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Sarah Laverne Crawley, 86, of Campbellsville, passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019, at Treyton Oak Towers in Louisville, Kentucky. Daughter of the late Robert Lewis Gupton and Sarah (Sally) Katherine Sanders Gupton, she was born February 18, 1933, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church where she taught Children’s Sunday School classes, Girls in Action, Acteens, and was an active member of the Women’s Missionary Union. She was retired from Fruit of the Loom and had worked at Victor’s and Bobbie Jean’s in Campbellsville, and as a bookkeeper for Superior Radio in in Lebanon, where her husband was co-owner. Sarah was united in marriage to Dennis Wilmore Crawley, Jr. on April 10, 1950. She was known for her sewing and creating many quilts and animals for family and friends. Sarah and her late husband, Dennis (Jr.), were known as loving, generous people who gave of their time and ministered to numerous people in their church and community. They gladly opened their home to many and were affectionately known as “Mom and Pop.”
Sarah is survived by two sons: Doug Crawley and wife, Debra, of Richmond Hill, Georgia, and Tim Crawley and wife, Joyce, of Prospect; one son-in-law, Terry Joe Stone and wife, Jeri, of Campbellsville; nine grandchildren: Kim Arnold and husband, Steve, of Campbellsville; Kelly Joe Stone and wife, Dr. Monica Stone, of Greensburg; Daniel Crawley and wife, Amanda, of Madisonville; Dyanna Jenkins and husband, Cody, of Charlotte, North Carolina; Danae Crawley of Charlotte, North Carolina; Brooke Cotton and husband, Chris, of Charlotte, NC; Austin Crawley and wife, Elena, of Louisville; Tyler Crawley and wife Kaitlyn, of Louisville; and Cody Crawley of Louisville; ten great-grandchildren: Chelsey Stone, Chandler Jenkins, Claire Jenkins, Carter Jenkins, Thomas Stone, Jake Stone, Lila Stone, Jillian Crawley, Joycelyn Crawley, and Joel Crawley; two brothers: George Gupton and wife, Carolyn, of Greensburg; and Lawrence Gupton and wife, Audrey, of Greensburg; two sisters-in-law, Lena Mae Gupton, of Campbellsville; and Marie Gupton, of Campbellsville; along with many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Dennis Crawley; a daughter, Gerri Stone; a sister, Opal Beyl; and six brothers: Richard Sweeney and wife, Virginia; Bob Gupton and wife, Alma; Tom Gupton and wife, Geneva; Charlie Gupton and wife, Evelyn; Lewis Gupton, and Bill Gupton.
VISITATION: 11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M., Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. James E. Jones
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO PLEASANT HILL BAPTIST CHURCH BUILDING FUND AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Mr. Michael Anthony Fenwick of Campbellsville passed away suddenly on Friday, August 16, 2019 at the Springview Hospital in Lebanon. Born in Jefferson County on July 30, 1955 to the late Charles and Mamie (Masterson) Fenwick, he was 64 years and 17 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Catholic faith. Mr. Fenwick, or “Mikie”, as he was affectionately known, was the proud husband of nearly 40 years to Mrs. Judy (Noel) Fenwick, and the cherished daddy to two daughters. He enjoyed the simple things of life, and loved to laugh and crack jokes at every opportunity. Although accomplished in life, he remained humble and true to himself throughtout. He was a veteran and served his country honorably in the United States Army. He enjoyed tinkering on motorcycles and making historic furniture replicas, and had once coached his softball team to nationals. Outside of his family, his biggest passion was reenacting Civil War battles, where he played the role of General of the Army of Tennessee.
He leaves to cherish his memory:
His wife: Mrs. Judy Fenwick,
Two daughters: M. Elizabeth Long and husband Wes of Shelbyville, and Maryjean Moffett and husband Mike of Frankfort,
Three siblings: Diane Knott of Brooks, KY, Kathleen Anderson of California, and Christopher Fenwick of Elizabethtown,
Seven grandchildren: Emily, Dustin, Caiden, Alex, Maddie, John-Daniel, and Allison,
His mother-in-law: Norma and Woody Woods of Indiana,
And a host of other family and friends.
He was also preceded in death by a son, Charles Michael Fenwick, and two brothers in infancy, Danny and Joe Fenwick.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Fenwick on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 1:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, August 22, from 3:00-8:00 PM and on Friday from 7:00 AM until time for the service.
Shelia Mae (Buley) Milby, the daughter of the late David and Sylvia (DeSpain) Buley, was born Wednesday, August 28, 1946 in Green County, KY and departed this life on Friday, August 16, 2019 in Greensburg at the Green Hill Nursing Home. She was 72 years, 11 months and 20 days of age.
She was a homemaker and former apartment complex manager in Louisville and was of the Baptist Faith.
She is survived by her husband: Len Milby of Greensburg; two daughters: Lori Cox and husband Darrell of Summersville and Sylvia Buley of Greensburg; three brothers: Vernon “Duck” Bloyd and wife Louise and David Buley and wife Sue all of Mt. Sherman and Hugh Bloyd and wife Arlene of Louisville; six grandchildren: April Denk, Jessica Corner and husband Shawn, Danny Thompson and wife Brittany, Desteny Ray and husband Shorty, Jodi Buley and Jessica Denk: eighteen great-grandchildren, one expectant great-grandchild and a host of other relatives and friends survive.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother: Austin Bloyd and two grandchildren: Ryan Adam Denk and Jordan Lee Contrell.
The funeral service for Sheila Mae (Buley) Milby will be Monday, August 19, 2019 at 12 Noon EST in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Cox Family Cemetery in Summersville. Bro. James Walker will be officiating.
Visitation on Monday after 10:00 A.M. EST until time for the service at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the funeral expense fund, which can be made at the funeral home.
Mr. Loyd Wayne Bell of the Levelwoods community passed from this life on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at his home after a valiant fight with cancer. Born on April 19, 1948 to the late Creed and Myrtle (Warren) Bell, he was 71 years, 3 months, and 30 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church in Larue County. He was a former production worker at Kentucky Cooperage and a farmer. Mr. Bell was married to Mrs. Kimberly (Brown) Bell, who preceded him in death. He enjoyed keeping his yard tidy and neat and working on small engines, but his first love was his grandkids. He was especially proud of them and loved spending as much time as possible with them.
He leaves to mourn his passing:
Three children: Angela Fields and husband Joey, Renee Bell, and Joey Bell and wife Annie, all of Campbellsville,
Four siblings: Larry Bell and wife Annette of Larue County, and Arvin Bell, Gary Bell and wife Jeannie, and Junior Morris, all of Campbellsville,
Nine grandchildren: Olivia Fields, Randi Jo Giles, Emily Fields, Levi Fields, T.J. Atwood, Deklan Wayne Bell Parker, Sydney Benningfield, Mallory Dowell, and McKenna Dowell,
One great-granddaughter: Ava Fields,
And a host of other family and friends.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Bell on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Will Sipes will be officiating. He will be laid to rest beside his wife in the Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Bethel Church Rd, Campbellsville, KY.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, August 19, from 5:00-8:00 PM.
Roberda McCubbin of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Arthur Hayes and Bessie Sidebottom Hayes, was born September 28, 1925 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 8:20 A.M., Saturday, August 17, 2019 in Campbellsville. Age: 93
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church where she also served as Elder.
Roberda was a former custodian at Campbellsville Public Library.
She united in marriage to Elmer “Boss” McCubbin December 22, 1945. He preceded her in death April 20, 1968.
She is survived by one daughter and two sons: Sue Ann York and husband, Gary and Mike McCubbin of Campbellsville and Danny McCubbin and wife, Sharon of Webster; eight grandchildren: nineteen great-grandchildren: one brother, Clyde Hayes and wife, Ruth Ann of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by two daughters: Reta Faye Curry and Jane Carol McCubbin and one brother, Auburn Hayes.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Monday, August 19, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Earl West
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE TO LIBERTY CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH FUND AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Mrs. Khauki Sahu of Campbellsville passed peacefully from this life on Tuesday, August 13 at her home. Born in the Saptari District of Nepal on April 2, 1929, she was 90 years, 4 months, and 11 days of age. She was a homemaker and wife of Mr. Bechu Sahu, who preceded her in death.
After the death of her husband at a young age, Mrs. Sahu took the role of caregiver and supporter of their children with pride. Raised in an area known for extreme poverty, she refused to let circumstances control her life, and made sure her children were loved and well cared for. She continually encouraged them to make solid, long-term decisions and always invested strongly in education. After her son earned his Masters Degree in Nepal, she found a way to bring him to the United States to further his studies. Although her health and visa status sometimes forced a physical distance, she still managed to see him earn his PhD and become a full time professor at Campbellsville University. Her love and dedication was the anchor for her family, and the example she set will be cherished for generations.
She leaves to mourn her passing:
One son: Indra Dev Sahu and wife Jita of Campbellsville, Sayani Devi Sahu and husband Shyam of Nepal, and Thakani Devi Sahu of Nepal,
Three local grandchildren: Adarasa Shah, Puspa Shah, and Arpan Shah, and five grandchildren in Nepal,
Local extended family and friends: Laxmi Mandal, Bhabish, Jay Dhurba, and Chandra, and Dr. Steve Alston,
And several other family and friends.
Mrs. Sahu was cremated in accordance with Hindu custom. There was no public visitation.
Vicki Carol Self Collette of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Ernest Self and Mattie Morris Self, was born April 25, 1949 in Warren County, Kentucky. She died at 2:00 P.M., Monday, August 12, 2019 in Hodgenville. Age: 70
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.
She was an avid fan of UK basketball and loved her fur babies.
Vicki is survived by a half-sister, Jean Price of Bowling Green; several cousins and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by two daughters: Jinger Renee Collette March 20, 2010 and Cathy Collette November 26, 2013.
VISITATION: 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon, Thursday, August 15, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville with graveside service to follow at Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery by
Dr. James E. Jones
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Mr. Kenneth J. “Kenny” Eastridge of Campbellsville passed peacefully from this life on Sunday, August 11, 2019 in Campbellsville. Born in Adair County on August 16, 1948 to the late Calvin and Winnie (Thrasher) Eastridge, he was 70 years, 11 months, and 26 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of New Journey Church. He was employed by the Fruit of the Loom plant until its closure; later, he would retire from the Mago Construction Company as a truck driver.
Mr. Eastridge was naturally coordinated and found success in many hobbies. He was a former pilot and bus driver, and enjoyed hunting and playing golf, horseshoes, and bowling. He was the proud father of two girls, and at an early age, loved sharing time in the woods coon hunting with them. He loved laughing with people, especially children, and always carried candy enough to share. His sly but genuine smile and twinkling eyes usually warranted forgiveness each time he was able to slip an Atomic Fireball to an unsuspecting adult.
He leaves to cherish his memory:
His wife: Mrs. Galene (Hinton) Eastridge
Two daughters: Shay Graybeal and husband Wes, and Megan Fields and husband James, all of Campbellsville,
Two sisters: Pam Smith and husband Norman of Campbellsville, and Lois Jean Thompson of Somerset,
Five grandchildren: Gavin Graybeal, Aiden Eastridge, Jalen Embry, Kenneth James Fields, and Shailyn Fields,
Step mother-in-law: Betty Hinton of Campbellsville,
Two brothers-in-law: Jimmy Hinton and wife Sandra of Campbellsville, and Jon Montgomery and wife Cheryl of Greensburg,
And a host of other family and friends.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Eastridge on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Richard Lowe will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 3878 Old Greensburg Rd, Campbellsville, KY.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, August 13, from 5:00-8:00 PM.
Barbara Warren Dobson of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Clarence W. Newton and Iris Gaines Newton, was born March 28, 1933 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 1:32 A.M., Saturday, August 10, 2019 in Louisville. Age: 86
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Holly Grove Baptist Church in Greensburg.
Barbara was a retired Loan officer at Community Trust Bank.
She loved spending time with her family, cooking, dancing, travelling and shopping. She also enjoyed country and gospel music and loved helping out and offering a hand to anyone in need
She united in marriage to Lewis E. Dobson May 9, 2009.
Besides her husband, she is survived by two sons: Craig Janes of Dallas, Texas and Steven Janes and wife, Carrie of Jamestown; two grandchildren: Leticia Janes Reynolds and husband, Adam of Campbellsville, Samuel Janes and wife, Hannah of Lexington; two step-grandchildren: Elizabeth Hopper and husband, Jansen and Jacob Phelps of Jamestown; two great-grandchildren: Delaney Catherine Staton and Noah Reynolds; two brothers: Damon A. Newton of Tipp City, Ohio and James L. Newton and wife, Sondra of Ludlow Falls, Ohio; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by one brother, Woodruff “Woody” L. Newton.
VISITATION: 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M., Monday, August 12, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Monday, August 12, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. James E. Jones
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO TAYLOR COUNTY GOOD SAMARITANS OR THE ST. JUDE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Johnnie Pennington of Mannsville, son of the late Vance Pennington and Helen Belton Pennington, was born April 7, 1938 in Casey County, Kentucky. He died at 9:15 A.M., Tuesday, August 6, 2019 in Campbellsville. Age: 81
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Mannsville Christian Church.
Johnnie retired his comb and shears after over sixty years of telling stories and sharing laughs with all who sat in his chair. For more than fifty years, if you couldn’t find him in the barbershop, he could be found selling cars from his lot. Johnnie served on the school board for twenty-one years and was also a member of the Elkhorn Masonic Lodge #568 F&AM. His smile and wave will always be remembered in the Mannsville Community and his good natured personality will be missed.
He united in marriage to Dorothy Larimore in 1963.
Besides his wife, Dorothy Pennington of Campbellsville, he is survived by three sons and one daughter: Barry Pennington and wife, Rhonda, Terry Pennington, Brad Pennington and Bridgett Rodgers and husband, Ricky of Campbellsville; four grandchildren: Olivia Feltner and husband, Matt, Gabby Benningfield and husband, Clay, Braxton Pennington and Joey Benham; one step grandson, Clint Rodgers and wife, Elizabeth; six great-grandchildren: Lenox Feltner, Ledger Feltner, Penny Benningfield, Ellie Benningfield, Amaurie Benham and Ivory Benham; three step great-grandchildren: Cailie Rodgers, Edward Rodgers and Grant Rodgers; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters: Myra Roberts March 19, 2001 and Margaret Gabehart September 10, 2008 and a step-grandson, Christopher Robin “Buzz” Rodgers August 30, 2018.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Friday, August 9, 2019 Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. Kenny Dotson and Bro. Jimmie Knifley
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION OR HOSPARUS OF GREEN RIVER AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME