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Norman Watson, 63

Posted by on Sep 22, 2018

Norman Douglas Watson, the son of Margaret (Herron) Fawcett of Campbellsville and the late Raymond Douglas Watson, was born Tuesday, January 11, 1955 in Campbellsville and departed this life on Thursday, September 20, 2018 in Lebanon at the Springview Hospital.
He was 63 years, 8 months and 10 days of age.
He had made a profession of Faith in Christ and was of the Baptist Faith. He was an automobile mechanic by trade and enjoyed going to Peddlers Mall and Dirt Track Racing, but most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a sister: Janet Pickett.
Norman is survived by his mother: Margaret (Herron) Fawcett of Campbellsville; a daughter: Tiffany Bright and fiance’ Cory Smith of Lebanon; a sister: Lisa Tucker and husband Tony of Campbellsville; his longtime companion: Fran Bright of Lebanon; two grandchildren: Kenden Lee Bright and Easton Cole Smith and a host of other relatives and friends.
The funeral service for Norman Douglas Watson will be Monday, September 24, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville with burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. Bro. Jason Keltner will be officiating.
Family requests visitation from 5-8 P.M. on Sunday at the funeral home.

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Carroll Rafferty, 75

Posted by on Sep 20, 2018

Mr. Carroll Rafferty, the son of the late Benjamin Anderson and Mary Helen (Whited) Rafferty, was born Friday, June 25, 1943 in Taylor County and departed this life on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at his home in the Black Gnat Community of Taylor County. He was 75 years, 2 months and 26 days of age.
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville Baptist Temple.
He was a former owner and operator of Sunoco and Texaco gas stations in Taylor County which offered 24 hr wrecker service and later became a security guard with Taylor Regional Hospital.
Carroll enjoyed watching western movies and the news channel, but raising animals, especially his goats was his primary enjoyment until his health would not allow him.
He leaves to mourn his death: Survivors include his wife: Bettye Underwood Rafferty of Campbellsville; two daughters: Sherry Rafferty-Browning and husband Brian of Lebanon, Amanda Hall and husband Richard of Campbellsville; a son: Jeff Rafferty and companion Sue Sluder of Campbellsville; four step-children: Martina Marshall of Campbellsville, Paula Dytzel and husband Eric of Nashville, Joseph Brown and wife Anita of Illinois and Monica Levi and companion Ron Levi of California; three sisters: Mary Nell Cox, Juanita Ford and husband Donald and Linda Winfrey all of Campbellsville.
Also eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, nine step-grandchildren, two step-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister: Barbara Fitzgerald.
The funeral service for Mr. Carroll Rafferty will be Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with entombment in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum with Dr. Brian Rafferty and Bro. Jim Durham officiating.
Family requests visitation from 5-8 P.M. Friday at the funeral home.

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Lucy Petkus, 80

Posted by on Sep 18, 2018

Mrs. Lucile Ruth (Kennedy) Petkus of the Casey Creek area passed from this life on Sunday, September 16, 2018 in Campbellsville. Born in Orleans County, New York on September 6, 1938 to the late Raymond and Arvilla (Williams) Kennedy, she was 80 years and 10 days of age. She professed faith in Christ and was of the Catholic faith. Mrs. Petkus, or Lucy, as she was affectionately known, was married to Mr. James Petkus, who survives. She loved her family and raising a garden, and her tradition of decorating her home for every holiday will continue in her honor.
She leaves to cherish her memory:
Her husband of 34 years: James Petkus,
Six children: William “Billy” Kingdollar and wife Michelle of Casey Creek, David Kingdollar and wife Sherry of New York, Larry Kingdollar and wife Polly of New York, Jim Petkus of Washington, Charles Petkus and wife Sherry of New York, and Christine Goldstine of South Carolina,
A sister: Betty Kemp and husband Jack of New York,
Nine grandchildren,
Two special friends: Allenne Eastridge and Barbara Eastridge,
A sister-in-law: Geneva Kennedy of North Carolina,
And a host of great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, and other family and friends.
She was also preceded in death by two children, Kim Kingdollar and Theresa Kingdollar, and four brothers, James “Jim” Kennedy, George Kennedy and wife Dorothy, Richard “Dick” Kennedy, and Thomas Kennedy and wife Grace.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Petkus on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 6:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, Sep. 19, from 2:00 PM until time for the service.
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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Donald Waymon, 82

Posted by on Sep 18, 2018

Mr. Donald Doyle Waymon of Campbellsville, son of the late Haddie Dale Ray Denny, was born on July 24, 1936. He passed from this life on Monday, September 17, 2018 at his home, being 82 years, 1 month, and 24 days of age. Mr. Waymon loved working and staying busy, and was a retiree of Lebanon Oak Flooring. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Victory Church. He enjoyed living life, and took pleasure in playing with his dogs, and repairing lawn mowers and mowing yards.

He leaves to mourn his passing:

His wife: Teresa Waymon,

Two daughters: Beverly Lacefield and companion Tommy Houk of Elizabethtown, and Judy Simpson of Campbellsville,

Three siblings: Alma Ford and husband Conrad of Campbellsville, Stella Lynch of Indianapolis, and Junior Waymon of Campbellsville,

Six grandchildren: Paige Lacefield, Trenton Waymon, Josh Simpson, Justin Simpson, Bessie Wethington, and April Smith and husband Gary,

Five great-grandchildren,

And a host of other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by three children, Doyle Eugene Waymon, Joseph Garnett Waymon, and Richard DeWayne Waymon; six siblings, Harold Waymon, Joe Waymon, Charles Waymon, Edgar Waymon, Vernon Waymon, and Selma Miller; and two grandchildren, David Joe Kerr, and Samantha Jo Simpson.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Waymon on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 10:00 AM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Keith Fields will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Elliot Cemetery on Speck Ridge Rd.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, September 18, from 5:00-8:00 PM.

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Wilson Skaggs, 77

Posted by on Sep 12, 2018

Mr. William Wilson Skaggs of the Knifley community passed from this life on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at the Taylor Regional Hospital after an extended illness. Born on December 29, 1940 to the late William Edgar and Ruby Lee (Sanders) Skaggs, he was 77 years, 8 months, and 13 days of age. Mr. Skaggs professed faith in Christ and was a faithful member of the Whites Ridge Baptist Church. He was a retired employee of the Parker-Kalon factory in Campbellsville, wher he had worked for 34 years. He also enjoyed working outside, spending time with his family, and raising a garden and ten acres of tobacco.

He leaves to mourn his passing:

His wife: Regina (Perkins) Skaggs,

Two sons: Ron Skaggs and wife Monika of Jeffersonville, IN, and William Anthony Skaggs of Campbellsville,

One sister: Judy Wumser of Campbellsville,

Three grandchildren: Lisa Stumler and husband Evan of Jeffersonville, IN, Anna Skaggs of Jeffersonville, IN, and Holly Marie Brockman of Casey County,

One great-grandchild,

And a host of other family and close friends.

He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Patricia Gaw.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Skaggs on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Dickie Rodgers will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, September 14, from 5:00-8:00.

Preston Forrest, Matt Forrest, Darrell Sherrell, Danny Newton, Bill Epperson, and Johnie Parker will serve as pallbearers.

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