Tonight: Rain, mainly
Mostly Cloudy then Rain Low: 41 °F
Mr. Ronald Woodrum of Campbellsville, Kentucky, son of the late Ernest Woodrum and Doris Perkins Woodrum was born on June 28th, 1952 in Taylor County, Kentucky and departed this life on Friday, February 21st, 2020. He was 67 years of age.
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Separate Baptist Church. He was a retired employee of General Electric Co. and a retired farmer of 30 years. He served his country honorably in the United States Army Reserves for 17 years attaining the rank of Drill Sergeant.
He united in marriage to Estelle Marie Atwood on August 22, 1970, who preceded him in death on January 23, 2012.
Mr. Woodrum is survived by 1 son and 3 daughters: Michael Woodrum and wife Marsha of Campbellsville, Deronda Calhoun and husband Jimmy, Tina Cave and husband John all of Elkhorn, and Stephanie Pittman and husband Jason of Lebanon. 9 loving grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one grandson Brandon Michael Woodrum. One Brother and two Sisters survive: Stevie Woodrum of Campbellsville, Kathleen Cox and husband Dalton, and Pauline Ford and husband Gary both of Elkhorn. He is preceded in death by one sister Charlene Hoosier. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews, a close friend Wanda Rodgers and many other relatives and friends.
The funeral services for Mr. Ronald Woodrum will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 at Auberry – Gupton & Chandler Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Callahan Cemetery.
Visitation is requested from 5 P.M. until 8 P.M., Monday February 24th, 2020 at Auberry – Gupton & Chandler Funeral Home and after 7 A.M., Tuesday until the time of the funeral service.
Pallbearers: Jonathan Cox, Ryan Pittman, James Calhoun, Blake Woodrum, Kevin Atwood, Damon Cox, Ernie Ford, Dawson Pittman
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Gideon Bibles or Eight Days of Hope and can be made at the funeral home.
Maxine Hunt of Campbellsville daughter of the late Bennie Dewitt and Mary Hazel Skaggs Newcomb was born August 16, 1930 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 12:50 A.M., Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Grandview Nursing Home. Age: 89
She professed faith in Jesus Christ and was a member of Mt. Washington Baptist Church.
Maxine was a hard working wife and mother of farmers and daughters; she was a green thumb worker and later worked as a teacher’s aide at Taylor County. She was a great cook who always made sure there was plenty of food anytime a visitor stopped by. She worked hard to earn her GED in her 60’s and was the class valedictorian.
She united in marriage to Robert Clayton Hunt October 9, 1948 and he preceded her in death February 5, 2014.
She is survived by three sons and two daughters: Gary Hunt, Robbie Hunt and wife, DeAnna, David Hunt and wife, Teresa, and Arlene Wright of Campbellsville and Linda Huber and husband, Harvey of Raywick; eleven grandchildren: Samantha Coomer and husband, Stephen, Caitlin Hunt, Matthew Hunt, Jason Wright and wife, Maranda, Tracy Huber, David Huber and wife, LeAnn, Carrie Lynn Huber, Job Hunt, Ethan Hunt, Gracie Hunt and Morgan Hunt; seven great-grandchildren: Ashleigh Huber, Preston Huber, Elin Huber, Parker Wayne Coomer, Jackson Wright, Hayden Wright and Mason Wright; two sisters-in-law: Geneva Sullivan and Kathryn Sullivan and a host of many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Rebecca Aline Hunt.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Monday, February 24, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Jimmy York
BURIAL: Mt. Washington Baptist Church Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES OR HOSPARUS OF GREEN RIVER AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Joseph Blueford “Joey” Franklin of Campbellsville, son of Doris Morrow Franklin and the late George Franklin was born March 4, 1955 in Wayne County, Kentucky. He died Tuesday, January 7, 2020 in Louisville. Age: 64
Joey served his country honorably in the United States Navy.
He is survived by one daughter, Rebekah Fouch and two grandchildren of Indiana; his mother, Doris Franklin of Campbellsville; three brothers and two sisters: Ricky Franklin, Ronnie Franklin, Darrell Franklin and Lois Lacy and husband, Paul of Campbellsville and Carolyn Adkins and husband, James of Greensburg; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Besides his father, George Franklin; he was preceded in death by one brother, Michael Frank Franklin and one sister, Teresa Druin.
Cremation was chosen.
Ron “Bat” Masterson of Campbellsville, son of the late John Masterson and Julia Cekus Masterson, was born June 19, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois. He died at 1:29 A.M., Wednesday, February 19, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age: 76
He attended Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church.
He served his country honorably in the United States Army.
He was a retired union worker with the American Freight Systems.
Ron was an avid fisherman and sports fan and especially enjoyed the Cubs and Bears.
He united in marriage to Barbara Schultz September 21, 1968 and she preceded him in death January 3, 2011.
He is survived by one son and four daughters: Laura Lamer of Campbellsville, Ron Masterson, Jr. of Chicago, Illinois, Carol Masterson of Campbellsville, Theresa Lamer and husband, Glenn of Elk Horn and Josephine Smith and husband, Don of Campbellsville; fourteen grandchildren; three great-granddaughters; two brothers and five sisters: Mark Masterson, Jerome Masterson and wife, Windy, Victoria Arteaga, Judy Tobias and husband, Lawrence, Mary Moreno, Janice Janda and husband, Steven and Kathy Chavez and husband, George; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Ron was also preceded in death by a sister, Carol Ann Masterson and a brother-in-law, Robert Arteaga.
VISITATION: 5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M., Friday, February 21, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
BURIAL: Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO THE FUNERAL EXPENSES AND MAY BE MADE PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Mrs. Sheila Ann Underwood, of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Clifford Atkins and Mary Percell Atkins, was born April 13th, 1956 in Louisville, Kentucky. She died at 4:35 P.M. Saturday, February 15th, 2020 at Norton’s Hosparus in Louisville, KY. Age:63
She professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.
Sheila was a devoted wife and a homemaker.
She united in marriage to James Underwood November. 3rd, 2002.
She is survived by her husband James Underwood, a brother, Archie Kendall and wife Bettye of Hayward, California, one Niece Heather Coulter of Louisville, and a host other relatives and friends.
The Funeral Service for Sheila Ann Underwood will be Conducted at 1:00 P.M., Thursday, February 20, 2020 at Auberry-Gupton and Chandler Funeral Home with burial to follow at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be 10:00 A.M., Thursday, February 20, 2020 until the time of the service.
Bert Rhodes, Jr. of Campbellsville, son of the late Bert Rhodes, Sr. and Marie Helms Rhodes was born September 22, 1931 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 4:45 P.M., Friday, February 14, 2020 in Louisville. Age: 88
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Palestine Baptist Church.
He had also attended Meadowview Baptist Church with his second wife and had helped with church meals at both churches. He was a retired employee of Fruit of The Loom where he worked in the cutting room.
Bert enjoyed being outdoors as much as possible and was often seen sitting in his open garage waving at passers-by; he also enjoyed gardening and mowing when he was able. He loved being with family and friends and could always find someone with whom to strike up a conversation no matter where he was.
He united in marriage to Lorene Graham Rhodes March 31, 1956. She preceded him in death August 6, 2009.
He later united in marriage to Florence Mitchell Taylor Rhodes April 9, 2014. She preceded him in death October 8, 2018.
He is survived by two daughters and one son: Betty Harmon and significant other, Mark McFarland, Patricia Wheat and husband, Doug and David Rhodes and wife, Leslie of Campbellsville; six grandchildren and spouses: Jennie (Tony) Connor of Lexington, Amy (Sam) Watkins of Versailles, Benjamin (Brooke) Benningfield, Whitney (Ryan)Tungate, Rachel (Raphael) Cunha and Jennifer (Cody) Berry all of Campbellsville; nine great-grandchildren: Ty and Elly Connor, Bella and Luke Benningfield, Bradyn Rhodes, Lia Cox, Carson Tungate and Cameron and Kaysen Watkins; one brother, Bobby Rhodes and wife, Phyllis of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by one granddaughter, Judy Benningfield, June 14, 2000 and two sisters and four brothers: Hilda Sublett, D.B. Rhodes, Barbara Cole, Shelly Rhodes, Edward Rhodes, and Don Rhodes.
VISITATION: 5-8 P.M., Monday, February 17, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Brent Gupton and Rev. Jason Keltner
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON MEMORIAL BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Susan Alice Ewell Davis, 77, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, died Saturday, February 15, 2020, at Springview Hospital in Lebanon.
Daughter of the late Raymond Ewell and Ellen Mitchell Ewell, Davis was born November 7, 1942, in Fredericksburg, Virginia. She was a former bookmobile librarian for the Taylor County Public Library, a retired teacher for the Campbellsville Independent Schools, and a member of Bethel First Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by two former spouses, Dennis G. Davis of Campbellsville and Joe C. Yancey of Harrisonburg, Virginia; three children and their spouses, Rebecca and Bill Cassell of Campbellsville, Jamie Morgan of Greensburg, and Ben and Melissa Davis of Jacksonville, Florida; a sister, Beth Jullien of Hernando, Mississippi; a brother, Tom Ewell of Satsuma, Florida; eight grandchildren, Cameron Dial, Logan Dial, and Madison Dial, all of Campbellsville, Megan McKinney of Greensburg, Evelyn Stone of Columbia, Logan Perkins and Lindsey Bradford of Jacksonville, Florida, and Christian Bradford of Cincinnati, Ohio; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Ewell Jr.
Memorial service is planned for 11:00 A.M., Thursday, February 20, 2020 at Bethel First Presbyterian Church in Campbellsville by Rev. Jim Murphy
The family will receive guests from 4:00 – 6:00 P.M., Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Bethel First Presbyterian Church.
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO TAYLOR COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME IS IN CHARGE OF ARRANGEMENTS
Christine Barnett Pedigo, daughter of the late James Samuel Barnett and Eliza Jane Williams Barnett, was born May 29, 1928 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 1:50 P.M., Tuesday, February 11, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age: 91
She professed faith in Jesus Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church.
Christine and her husband were the former owners and operators of Pedigo TV in Tompkinsville.
She loved to go fishing and spending time with her nieces and nephews.
She united in marriage to Harold C. Pedigo July 14, 1956 and he preceded her in death January 27, 2005.
She is survived by one sister, Pauline Wright of Fairdale; two sisters-in-law: Inez Pedigo Hinson of St. Louis, Missouri and Helen Barnett of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by six brothers and three sisters: Henry Barnett, Ernest Barnett, Earl Barnett, Baskel Barnett, Dennis Barnett, Edward “Bear”’ Barnett, Minnie Ethel Rainwater, Pina Lee Carroll and Orbazine Spear Faulkner.
VISITATION: 10:00 – 11:00 A.M. Friday, February 14, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Friday, February 14, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home Campbellsville by Rev. Earl West
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Allen Owen Wilson, the son of the late Lester Owen and Betty Jean (Bolt) Wilson, was born September 6, 1970 in Casey County, KY and departed this life on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 in Louisville at the Norton Hospital. He was 49 years of age.
He enjoyed watching UK Basketball and visits from his family and friends.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister: Anita Joan Wilson in 2014.
He is survived by two aunts: Lula Baldwin of Campbellsville, and Gladys Hughes of Liberty; an uncle: Nathan Bolt of Fairdale, and a host of cousins, and other relatives and friends.
A graveside service for Allen Owen Wilson will be conducted Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. at the Old Contown Cemetery in Casey County. Bro. Danny Baldwin will be officiating.
There will be no visitation.
L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Funeral Expense Fund, which can be made in person or mailed to the funeral home or made online by clicking “How Can I Help” tab on the homepage lrpetty.com
Randall G. Phillips of Campbellsville, son of the late Joseph F Phillips and Maxine Gribbins Phillips, was born July 20, 1940, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 1:09 P.M., Sunday, February 9, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age: 79
He served his country honorably in the Kentucky National Guard.
Randall professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church.
He was a graduate of the Bowling Green College of Commerce and was a long-standing member of Elk Horn Masonic Lodge #568 F&AM.
He was a retired Taylor County Court Clerk after twenty-nine years of service and had served under four governors. He was also former owner and operator of Southern Binding. He was known for being a staunch Republican.
Randall loved golfing and anything “UK”. He also enjoyed playing cards and spoiling his grandchildren.
He united in marriage to Pat Kearnes October 10, 1964.
Besides his wife, Pat K. Phillips of Campbellsville, he is survived by one son and one daughter: Kevin Phillips and wife, Jamie of Campbellsville and Tracy Gibson and husband, Chip of Kansas City, Missouri; four grandsons: Mason Phillips and Aidan Phillips of Campbellsville, Jake Gibson of Louisville and Noah Gibson of Shelbyville; one sister-in-law, Geraldine Phillips; one niece and one nephew: Jolene Kearnes of Florence and James Benningfield of Clarksville, Tennessee; special friend and caregiver, Joanie Bright of Campbellsville and many other relatives and friends.
Randall was also preceded in death by a brother, Darrell Phillips October 31, 2017.
VISITATION: 4:00 – 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. Dwayne Norman
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY BE DONATIONS TO THE TWELFTH MAN CLUB AT CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY OR GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT &RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME