Gary Glenn Goodin, 71

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020


Mr. Gary Glenn Goodin of Campbellsville passed peacefully from this life on Monday, September 21, 2020 at his home. Son of the late Glenn Vilie and Ollie Alice (Roberts) Goodin, he was born on June 24, 1949 in Taylor County and was 71 years, 2 months, and 28 days of age. Mr. Goodin had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Elkhorn United Methodist Church. He was a former truck driver and an employee of the Boco Station. He had served his community as a Taylor County Sheriff’s Deputy lake patrolman, and served his country honorably in the National Guard. Mr. Goodin loved people and had a naturally helpful heart. He enjoyed keeping his yard neat and in order, and shared many laughs with his family over a plate of frog legs.
He leaves to cherish his memory:
   His wife: Mrs. Sue (Gilpin) Goodin,
   Two children: Matt Goodin and wife Lesley of Greensburg, and Greg Walker and wife Jamie of Indiana,
   Four siblings: Linda Williams and husband Richard, Delma Wise and husband Willard, and Shirley Newton and husband Dale, all of Campbellsville, and his twin sister Sherry Cowan and husband Phillip of Columbia,
   Four grandchildren: Christian Goodin, Hannah Goodin, Kelsey Walker, and Nolan Walker,
   And a host of other family and friends.
   He was also preceded in death by a brother, Larry Goodin.
   There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Goodin on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Ronnie Dooley and Bro. Jason Roop will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
   The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, Sept 24, from 5:00-8:00 PM.
   Current CDC guidelines will be followed, including masks and social distancing.
   In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to the Elkhorn United Methodist Church Youth Group. Those can be made in person at the funeral home.
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Linda Lou Arford, 75

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020

 Mrs. Linda Lou Alford of Campbellsville was born in Scottsville, KY on December 7, 1944 to Mazie (Wilkerson) Kettles and the late Ray Kettles. She departed this life on Saturday, September 19, 2020 being 75 years, 9 months, and 12 days of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. A sweet and loving lady, she was an exceptional homemaker; she enjoyed raising a garden and cooking and canning for her family. She retired from Fruit of the Loom in 1997 and spent the later part of her years attending her beloved Sunday School class. Mrs. Alford had a strong faith, and joyfully instilled in her children the love of God and church.
She leaves to mourn her passing:
   Her husband: James L. Alford,
   Two children: Kristin Bolin and husband Jackie, and James L. Alford Jr., all of Campbellsville,
   Two grandchildren: Mary Catherine Bolin and Cheyenne Autumn Bolin of Danville,
   One great-grandchild: Cordelia Reese Bolin of Danville,
   Five siblings: Madge Bailey of Bowling Green, Richard Kettles of Danville, Carolyn Sue Douglas of Junction City, Jozette Hayes of Danville, and Jeff Kettles of Harrodsburg,
   And a host of other family and friends.
   She is also preceded in death by two brothers: James and Bill Kettles.
   Cremation was chosen by the family. All services will be held privately.
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Thomas Ruffino, 61

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020


Mr. Thomas Gene Ruffino of Campbellsville was born August 16, 1957 to Tony and Eunice (Pilgreen) Ruffino. He departed this life on September 19, 2020, being 63 years, 1 month, and 3 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the Vineyard Church. He was a Manager at Kroger, having worked in the produce department for twelve years. 
He leaves to cherish his memory:
   Three children: Kristan Michelle Hanke and husband Nathaniel, Joshua Thomas Ruffino and wife Elizabeth, and Justin David Ruffino and wife Sheena, all of Texas
   His girlfriend: Shelly Crotty Laundry,
   A former spouse and mother of his children: Cindy Lou Manual,
   Two grandchildren: James Weis and Gabriel Hanke, 
   Brothers and sisters: Frank Antony Ruffino, Preston Guy Ruffino, and Joanne Elizabeth Ruffino all of Texas,
   And a host of other family and friends. 
   He was also preceded in death by a brother, Lee Claude Ruffino.
   Cremation was chosen by the family. All services will be held privately. 
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Loretta Sharp

Posted by on Sep 23, 2020

Loretta Sharp of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Benjamin Harrison Perkins and Virginia Pike Perkins, was born March 31, 1931 in Taylor County, Kentucky.  She died at 12:30 A.M., Tuesday, September 22, 2020 in Campbellsville.    Age:  89

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of God’s Grace Church.

Loretta retired from Fruit of the Loom with over 40 years of service.  

She united in marriage to William T. “Bill” Sharp October 12, 1946 and he preceded her in death June 17, 2000.

She enjoyed working in her garden and flowers.  She was an outgoing person who never met a stranger.

Loretta is survived by one son, Gary Sharp and wife, Mary Ann of Campbellsville; one daughter-in-law, Sharon Sharp of Campbellsville; three grandchildren: Shannon Sharp and John Sharp and wife, Lindsey of Campbellsville, and Lisa Nelson and husband, Sean of Buffalo; four great-grandchildren: Julie Sharp, Logan Sharp, Dawson Creason and Bentley J. Sharp-Ford; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Loretta was also preceded in death by a son, Ronnie Sharp; one grandchild, Jeff Sharp and one brother and six sisters:  Edwin Perkins, Margaret Barnett, Venetta Barnett, Virginia Askren, Ida Belle Corbin, Irene Bault, and Mattie Perkins.

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FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. John Stilts

BURIAL:     Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Harvey Garrett

Posted by on Sep 22, 2020

Harvey Garrett of Campbellsville, son of the late Moses Garrett and Nellie Gunter Garrett, was born May 19, 1940 in Taylor County, Kentucky.  He died at 3:30 A.M., Sunday, September 20, 2020 in Campbellsville.        Age:  80

He told his wife, Diane, that he belonged to Jesus.  Harvey played in several bands, including the New Beginnings Gospel group where they played for a couple of nursing homes.

Harvey was a farmer most of his life.

He was an avid coon hunter and always said, “all he needed for a good day, was a good coon dog and a shade tree”.

Harvey united in marriage to Diane Mills Garrett June 1, 1972.

Besides his wife, Diane Garrett of Campbellsville, he is survived by one son and two daughters:  Doug Garrett and wife, Destine and Teresa Garrett of Campbellsville and Shelly Peterson and husband, Steven of Lebanon; sixteen grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one sister, Lavern Wise of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Harvey was also preceded in death by a daughter, Karen Sue Orberson and one brother and one sister:  Sylvester Garrett and Fayola Kennedy.

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VISITATION: 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M., Friday, September 25, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE:    2:00 P.M. Friday, September 25, 2020 at Parrott &       Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Sister Anna Overstreet

BURIAL: Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO THE FUNERAL EXPENSES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Barbara Walters Wood Pike

Posted by on Sep 22, 2020

Barbara Walters Wood Pike of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Albert Walters and Lucy Ann Garnett Walters, was born July 30, 1935 in Taylor County, Kentucky.  She died at 12:43 A.M., Sunday, September 20, 2020 in Louisville.             Age:  85

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Meadowview Baptist Church.

She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom after thirty years of service.

Barbara united in marriage to Noel Wood October 6, 1962 and he preceded her in death January 13, 1994.

She later united in marriage to Stanley Pike February 14, 1997 and he preceded her in death June 18, 1998.

She was a volunteer at the Senior Citizens Center for approximately eight to 10 years.  Barbara was considered a wonderful mother and Granny by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She loved to go out to eat, having fun and playing rook. 

While living at Bluegrass Way for several years, she made many good friends and enjoyed some good times while there. 

Barbara is survived by one son and two daughters:  Tommy Peppers and Donna Benningfield of Campbellsville and Cindy Wood Johnson of Charlestown, Indiana; seven grandchildren:  Nashon Haskins, Maurice Haskins, Andrew Wood, Tiffany Judd, Adrian Peppers, Jennifer Benningfield and Ryan Benningfield; several great-grandchildren; one sister, Lois Richardson of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Barbara was also preceded in death by two daughters:  Mary Ann Peppers and Bonnie Rae Peppers in infancy and three brothers and two sisters:  David Walters, Herbert Walters, Raymond “Bill” Walters, Edith Lawson and Virginia Shively.

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VISITATION: 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M., Thursday, September 24, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 PM. Thursday, September 24, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Mark Price

BURIAL:   Campbellsville  Memorial Gardens

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Brian Lee Monroe

Posted by on Sep 21, 2020

Brian Lee Monroe of Campbellsville, son of Jeff Hughes and Kim Monroe Hughes, was born April 8, 2002 in Charlotte County, Florida.  He died at 8:27 P.M., Thursday, September 17, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age:  18

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Hodges Chapel United Methodist Church in Summersville.

Brian loved music and was a kind  hearted and grateful person.  He always wanted to make people laugh.

He is survived by his parents, Jeff and Kim Hughes of Campbellsville; his biological mother, Janet Ann Bradberry of Maine; four sisters:  Celeste Monroe of  Lexington, Brittany Gadow and husband, Luke of El Dorado, California, Lauren Bale and husband, Zach of Summersville and Samantha Hughes of Campbellsville and one brother, Gavin McNeil of Englewood, Florida; paternal grandparents, Bud and Linda Monroe of Englewood, Florida and Charlene & L. D. Durrett of Campbellsville; one aunt, Laura Barnes and husband, Mark; one uncle, Paul Bradberry and wife, Kim; best friends:  Max Davis and Zach Martin of Campbellsville; several aunts, uncle, nephews, cousins and many other relatives and friends.

Brian was also preceded in death by his biological father, Brian Lee Monroe; maternal grandparents, Mary and Gordon Bradberry; two uncles:  Joe Monroe and Billy Bradberry.

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VISITATION: 3:30 – 6:30 P.M., Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE: 6:30P.M. Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at              Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Brother Meryl Young with cremation to follow

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO THE ISAIAH HOUSE AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Teri Pruyne, 66

Posted by on Sep 20, 2020


 Mrs. Teri Ann Pruyne of Campbellsville was born in Northridge, California on July 14, 1954 to the late Douglas and Ruth (Timmons) LaBerteaux. She departed this life on Saturday, September 19, 2020 in Louisville, being 66 years, 2 months, and 5 days of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Vineyard Church. A kind and loving lady with a compassionate heart, she was instrumental in the formation of Grace Resource Center, a Christian-based homeless shelter in the Antelope Valley area of California, and was a cherished wife, mother, grandmother, and sister.
She leaves to carry her legacy:
   Her husband of 48 years: Mr. Bruce Pruyne,
   Two children: Greg Pruyne and wife Samantha of California, and Kari Nelson and husband Neil of Maryland,
   One sister: Tracey Eurton and husband Robert of California,
   Five grandchildren: Shelby, Emily, Aubrey, Casidy, and Carley,
   Nieces and nephew: Brailey, Shannon, and Jessica,
   And a host of extended family and friends.
   She was also preceded in death by a sister, Marilyn LaBerteaux.
  Services will be private.
L.R. Petty Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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Louise Shofner

Posted by on Sep 20, 2020

Louise Shofner of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Charlie Matt Thompson and Edna Marie Skaggs Thompson was born October 7, 1940, in Taylor County, Kentucky.  She died at 11:15 A.M., Saturday, September 19, 2020 in Campbellsville.            Age:  79

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Zion Separate Baptist Church.

Louise retired from Fruit of the Loom after some forty years

She was a great wife and a loving mother who cherished her family; and she was “Granny” to all kids.

Louise united in marriage to Elbert Shofner December 3, 1955.

Besides her husband, Elbert Shofner of Campbellsville, she is survived by two daughters: Dixie Sprowles and Debra Sprowles and husband, Roger of Campbellsville; four grandchildren: Chris Sprowles of Lexington, Jeremy Sprowles, Wendi Akin and husband, Bryan, and Josh Sprowles and fiancé, Kassie Grant of Campbellsville ; nine great-grandchildren: Chase Brockman and wife, Whitney, Chance Brockman, McKayla Sprowles, Baylee Sprowles, Jayde Sprowles and Brylee Sprowles of Campbellsville, and Christopher Sprowles, Nathaniel Sprowles, and Hudson Cooper Sprowles of Lexington; three great-great-grandchildren: Nevaeh Brockman, Bentley Brockman, and Addison Brockman; two sisters and four brothers: Wanda Lewis and husband, Buck, and Sue Sprowles and husband, Coleman, Mike Thompson, Dean Thompson and wife, Penny, and Danny Thompson and wife, Pam of Campbellsville, and David Thompson; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Louise was also preceded in death by a great-great-granddaughter, Ember Brockman, and a brother, Bobby Kenneth Thompson in infancy.

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VISITATION: 4:00 – 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, September, 22, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE: 12:00 P.M., Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Ronda Arnett and Bro. Brent Gupton

BURIAL: Zion Separate Baptist Church Cemetery

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Tommy Ann Pyles, 79

Posted by on Sep 20, 2020


Mrs. Tommy Ann Pyles, the daughter of the late Tommie and Dorothy (Rucker) Brockman, was born October 23, 1940 in Taylor County and departed this life on Friday, September 18, 2020 in Campbellsville at the Grandview Nursing and Rehab. She was 79 years of age.
          She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Shiloh Presbyterian Church and a retiree of Fruit of the Loom after more than forty years.
          She united in marriage to Bobby Pyles of Campbellsville, who survives.
          Besides her husband, she is survived by a son: Brad Pyles and wife Mary of Wilmore; two grandchildren: Eli Pyles and Emmy Pyles; a brother: Charles Brockman and wife Barbara of Florida; aunt and special friend: JoAnn Blevins of Campbellsville.
          The funeral service for Tommy Ann Pyles will be conducted Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. Bro. Paul Dicken will be officiating.
          Visitation after 11:00 A.M. Tuesday until time for the service.
          Memorials are suggested to the Shiloh Presbyterian Church and can be made at the funeral home.
                    Social distancing and Masks are REQUIRED.
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