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Alta Hensley of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Harry Adams and Ella Kessler Adams was born April 14, 1926 in Hart County, Kentucky. She died at 7:43 A.M., Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Campbellsville. Age: 91
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church which she served faithfully for many years. Alta was an elder, youth sponsor and Crusade leader for the Cumberland Presbytery. After retiring from public work she also took on the roll of Church Treasurer. Alta was always supporting others, whether it was in her many rolls in her church and her community or during her 35 years as the receptionist at Fruit of the Loom; all of which had many challenges that she managed to handle with both poise and grace. She united in marriage to Floyd Hensley, Jr. September 10, 1947 and it has been said that she truly was the “good woman behind the good man”, as she very faithfully supported and encouraged him in all his endeavors. He preceded her in death January 12, 2004.
Alta is survived by one sister, Virginia Baker of Campbellsville; two sisters-in-law, Rowena Hines of Nashville, Tennessee and Grace Counts of Elizabeth, Colorado; five nieces and nephews: Kenneth Baker and wife, Kimberly, Mitzi Hensley and husband, Joe, Sanford Hensley and wife, Angie, Kelly Hines and wife, Heather, Amy Counts Smith and husband, Brian; her dear friend, Helen Vaughn of Campbellsville; several great nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by one brother, T. J. Adams.
VISITATION: 5:00-8:00 P.M., EST., Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., EST., Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Earl West
BURIAL: 2:00 P.M., EST. in Horse Cave Cemetery
FAMILY REQUEST EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY BE DONATIONS TO LIBERTY CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT AND RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Kenneth Harris of Campbellsville, son of the late Kermis Harris and Olia Dewitt Harris French, was born August 30, 1936 in Green County, Kentucky.
He died at 1:37 A.M., Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Campbellsville. Age: 81
He professed faith in Christ and attended Lighthouse Tabernacle in Knifley.
Kenneth was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom, where he served for 40 years.
He united in marriage to Louise Wilson on March 30, 1956.
Besides his wife, Louise Harris, Kenneth is survived by one daughter, Sharon Clements of Campbellsville; two grandchildren: Trevis Bell and Trena DeMasi of Campbellsville; three great-grandchildren: Madison Bell, Mylee Bell, and Serenity Bell of Campbellsville; his stepfather, Bill French; two sisters: Leona Price and Viola Sneed of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Frances Cave.
VISITATION: 10:00 A.M.- 1:00 P.M., Monday, October 23, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Monday, October 23, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Bill Warren
ENTOMBMENT: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO HOSPARUS OF GREEN RIVER AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Marjorie Hunt, the daughter of the late Omer and Flossie Bohanon, was born Sunday, February 2, 1936 in Taylor County, KY and departed this life on Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Springfield at the Springfield Nursing and Rehab. She was 81 years, 8 months and 20 days of age.
She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church. She was a retired retail sales clerk. Marjorie enjoyed reading, puzzle books, her flower garden, knitting , UK Basketball fan and her collection of ceramic frogs that she used as yard decorations and in her flower beds.
She united in marriage to N.T. “Tommy” Hunt, who preceded her in death along with one brother: Garlan Bohanon.
Survivors include her children: Pam Bright and Gary Hunt and wife Marlena all of Campbellsville and Kevin Hunt and wife Christy of Burkesville; a sister: Mae Parker of Monticello; two brothers: Robert Bohanon and wife Sue and Harlan Bohanon and wife Helen, all of Campbellsville.
Also surviving are 10 grandchildren: Jason (Robin) Bright, Tammy (Les) Richards, Chrissy (Shawn) Canada, Michael (Laura) Hunt, Cheryl (Kevin) Mings, Rita (Chris) Thompson, Jeremy (Alyssa) Hunt, Katelyn (J.T.) Pruitt, Wesley Hunt and Carly Hunt and a host of other relatives and friends.
The funeral service for Marjorie Hunt, will be conducted Monday, October 23, 2017 at 10AM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville, with burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. Bro. Don Gowin and Bro. Drew Underwood will be officiating.
Visitation will be from 5-8 PM on Sunday at the funeral home.
Shannon Ray Brown, of Mt. Sherman, KY, the son of Ray Brown and Lou Ann Skaggs Brown, was born, March 11, 1975in Louisville, and departed this life on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in Whiteland, Indiana. He was 42 years of age.
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Buffalo Church of the Nazarene. He was a truck driver for Shofner Enterprises in Campbellsville. He loved to work on vehicles, ATV’s, and motorcycles as well as ride them and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include his father: Ray Brown and his wife: Rose of Mt. Washington; his mother: Lou Ann Zirnheld and husband David of Mt. Washington; his children: Alice McGuffin of California, Devon Bates of Elizabethtown, Vera Brown, Vivian Brown and Dalton Brown, all of Campbellsville; two brothers: Brandon Brown and wife Jessica and Nicholas Brown, all of Mt. Washington; a step-brother: Jason Zirnheld and wife Lisa of Louisville; his grandmother: Juanita Skaggs of Mt. Sherman.
Also two grandchildren: Preston Lee Milby and Mayzie Mae Milby; two nephews: Laken Brown & Addison Zirnheld; a niece: Lily Zirnheld and a host of other relatives and friends.
The funeral service for Shannon Ray Brown will be Saturday at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville with burial to follow in the Brookside Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5-8 PM on Friday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Barbara (Chapman) Mills of Campbellsville passed away on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at the Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab Center after an extended illness. Daughter of the late Raymond and Ruby (Absher) Chapman, she was 77 years, 3 months, and 11 days of age. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Meadowview Baptist Church. Always a lady, she enjoyed raising flowers and gardening, and loved to care and cook for others. She was a homemaker to, and the cherished wife of, Mr. Harold Mills, who survives.
Besides her husband, she leaves to carry her legacy:
Three sons: Jeff Mills and wife Sharon, Terry Mills and wife Pam, and Tim Mills and wife Angie, all of Campbellsville,
Nin grandchildren: Jonathan Mills and wife Whitney, Courtney Mills, Alex Thomas, Whitney Pyles, Timmy Mills, Jamie Mills, Nathaniel Mills, Dusty Long and wife Nikki, and Elliot Long and wife Ashley,
And a host of extended family and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Kendra Mills, and a brother, Billy Joe Chapman.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Mills on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 11:00 AM EST in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY 42718. Entombment will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, 3878 Old Greensburg Rd, Campbellsville, KY 42718. Bro. Haywood Riner and Bro. Robert Morris will be officiating.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, October 19, from 5:00-8:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to Hosparus of Green River or Gideon Bibles. Those can be made in person at the funeral home.
Dorothy Jean Neal, 83 years, 4 months and 4 days of age, of Campbellsville, died Wednesday, October 18, 2017, in Edmonton, KY after an extended illness.
Dorothy Neal was born in Maury County, Tennessee on June 14, 1934, the daughter of the late Robert Jefferson and Lula Staggs Young. Prior to her retirement she worked at ABC Daycare for 18 years where she loved being with children. She was a member of Elkhorn Tabernacle.
She is survived by her husband, Allen (Bob) Neal of Campbellsville, a daughter, Cindy Branham of Columbia and a son Ken Neal and his wife Melinda of Campbellsville. She is also survived by 4 grandchildren, Wesley Branham, Justin Branham, Ivy Paige Neal and Lily May Neal and two great grandchildren Aaron Branham and Jayden Branham.
Funeral services for Dorothy Neal will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 20, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral with Bro. Charles Russell Cox officiating. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.
The family requests visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 19th, at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.
Mr. Eugene Ray Gray, age 77, of Campbellsville, died on Saturday, October 14, 2017 in Lexington at the UK Medical Center. Eugene was born February 9, 1940 to the late Joe and Helen (Watson) Gray. He professed faith in Christ and attended Elkhorn Baptist Church. Eugene worked for a furniture company and later opened South Campbellsville Wood Shop, where he made reproduction cherry furniture and enjoyed fishing and was especially fond of spending time with his grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by two brothers, Bobby Gray and Joe Gray, Jr.
He is survived by:
His wife: Wanda (Lawson) Gray,
A daughter: Jennifer Bell and husband Robbie of Campbellsville,
A son: Timothy Partridge and wife Kaye of Florida,
Eight grandchildren: Ryan Tungate, Jenna Tungate and Kayden Bell, all of Campbellsville, Anthony Bell of Lebanon, Robbie Bell, Jr. and LaDenna Bell, both of Russell Springs, Brandon Partridge and wife Cayla, and Brandi Trimble and husband Kyle of Florida,
Three great-grandchildren: Jayden and Lane of Russell Springs, and Ava of Florida,
One sister: Betty Cox of Florida,
His mother-in-law: Laura Lawson of Campbellsville, a sister-in-law: Ruth Gray of Campbellsville, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Gray on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM EST (10:00 AM CST) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, Ky. Bro. Haywood Riner will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Brookside Cemetery, W. Main St, Campbellsville, KY.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, October 16, after 5:00 PM EST.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of Gideon Bibles. Those can be purchased in person or over the phone at the funeral home.
Audrey Edith Barnes Smith of Campbellsville, daughter of the late William Barnes and Mattie Harmon Barnes, was born May 30, 1924, in Adair County, Kentucky. She died at 1:15 A.M., Saturday, October 14, 2017 in Campbellsville. Age: 93
While living in the Shiloh community she assisted in Vacation Bible School at Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church for several years and enjoyed going to church. She professed faith in Christ and recently attended East Campbellsville Church of God. Outside of farm work and her enjoyment of stripping tobacco Audrey had a skill for making various Ceramic items and operated her own shop. Her love of ceramic was obvious by the dozens of pieces in her home.
Audrey was a former employee of a Defense Plant in Cincinnati and inspected Piston Rings and Parachutes.
She united in marriage to Elwood Lee Smith August 26, 1947 and he preceded her in death December 24, 1984.
She is survived by two sons: Gregory Lee Smith and wife, Betty and Doug Smith of Campbellsville: six grandchildren: Stacy Dempsey of Rineyville, Byron Smith of Clarksville, Indiana, Corey Smith of Lebanon, Benjamin Smith and girlfriend, Rachel Gupton and her two children, Knox and Rylee Beasley of Indiana, Matthew Smith and girlfriend, Julie Kuzlik of Campbellsville and Mark Smith and wife, Nancy of Oak Harbor, Washington; eight great-grandchildren: Alissa Smith of Indianapolis, Indiana, Gavin Dempsey of Rineyville, Cole Smith of Lebanon, Castiel Smith, Ronan Smith, Joleene Smith and Nitto Smith of Oak Harbor, Washington and Adrian Edelen of Campbellsville; two sisters: Marie Gupton of Campbellsville and Alta Adams of Middletown, Ohio; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers and one sister: Aubra Lyle (Tino) Barnes, Junior Barnes and Ochila Willis.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Monday, October 16, 2017
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Roger Wolfe
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Louise Mardis Bohanon of Campbellsville, daughter of the late James H. Mardis and Dellie Sullivan Mardis, was born December 9, 1929, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 9:42 P.M., Thursday, October 12, 2017 in Campbellsville. Age: 87
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of First United Methodist Church.
Louise was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville.
She united in marriage to Vernon Bohanon March 31, 1945 and he preceded her in death on September 28, 2008.
She is survived by one son, Perry K. Bohanon of Elsmere, Kentucky; two grandchildren: Stephen Kent Bohanon and Katie Renee Morgan and husband, Cameron of Lawrenceburg; two great-grandsons: Abel Kent Bohanon and Cole Matthew Morgan; one brother and two sisters: Thomas Mardis, Bernice Bowen and husband, J. R. and Betty Stearman of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by one brother and two sisters: Charles Mardis, Leola Sallee and Lela Harmon.
VISITATION: 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M., Monday, October 16, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Monday, October 16, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Ron Young
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
Mrs. Janet (Carter) Martin Edwards of Hodgenville was born on February 15, 1934 to the late Sidney L. and Lura Ethel (Atwell) Carter. She departed this life on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Sunrise Manor in Hodgenville being 83 years, 7 months, and 26 days of age.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a son: Douglas Martin in 2017 and a husband, Maxie Eudell Martin, Later, she married David Edwards, who also preceded her is death.
She leaves to mourn her passing:
Two children: Terry L. Martin of Hodgenville, and Joyce Satterly of Hodgenville,
Seven brothers and sisters: Hugh Carter of Hodgenville, Tommy Carter of Hodgenville, James Carter of Hodgenville, Shirley Warren of Louisville, Freddy Carter of Hodgenville, Robert Peace of Hodgenville, and James Peace, Jr. of Elizabethtown,
Two great-grandchildren and a host of other family and close friends.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Edwards on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 1:00 PM EST (12:00 PM CST) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Burial will follow in the Old Mt. Sherman Cemetery, Larue County.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, October 13, from 11:00 AM EST (10:00 AM CST) until time for the funeral.