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Hazel Warren

Posted by on Jan 18, 2020

Hazel Warren of Greensburg, daughter of the late Walter Earnest Underwood and Lily Erma Shofner was born July 9, 1944 in Green County, Kentucky. She died at 11:50 P.M. Thursday, January 16, 2020 in Louisville. Age: 75
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Poplar Grove Methodist Church.
Hazel was known for loving to be around her family.
She united in marriage to Stoy Warren November 30, 1963. He preceded her in death January 27, 2017.
She is survived by two daughters and two sons: Glenda Warren and
Margie (Troy) Walker of Greensburg, Eli (Kristy Parsons) Warren of Buffalo and Doug Warren of Campbellsville; six grandchildren: Casey (Jonathan) Milby, Natasha Walker, Shauna (Nathan) Arps and Evan Walker of Greensburg, Brandi (Andrew) Bowen of Magnolia and Abigail Warren of Hodgenville; four great-grandchildren: Ariel Underwood, Gertie Milby, Layla Milby, and Ellie Bowen; one brother, Walter Underwood Jr. and one sister, Mary Warren; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers: Katie Brown, William “Bill” Underwood and Fred Underwood.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Sunday
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Monday, January 20, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Elbert Hadley
BURIAL: Poplar Grove Cemetery

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Lou Belle Veatch, 82

Posted by on Jan 18, 2020

Lou Bell (York) Dyer Veatch, the daughter of the late Elmer and Iva (Morrison) York, was born January 16, 1938 in Cumberland County, KY and departed this life on Friday, January 17, 2020 in Campbellsville at the Taylor Regional Hospital. She was 82 years of age.
She was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom having worked for over 34 years and retired from Taylor Regional Hospital after 20 year of service and was of the Baptist Faith.
She is survived by a daughter: Patricia Dyer Bell and companion John Pelcher II of Campbellsville; a sister: Betty Jo Wheatley and husband Henry of Campbellsville; two grandchildren: Jeffrey Dyer and wife Stephanie and John Pelcher III of Campbellsville; two great-grandchildren: Braydan and Wayne Dyer; two step-great grandchildren: Thomas and Benjamin McMahan; a special niece: Shannon Taylor of Campbellsville, special great-niece: Madison Ferrie of Campbellsville and a host of other nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Beside her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers: Donell, Odell, Roy and Jerry York.
The funeral service for Lou Belle Veatch will be conducted Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. Bro. Ronnie Dooley will be officiating.
Family requests visitation of Monday from 5-8 P.M. at the funeral home.
Serving as pallbearers are Timmy, Greg, Terry, Stacy, Jeffrey, Stevie and Donnie York and Kyle Coffey.

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Joyce Blevins Salmon

Posted by on Jan 17, 2020

Joyce Blevins Salmon, daughter of the late John (Bill) Will Blevins and Bertha Alexander Rucker Blevins, was born November 18, 1938 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 9:34 P.M., Wednesday, January 15, 2020 in Louisville. Age: 81
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church.
Joyce was a retired warehouse manager at Behr’s Clothing Store in Louisville.
She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of American Legion Post 82.
Joyce was a loving mother and grandmother and was a bit of a fashionista. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and eating good food.
She united in marriage to J. P. Salmon November 26, 1954 and he preceded her in death November 18, 2008.
Joyce is survived by two daughters: Debi Ballard (John) of Louisville and Dede Shafar (Fred) of Fisherville; six grandchildren: John Parks Ballard, Richard Ballard, Brooke Shafar, Payton Parrish (Alex), Gabi Nauert (Jared) of Louisville and Taylor Ballard (Lindsley) of Washington, D.C. ; one great-grandson, Brayden Nauert; one sister-in-law, Brenda Blevins of Campbellsville; one brother-in-law, Maynard Miller of Versailles; one niece and three nephews: Karen Sue Basden of Amarillo, Texas, Stewart Miller (Carol) of Evanston, Illinois, Mark Miller (Kathy) of New Port News, Virginia and Kent and Libby Miller of Versailles; three great-nieces and one great nephew: Violet Marotta (Mickey), Katy Miller, Aly Burchett (Woody) and Miles Miller (Mallory); special long time friends: Sue Sweeney and Beverly Kindrick; special cousins: Ruthie Mardis of Campbellsville and Corinne Holcombe (Bill) of Florida; special friends: Patti Brown and Marilyn Lewis and many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by one brother, Billy Frank Blevins and one sister-in-law, Aleene Miller
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VISITATION: 6:00-8:00 P.M., Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. Dave Walters

BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO AMERICAN LEGION POST 82 LADIES AUXILLARY OR HOSPARUS OF LOUISVILLE AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RASMEY FUNERAL HOME

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Thomas “Tommy” Carter, 79

Posted by on Jan 15, 2020

Thomas Alfred ‘Tommy” Carter of Hodgenville, the son of the late Sidney L. and Lura Ethel (Atwell) Carter was born July 21, 1940 in Green County, KY and departed this life on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, in Elizabethtown at the Elizabethtown Nursing and Rehab.

He was 79 years of age.

He was a farmer and was of the Baptist Faith.

He enjoyed watching the UK Wildcats and when his health allowed him, he liked hunting, fishing, dancing and long walks with his wife and listening to gospel and country music.

He is survived by his wife: Mary “Joanie” (Vires) Carter of Hodgenville; three step-children: Troy Heady of Hodgenville, Angie Clough and husband Marty of Paris, KY and Jessica Ramirez of Monticello; his brothers and sister: James Carter and wife Nancy, Freddy Carter and Robert Peace all of Hodgenville, James Peace, Jr and wife Darlene of Elizabethtown and Shirley Warren and husband Mitchell of Louisville; four step-grandchildren, two step- great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by seven brothers and sisters: Hugh Carter, Janet Martin Edwards, Jerry W. Peace, Betty Page and three as infants and one deceased step grandchild.

The funeral service for Tommy Carter will be Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville with burial to follow in the Old Mt. Sherman Cemetery in Mt. Sherman.

Visitation after 10 AM on Saturday until time for the service.

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Juanita Claywell

Posted by on Jan 15, 2020

Juanita Claywell, daughter of the late William Lewis Payton and Loretta Herron Payton, was born September 27, 1926 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 8:45 P.M., Tuesday, January 14, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age: 93
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Lowell Avenue Baptist Church.
She was a retired employee of Taylor Regional Hospital.
She enjoyed quilting and crocheting. Doing crosswords and watching ballgames were favorite past times to relax.
Juanita is survived by two sons and three daughters: Ronnie Claywell, Gary Claywell and wife, Helen, Diane Bradshaw and Barbara Witham and husband, Dale of Campbellsville and Vonita Burton and husband, James of Columbia; seven grandchildren: Michelle Gaines, Amanda Long and husband, Greg, April Brewer, Brandy Miles and husband, Jason, Brandon Claywell and wife, Brittany and Shawn Claywell of Campbellsville and Rodney Bradshaw of Somerset; three step-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; one brother, Lewis Payton of Florida; one niece, Carolyn Vanover and husband, Danny; one nephew, Dallas M. Payton; two great-nieces: Tracy Fisher and Ashley Vanover; two great-nephews: Matt Payton and Chad Payton and many other relatives and friends.
Juanita was also preceded in death by two brothers and one sister: Edward Payton,
Dallas Payton and Jean Clark; one granddaughter, Crystal Clements and one great-granddaughter, Kaitlyn Gaines.
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VISITATON: 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.m., Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. Jeff Newton
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

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Mark Polston, 58

Posted by on Jan 15, 2020

Mark Polston, the son of Eleanor (Bean) Polston and the late Lloyd Polston, was born December 22, 1961 in Clinton County, KY and departed this life on Sunday, January 12, 2020 in Campbellsville at his home. He was 58 years of age.

He was a former drywall installer and was of the Christian Faith.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching the UK Wildcats and spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by his mother: Eleanor (Bean) Polston of Knifley; his wife: Angie (Warren) Polston of Elk Horn; two children: Mark Tyler Polston of Louisville and Madison Grace Polston of Elk Horn; a sister: Shelia Warren and husband Tim of Knifley; three brothers: Phillip Smith and wife Justine and Ben Polston and wife Amanda all of Indiana, Tim Polston and wife Tammy of Knifley and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Besides his father he was preceded in death by a daughter: Laura Elizabeth Polston.

The funeral service for Mark Polston will be Friday, January 17, 2020 at 3:00 P.M. (2:00 P.M. CST) at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville with burial to follow in the Robinson Chapel Cemetery at Knifley.

Family requests visitation Friday after 11:00 A.M. (10 AM CST) until time for service at the funeral home.

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Gusta Brown Garrett

Posted by on Jan 15, 2020

Gusta Brown Garrett, daughter of the late Ray Cox and Nora Mae Hughes Cox, was born February 27, 1932 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 11:35 A.M., Monday, January 13, 2020 in Louisville. Age: 87
She professed faith in Christ and attended Campbellsville Baptist Temple.
She was a retired employee of Fruit of The Loom.
Gusta was a loving mother and grandmother who liked to stay active and productive and could always be found sewing, working in her yard, gardening or canning food.
She united in marriage to Garnie Garrett, December 26, 1980 and he preceded her in death July 4, 1989.
She is survived by two daughters: Donna Lile and husband, Ricky of Campbellsville and Kathy Wiser and husband, Ray of Bradfordsville; three grandchildren: Jennifer Browning and fiancé, Milton Hammons of Burgin, Brandy Chelf and husband, Scott and Brent Lile and wife, Jessica of Campbellsville; seven great-grandchildren: Clay Rodgers, Landon Browning, Noah Chelf, Evelyn Chelf, Scotty Chelf, Ashton Chelf and Owen Lile; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Gusta was also preceded in death by one granddaughter, Tammy Wiser April 27, 1992 and six brothers and three sisters: Aaron Cox, Roy Cox, Ed Cox, Coy Cox, Howard Cox, Andy Cox, Vernith Parrish, Ida Bell Wilson and Elizabeth Cox.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Friday, January 17, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Pastor Jase Divens
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery

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Walter H. “Perk” Perkins

Posted by on Jan 14, 2020

Walter H. “Perk” Perkins, son of the late Walter Perkins and Mae Logan Perkins, was born October 16, 1933 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 9:22 P.M., Monday, January 13, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age: 86
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Robinson Creek Baptist Church.
He served his country honorably in the United States Army.
Walter was a retired employee of Atmos Energy after forty years of service.
Margaret recalled never hearing Walter say, “wish I didn’t have to work today”. That is how much he truly enjoyed being around people. He was known as a “Mr. Fix It” and was the rock of the family. He also loved to camp and just enjoyed life.
Walter united in marriage to Margaret Durham January 12, 1962.
Besides his wife, Margaret Durham Perkins of Campbellsville, he is survived by
one son and two daughters: Steve Parker and Shari Walters and Timmy Nicholas of Campbellsville and Shanna Smith of Chattanooga, Tennessee; six grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; one sister, Agnes Rainwater of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Walter was also preceded in death by two brothers: Ellis Perkins and Ralph Perkins in infancy.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Friday, January 17, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Jim Collison, III and Rev. Leo Curry
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard

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Dr. Robert Lee “Bob” Doty

Posted by on Jan 13, 2020

Dr. Robert Lee “Bob” Doty of Campbellsville, son of the late Robert Lee Doty, Sr. and Eddie Broaddus Doty, was born May 19, 1935 in Garrard County, Kentucky. He died at 11:35 A.M., Wednesday, January 8, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age: 84
He was an active member of his Sunday school class at Campbellsville Baptist Church and previously served as minister for a Baptist congregation in southern Illinois. He participated in many evangelical and medical mission trips to various countries, and he was a significant contributor to a church in Bolivia.
He served his country honorably in the United States Army.
Most of Dr. Doty’s life was devoted to education. He earned an Associate of Science degree from Henry Ford Community College in Michigan, a Bachelor of Arts degree from Georgetown College where he later served on the Georgetown College Board of Trustees and was inducted into Georgetown College’s Hall of Fame, a Bachelor of Divinity from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, a Masters of Art in English Literature and a doctorate in Victorian literature from the University of Kentucky. He served one year as Scholar for Kentucky Humanities Council. He has received many honors for his dedication to education and service to his community such as being named Campbellsville Business and Professional Women’s Club Man of the Year, the Campbellsville-Taylor County Chamber Man of the Year, the Campbellsville University Academic Excellence Award and professor emeritus status at Campbellsville University. Dr. Doty retired from Campbellsville University as an English professor.
As an Eagle Scout, Dr. Doty received national recognition from the Boy Scouts of America for his dedication in assisting other young men in achieving their Eagle Scout status. He was introduced to photography by his high school principal and from that grew a passion for nature and architecture that was evident in every shot he took during his many travels. Dr. Doty was also an avid fisherman who spent one week, every year, for thirty-eight years in Canada on an extreme camping and fishing trip with friends.
Dr. Doty is survived by his sister, Jewell Newton of Irvine, Kentucky; many nieces and nephews; several great-nieces and great-nephews; fourteen great-great nieces and great-great nephews; respected colleagues and cherished friends.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister: Charles Doty, James Doty and Margaret West.
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Campbellsville, Kentucky Service Information:

VISITATION: 4:00-8:00 P.M., January 17, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. Greg Mobley

Irvine, Kentucky Service Information:

VISITATION: 1:00-3:00 P.M., Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Warren F. Toler Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 3:00 P.M., Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Warren F. Toler Funeral Home with burial in Irvine, Kentucky

Dr. Doty supported many organizations. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Dr. Doty’s memory to the Baptist Seminary of Kentucky, the following Boy Scout Councils- Lincoln Heritage or the Bluegrass Council, Campbellsville University, Georgetown College, The Nature Conservancy or the University of Kentucky English Department.
Donations may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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Kevin Todd Quinn, 54

Posted by on Jan 10, 2020

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Mr. Kevin Todd Quinn of Campbellsville passed from this life on Thursday, January 9, 2020 in Louisville at the Jewish Hospital. Born on December 20, 1965 to Helen Druin Quinn Pickett and the late Dennis Quinn, he was 54 years and 20 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Quinn was a cabinetmaker. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his kids and grandkids, and was a popular “fixit man” with his friends and family.

He leaves to cherish his memory:

His mother and stepfather: Helen and Charles Pickett,

His fiancee and life partner of 10 years: Elizabeth Baker Couch,

Five children: Kayla Quinn and companion Joseph Cox, Maranda Bandy and husband Jeremy, Tyler Quinn and companion Alexis Edwards, Linda Lou Couch, and Lacey Quinn,

Two brothers: Tony Quinn and wife Lovetta, and Danny Ray Rogers and wife Cheryl,

Half siblings: James Quinn, Greg Quinn, Ricky Quinn, Anthony Todd Quinn, and Denise Quinn Hunt,

A close friend: Daisy DeWeese,

Five grandchildren,

Two expectant grandchildren,

And a host of other family and friends.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Quinn on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 1:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Jim Collison will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Chappell Cemetery following the service.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, January 12, from 11:00 AM 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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