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Ricky Claycomb, 50

Posted by on Jul 7, 2019

Ricky Claycomb of Campbellsville, the son of Thomas A. Claycomb and the late Maureen (Russell) Claycomb was born Tuesday, November 26, 1968 in Fayetteville, NC and departed this life on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at his home. He was 50 years, 7 months and 9 days of age.

He was employed by Campbellsville Memorial Gardens as a maintenance worker and was of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include his wife: Lisa (Burton) Claycomb of Campbellsville; his father: Thomas A. Claycomb and wife Darlene of Harrodsburg; a daughter: Brittany Claycomb of Campbellsville; his mother-in-law: Sue Ann Strakal of Campbellsville; and Nicole Wright and Maddox of Mt. Sherman, as well as a host of aunts, uncles, and other relatives and friends.

A graveside service for Ricky Claycomb will be conducted Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. at the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens with burial to follow. Bro. Paul Dicken officiating.

There will be no visitation prior to the service.

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society, which can be made at the funeral home.

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

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LaWanda Smith, 50

Posted by on Jul 5, 2019

Ms. LaWanda Kay Smith of Campbellsville was born on September 21, 1968 in Adair County and departed this life on Sunday, June 30, 2019 in Louisville at the Jewish Hospital. She was 50 years, 9 months, and 9 days of age. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Pleasant Run Baptist Church. She was raised by an enlisted mother and lived in several places across the globe, including three years in Germany. While there, she loved to go skiing in the winter months and bowling in the summer. When her mother was stationed at Fort Knox, she went to camp every summer – and that was the only time she spent away from family. She was a graduate of the Fort Knox High School, and worked at Adanta Tenco Development Services in Campbellsville. She loved to sing, dance, and play bingo or slot machines, and enjoyed long, relaxing walks. Ms. Smith had an affectionate heart and loved people, and was certain that everyone she met loved her in return.

She leaves to mourn her passing:

Her mother: Sylvia Young of Campbellsville,

Her father: Dennis Smith of Hazard,

Her sister: Ann White and husband Dale of Louisville,

An uncle: Doug Young of Harrodsburg,

Five aunts: Mary Williams and husband Rev. Morrisdine of Campbellsville, Jean Isaac of Florida, Roda Smith and husband Bob of Campbellsville, Denise Shavkey and husband Bill of Louisville, and Shelia Young of Campbellsville,

Nephews: Isley Harper and Tanner Harper and a host of close cousins and other relatives and friends.

LaWanda was preceded in death by one aunt: Stella Duncan.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Ms. Smith on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 12:00 noon in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Entombment will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, 3878 Old Greensburg Rd, Campbellsville, KY.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, July 5, from 5:00-8:00 PM.

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Doris Lynn Ginter, 79

Posted by on Jul 2, 2019

Mrs. Doris Lynn Ginter of Campbellsville passed peacefully from this life on Monday, July 1, 2019 at her home. Born in Lincoln County on September 8, 1939 to the late William Holman and Minnie Louise (Mason) Duncan, she was 79 years, 10 months, and 23 days of age. She was a former cafeteria worker and retired from the Taylor County School District. Mrs. Ginter had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. She was a voracious reader, often reading a novel a day, and that appetite for education helped her keep a sharp wit. Her kind and soft heart made her a favorite Granny, and she relished that role.

She leaves to cherish her memory:

Her husband of 62 years: Mr. Robert Ginter of Campbellsville,

Three sons: Brian Ginter of Franklin, Mitchell Ginter of Campbellsville, and Gregory Ginter and wife Sherry of Lexington,

Seven grandchildren: Amanda Glass, Zach Tyler Ginter, Graycin Schultz, Matana Schultz, Cody McCoy, Chris McCoy, and Cayla Norris,

Four great-grandchildren: Rachel Glass, Kaden Glass, Caroline Glass, and Lincoln Norris,

And a host of other family and friends.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Ginter on Friday, July 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Lebanon National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, July 5, from 10:00 AM until time for the service.

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Roy W. Holt, 87

Posted by on Jun 28, 2019

Mr. Roy W. Holt of the Mannsville community passed peacefully from this life on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at his home. Son of the late Charlie and Annie (Hogan) Holt, he was 87 years, 6 months, and 15 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Mannsville United Methodist Church. Mr. Holt was the owner of Holt’s Mobile Home Service, and managed its daily business affairs as long as his health allowed. He believed in serving the community and his Lord, and was a member of the Elkhorn Masonic Lodge #568 F&AM.

He leaves to cherish his memory:

His beloved wife: Mrs. Virginia (Edrington) Holt of Mannsville

Two children: Karen Bottoms and husband Allen of Campbellsville, and Wayne Holt of Bardstown,

Two grandchildren: Jenna Bottoms and Jakob Holt,

And a host of other family and friends.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Holt on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home. Bro. John Hall and Bro. Fella Wilson will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, June 28, from 6:00-9:00 PM. A Masonic service will be conducted on Friday at 7:00 PM. All Masons are asked to meet at the funeral home at 6:30.

In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to the Mannsville United Methodist Church. Those can be made in person at the funeral home.

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Allen Brown, 72

Posted by on Jun 22, 2019

Mr. Allen Brown of Campbellsville passed peacefully from this life on Friday, June 21, 2019 in Elizabethtown at the Hardin Memorial Hospital after an extended illness. Born on August 11, 1946 to the late Luther and Josie (Lee) Brown, he was 72 years, 10 months, and 10 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Mannsville Christian Church. He was a retiree, having worked at the Ingersol-Rand plant and the Fruit of the Loom factory.

Mr. Brown enjoyed being around cars. He loved watching NASCAR, and was a meticulous detailer, but he had a passion above that – UK basketball. He watched every game he possibly could, and kept up with the team activities during the offseason. Perhaps the only thing he loved more than the Wildcats was his precious wife, Mary.

Along with his companion and soulmate, Mrs. Mary Ann (Benningfield) Brown, he leaves to cherish his memory:

Four siblings: Margaret Andrews of Jamestown, Pearl Perkins of Greensburg, Ruby Wright and husband Tommy of Campbellsville, and Tommie Brown of Richmond,

Special friends: Kim Osbourn, and Ashley & Dell Gribbins, all of Campbellsville,

And a host of extended family and friends.

He was also preceded in death by six siblings: Willie Lee, James Brown, Elmer Brown, Ernest Brown, Frank Brown, and Flora Mae Westmoreland.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Brown on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM EST (10:00 AM CST) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. David Brown will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Our Lady of the Hills Catholic Church Cemetery, 9259 Old Lebanon Rd, Campbellsville, KY.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, June 23, from 4:00-8:00 PM EST (3:00-7:00 PM CST).

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