Joe Beard

Posted by on May 24, 2022

Joe Beard of Campbellsville, son of Delious and Margarett Beard, was born August 3, 1940 in Taylor County, Kentucky.  He died at 2:38 P.M., Saturday, May 21, 2022 in Campbellsville.  Age:  81

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Elkhorn Baptist Church.

Joe was a lifelong farmer. He loved his Lord and family and was a people person. He also enjoyed pulling tractors.

He united in marriage to Mildred Gaines March 1, 1982.

Besides his wife, Mildred Beard of Campbellsville, Joe is survived by one son and three daughters:  Robbie Beard and wife, Vera, Cheri Parke and Bobbi Lynn Faulkner and husband, Dean of Campbellsville and Alison Starcher and husband, Jeremy of Florence; a bonus son, Jeremy Hogan of Texas; eleven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren;

one sister, Patti Benningfield and husband, Roger of Campbellsville; one brother-in-law, George Gupton of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Joe was also preceded in death by a sister, Carolyn B. Gupton.

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VISITATION:  5:00- 8:00 P.M. Thursday, May 26, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE:  11:00 A.M., Friday, May 27, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. Brian Rafferty, John Gaines and Bro. Marvin Janes

BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

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Mark Pike

Posted by on May 22, 2022

 

Mark Pike of Campbellsville, son of Edward Pike and the late Carolyn Gabehart Dicken, was born June 5, 1962 in Taylor County, Kentucky.  He died at Friday, May 20, 2022 in Campbellsville.  Age:  59

Mark was a lieutenant at the Taylor County Detention Center having worked there since it opened in 2008.

He was a sports enthusiast; his favorite teams were the St. Louis Cardinals, Pittsburgh Steelers and the Houston Astros. He loved sitting in his favorite chair with his constant companion, Calleigh.

He united in marriage to Maria Melton June 14, 1997.

Besides his wife, Maria Pike of Campbellsville, Mark is survived by one son, Andrew Pike of Campbellsville; his father, Edward Pike of Campbellsville; one sister, Kimberly Stillwell and husband, Raymond of Mt. Sherman; one brother, Rongie Dicken and wife, Nicole of Campbellsville; his mother-in-law, Lois Melton; two brothers-in-law: Chuck Melton and wife, Sharon and Mike Melton and wife, Catherine of Campbellsville;

Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

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VISITATION:  4:00 P.M.- 8:00 P.M., Monday, May 23, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE:  11:00A.M., Tuesday, May24, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Jay Barnett and Bro. Godfrey Jackson

BURIAL:  Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO THE COLLEGE FUND FOR ANDREW PIKE AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Charles E. “Chick” Graham

Posted by on May 19, 2022

Charles E. “Chick” Graham of Campbellsville, son of the late Clarence Graham and Lizzie Richerson Graham, was born November 12, 1926 in Taylor County, Kentucky.  He died at 11:33 P.M., Tuesday, May 17, 2022 in Campbellsville.  Age:  95

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of South Campbellsville Baptist Church.

He served his country honorably in the United States Army.

He was the owner and operator of Graham’s Grocery for twenty-three years and was a retired employee of the United States Post Office after twenty-three years of service.

He united in marriage to Peggy Newton September 24, 1949.

Besides his wife, Peggy Graham of Campbellsville, he is survived by a sister, Mildred Ann Pierce; two nephews:  Jonathan Pierce of Nicholasville and Jason Pierce of Johnson City, Tennessee; special friends:  Peggy and Mike Ware, Gayle and Greg Whitley, Peggy and J. C. Lawson and Shirley and Allen Young of Campbellsville and many other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by a brother, Merlin Graham.

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VISITATION:  6:00 – 8:00 P.M., Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE:  2:00 P.M., Sunday, May 22, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Jim Durham      and Bro. Tim Coghill

BURIAL:  Brookside Cemetery

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO HOSPARUS OF GREEN RIVER OR GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Stacy Renee Ford

Posted by on May 15, 2022

Stacy Renee Ford of Louisville, formerly of Campbellsville, daughter of Judith Ann Humphress Ford and the late Randy Ford, was born April 28, 1977, in Taylor County, Kentucky.  She died Monday, May 9, 2022 in Campbellsville.   Age:  45

She was an employee of Kaelin’s Restaurant.

Stacy is survived by two daughters:  Kailey Witham and Lillian Abigail Witham;  her mother, Judy Ford of Campbellsville; one granddaughter, Braelyn McVay; one brother and one sister:  Chad Ford and husband, Adam Evans and Leigh Hays and husband, Dr. Phil Hays; Grandparents, Leonard “Starchy” Ford and wife, Sue; Special Aunt, Cathy Newton and husband, Jeff; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

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All services were held privately and conducted by Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

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Geraldine Cox

Posted by on May 13, 2022

Geraldine Cox of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Clarence “Jake” Gaddis and Gracie Ann Cox Gaddis, was born June 19, 1939, in Taylor County, Kentucky.  She died at 7:40 A.M., Friday, May 13, 2022 in Louisville.   Age: 82

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Stoner Creek United Methodist Church.

Geraldine was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville after 39 years of service.

She united in marriage to James Cox on July 11, 1987.

Geraldine loved her family, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren and was a great cook.

Geraldine was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Corbin, on November 12, 2019, and a brother, Herald Gaddis.

Besides her husband, James Cox of Campbellsville, she is survived by two grandchildren:  Trista Corbin Moss and husband, Ryan, of Bardstown, and Thomas “Blake” Corbin and wife, Jamie of Elk Horn; four great-grandchildren:  Cora Moss, Aria Corbin, Lincoln Corbin and Lilly Moss; two brothers:  A.D. Gaddis and wife, JoAnn,  and Paul Gaddis and wife, Donna of Campbellsville; one sister-in-law, Ann Gaddis of Campbellsville, a son-in-law, Tommy Corbin of Campbellsville, a step-daughter, Lisa McFall of Campbellsville, two step-grandchildren, two step great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

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VISITATION:  11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M., Monday, May 16, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE:   1:00 P.M., Monday, May 16, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. John Hall

BURIAL:  Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO STONER CREEK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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