and Samantha Followell,
Five great-grandchildren,
And a host of other family and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Clemmie Cox, Jr.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Barnett on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 1:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. She will be laid to rest in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, January 12, after 10:00 AM until time for the service.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to Gideon Bibles. Those can be in person at the funeral home, or over the phone by calling 270-465-5151.

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Michael Burress, 38

Posted by on Jan 8, 2022

Mr. Michael Lynn Burress of Lexington, formerly of Campbellsville, passed from this life on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at his home. Born in Taylor County on March 26, 1983 to Karen (Cox) and the late Stevie Michael Burress, he was 38 years of age. Mr. Burress was a former welder for Portland Forge in Lebanon. He was a cherished son, brother, and uncle, and will be missed by many.

He leaves to mourn his passing:

His mother: Karen Humphress of Elk Horn,

Two siblings: Eric Humphress and Brook Bell and husband Levi, all of Campbellsville,

Niece and nephew: Maxton Down and Aspen Bell,

Grandparents: Rose and Jerry Cox of Speck Ridge,

His stepfather: Keith Humphress and wife Jane of Campbellsville,

And a host of other family and friends.

The family chose cremation. All services were performed privately. Rev. Jim Murphy officiated.

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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Margaret LaPradd, 79

Posted by on Jan 7, 2022

Margaret Ann (Jones) Lapradd, the daughter of the late Roy and Ida Faye Jones, was born January 31, 1942 in West Virginia and departed this life on January, 5, 2022 in Greensburg at the Green Hill Manor. She was 79 years of age.

She was a homemaker and was of the Church of God Faith.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two daughters: JoAnn LaPradd and Deena Richerson and five brothers: Johnny, Bobby, Lester, Lloyd and Jack Jones and a sister: Juanita Lee.

Survivors include four children: Sandra Benton and husband Kenny, Debra Wheeler and husband Steven and Cynthia Wheeler and husband Larry, all of Campbellsville and Steve LaPradd and wife Jennifer of Munfordville; two brothers and a sister: Charlie Jones and wife Cheryl of Ohio and Tim Jones and wife Kelly all of Campbellsville and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.

Family requests visitation from 12-1 PM on Monday, January 10, 2022 at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home followed by a PRIVATE service.

Interment will be in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

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