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William W. Long, Sr. of Campbellsville, Kentucky, son of the late William Long and Mary Wolfe Peters, was born August 10, 1925 in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. He departed this life on Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee after an extended illness. He was 92 years of age.
Mr. Long was a World War II Veteran and was honorably discharged after two years in the Navy. He graduated from the University of Kentucky with an Engineering Decree. As a young man, Mr. Long united in marriage to Marcella Whitlock who preceded him in death September 12, 2009. Mr. Long was the owner of W. W. Long Oil Company in Campbellsville, Kentucky from 1968 until he retired.
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church.
He leaves to mourn his passing six children: Bill Long and wife, Donna Davenport Long of Campbellsville, Anne Roddick of Brentwood, Tennessee, Marci Long of Chattanooga, Tennessee, Jane McKinley and husband, Jeff of Ooltewah, Tennessee, Alice Carnes and husband, Kevin of Louisville and Martha Cox and husband, John of Franklin, Tennessee; four brothers, one sister, fifteen grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and a host of other family and friends, including all the neighbors in Johnsport Subdivision.
He was also preceded in death by his son-in-law, Mike Roddock.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL MASS: 11:00 A.M., Monday, January 29, 2018 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Campbellsville by Rev. Fr. Saju Vadakumpadan
BURIAL: Lebanon National Cemetery with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard
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Evelyn Pike of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Russell Williams and Nancy Hoskins Williams, was born October 3, 1922, in Harlan County, Kentucky. She died at 11:43 P.M., Sunday, January 21, 2018 in Louisville. Age: 95
Evelyn professed faith in Christ and was a dedicated member of Green River Memorial Baptist Church where she spent years as the pianist. During her time teaching Sunday School there, she led many children to the Lord.
She was a much admired secretary at Campbellsville Industries for many years.
She united in marriage to Coy Pike August 23, 1941 and he preceded her in death May 4, 1994.
She is survived by two granddaughters: Sherry Willis and husband, Scott of Aberdeen, North Carolina and Lisa Cox of Louisville; two great-grandsons: Josh Rose and wife, Lauren of Versailles and Brandon Read of Bowling Green; two brothers: Paul Williams and wife, Pat and Barry Williams and wife Carolyn; her adopted family: Jan Hayes, Joyce Wilson and Dean and Juanita Antle and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Teresa Roberts October 23, 2012 and one brother and one sister: Edward Williams and Jeanette Walker.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Tuesday and 7:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Wednesday at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2: 00 P.M., Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Green River Memorial Baptist Church in Campbellsville by Rev. Don Gowin, Rev. A. Landon Hadley and Rev. Jamie Bennett
BURIAL: Green River Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery
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Barbee Skaggs of Campbellsville, son of the late Ezra Lee Skaggs and Lillie Bea Sullivan Skaggs, was born April 4, 1929 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 12:50 A.M., Sunday, January 21, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 88
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville First Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
He was a veteran, having served his country honorably in the United States Navy.
He retired as produce manager at Kroger after some forty-two years of service.
Barbee was a friendly, outgoing person who enjoyed cutting up with people and known as never meeting a stranger. A favorite activity after retiring was mowing his field on his riding lawn mower where he enjoyed comfort and peace being outdoors.
He united in marriage to Rosa Richardson, June 2, 1951.
Besides his wife, Rosa Skaggs of Campbellsville, he is survived by one son and two daughters: Steve Skaggs and wife, Karen, Sharon Wood and husband, George and Debbie Skaggs of Campbellsville; three grandchildren: Tim Wood and wife, Sarah, Jessica Lawson and husband, Jeremy and Kelly Lobb of Campbellsville; three great-grandchildren: Alexis Lobb, Ashley Lobb and Samantha Wilhoit; two brothers-in-law: Charlie Richardson and wife, Phyllis of Campbellsville and Jimmy Richardson and wife, Carlotta of Lebanon; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Ethel Shofner and two brothers in infancy, Vernon and Lonza Skaggs.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by by Rev. John Butler
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
Linda Kay Stiles of Campbellsville, daughter of the late R. D. Stiles and Dalena Mae Peters Stiles, was born January 22, 1944, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 5:52 A.M., Tuesday, January 16, 2018 in Liberty. Age: 73
She professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.
Linda was a former assistant manager of the Gibson’s Department Store in Campbellsville.
She loved her fur babies and had rescued several cats and dogs.
She is survived one brother and one sister: Roger Stiles and wife, Connie and Debbie Stiles of Campbellsville; one niece, Tiffany Lyons and husband, Adam of Fulton; one great-niece and one great-nephew, Campbell Lyons and Quinn Lyons of Fulton; two aunts: Frances Peters and Nancy Stiles of Campbellsville; several cousins including Shirley Bright, Ralph Barnett, Rodney Stiles, Donna Farmer, Lisa Peters, Terry Peters, Chris Farmer, Jason Farmer and Jared Bright and many other relatives and friends.
VISITATION: 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M., Monday, January 22, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Monday, January 22, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. Ray Roberts
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
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Daryl Dearen of Campbellsville, son of George Dearen and the late Joyce Adams Dearen, was born November 1, 1960, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 11:00 A.M., Monday, January 15, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 57
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Bethel First Presbyterian Church.
Daryl was born and raised on the family farm and continued farming with his father, George.
He is survived by his father, George Dearen and friend, Tibby Altman of Campbellsville; one sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and Michael Morrison of Paris, Kentucky; two nephews: Zane Michael Morrison and wife, Genee of Santa Cruz, California and Zachary Todd Morrison and wife, Susan of Cincinnati, Ohio; one great-niece, Georgia Rose Morrison; and many other relatives and friends.
VISITATION: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon, Friday, January 19, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 12:00 Noon, Friday, January 19, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Charlie Taylor
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME