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Eva Deener

Posted by on Oct 9, 2017

Eva Deener of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Garrett Sanders Hedgespeth and Harriet Edna Bennett Hedgespeth, was born August 10, 1915, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 1:36 P.M., Saturday, October 7, 2017 in Campbellsville. Age: 102
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church.
Eva united in marriage to Walter Deener August 27, 1932 and he preceded her in death April 17, 1987.
She had a servant heart and would always greet you with a smile.
She is survived by one daughter, Christine Hall of Campbellsville; one grandson, David Hall and wife, Donna of Campbellsville; one grandson-in-law, Donald Weeks of Indiana; one great-granddaughter, Chloe Eva Hall of Campbellsville; two brothers-in-law and two sisters-in-law: W.H. Morris of Louisville, Oralee Morris and Colby and Gloria Deener of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Dr. Bobbie Jean Hall December 28, 2013, a grandson, Stephen Hall December 4, 1964 and a son-in-law, Rev. Gene Hall on August 9, 2014.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. Mike O’Neal
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Frances McVay Russell Sprowles

Posted by on Oct 9, 2017

Frances McVay Russell Sprowles of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Winslow Nelson McVay and Lula Pearl Holt McVay, was born April 20, 1928 in Taylor County, Kentucky.
She died at 10:29 P.M., Saturday, October 7, 2017 in Campbellsville. Age: 89
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of First United Methodist Church.
Frances was a people person and enjoyed attending church programs with family and friends.
After moving to Bluegrass Way, she was eagerly involved in the many activities offered, especially the morning devotionals, bingo and rook. When she was able, she enjoyed feeding the birds and working in her flowers and had always had a green thumb. She was an avid UK fan and wouldn’t miss a game on TV; she even dressed up for them. She also enjoyed traveling with her husband of thirty-one years, George and family. After his death, she looked forward to being reunited with him.
Frances united in marriage to George H. Sprowles on September 1, 1973. He preceded her in death on June 5, 2004 and she loved him dearly until her death.
She is survived by one daughter and three sons: Lana Helm and husband, David, Mike Russell and wife, Joyce, Stephen Russell and wife, Linda and Eddie Sprowles and wife, Vickie of Campbellsville; six grandchildren: Shana Crabtree and husband, Allen, Dana Dudgeon and husband, David, Brian Helm and wife, Marcie, Isaac Russell and wife, Rebekah, Bridget Helm, and Trevor Sprowles; seven great-grandchildren: Molly Crabtree, Colin Helm, Andrew Helm, Aidan Cox, Ethan Cox, Keegan Cox, and Avery Cox; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Bobby Sprowles, and two sisters and a brother: Dorothy McVay Richerson, Ella McVay Moss, and Russell McVay.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. Neil Salvaterra and Rev. Mitch Ash
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery

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Sandra Dee Mills, 52

Posted by on Oct 7, 2017

Mrs. Sandra Dee Mills passed away on Friday, October 6, 2017 at her home in Campbellsville after an illness. Born on February 23, 1965 in Ft. Thomas, KY to Frank Mills, Jr. and the late Carolyn (Woolum) Mills, she was 52 years, 7 months, and 13 days of age. She was a Regional Director of the Texas Medical Diagnostic Center and was a proud mother and grandmother. She professed faith in Christ and was of the Pentecostal faith. She loved spending time with her family, and often took them on shopping excursions, camping, fishing, or anything else she could think of to bring everyone together. Handy at home improvement projects, she also found solace in nature, and was gifted at making flower arrangements or other crafts.

She leaves to cherish her memory:

Four children: Kimberly Sims of Campbellsville, Brandon Sears and wife Dana of Elizabethtown, Jennifer Sears of Campbellsville, and Casey Sears of Campbellsville,

Her father: Frank Mills, Jr. of Eddy, Texas,

Four siblings: Herma Turner and husband Bob of Texas, Charles Mills and wife Lavita of Arkansas, Maggie Maddox of Covington, and Rebecca Traylor and husband Jeff of Elsmere,

Six grandchildren (with a seventh on the way),

And a host of extended family and friends.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Mills on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Bob Turner will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Brookside Cemetery, West Main St, Campbellsville, KY.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, Oct. 8, from 12:00 noon until time for the service.

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Donald Penn Gaines

Posted by on Oct 6, 2017

Donald Penn Gaines of Campbellsville, son of the late Lee Gaines and Lorena Russell Gaines, was born April 16, 1939, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the age of 78.
He was a member of Fairview Baptist Church in Mannsville.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Arthur “A.R.” Russell Gaines and his wife, Betty Ann and a step-daughter, Deidre Beene.
He joined the Kentucky National Guard while still in high school and served for eight years. He attended Falls Business College in Nashville, Tennessee and after coming back to Campbellsville, worked at Citizens Bank. He later started working at Production Credit. He appraised real estate for First Federal Bank (now Community Trust Bank) for more than thirty years and also served on their Board for twenty-one years. He also served as City Clerk from 1980 – 1990. He has built and sold more than forty houses.
Donald was a member of the Elk Horn Masonic Lodge # 568 F & AM and was also active in the Shriners. He served on the Taylor County Conservation District Board for thirty-seven years and also served two terms as a Commissioner in the Kentucky Soil and Water Conservation Commission from 1997 – 2005.
Donald’s passion for farming has existed for as long as he can remember. He has owned and operated farms in Taylor, Adair, Green, Clinton and Casey Counties and his farm enterprises included tobacco, corn, soybeans and beef cattle.
He is survived by his wife of thirty-five years, Carolyn; daughter, Delia Williams (Doug); one step-daughter, Stephanie Turner Kearney (Michael) of Grosbeck, Texas;
five step-grandchildren: Kevin Williams (Jen), Alex (Bethany), Alex Beene, Allison Kearney and Jordan Kearney; one step-son-in-law, Anthony Beene; one brother and one sister; David Gaines (Betty Sue) of Frankfort and Margaret Fain (Bernard) of Campbellsville.
He also leaves behind many nieces, nephews and friends.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Don Gowin
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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David Cable

Posted by on Oct 6, 2017

David Cable of Campbellsville, son of the late John B. Cable and Mary Ellen Cave Cable, was born October 13, 1951, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 2:40 P.M., Wednesday, October 4, 2017 in Louisville. Age: 65
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Meadowview Baptist Church where he served 28years working as a Custodian, Sunday School Teacher, Trustee and Deacon.
He served his country honorably in the United States Army. After returning from his tour of duty in the army, David spent the next 45 years working at Green River Ford, Alex Montgomery and Don Franklin in the parts departments.
David lived a life of dedication and devotion, a life firmly grounded in his walk with Christ as made manifest in the generosity and loyalty he gave to his relationships with his family and friends. David was deeply committed to his wife, Debbie and their son, Jason. His life was one of discipline and purpose; balanced with compassion and a fun loving, upbeat, optimistic spirit.
He loved the Louisville Cardinals, Richard Petty and Nascar.
David united in marriage to Debbie Swafford May 11, 1974.
Besides his wife, Debbie Cable, he is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Jason and Cindy Cable; one granddaughter, Mariah Cable; two step-granddaughters: Megan Shively and Sydney Shively; one step great-grandson, KeKe Miller, all of Campbellsville; two brothers and one sister: Thomas Lee Cable and wife, Vicky of Atlanta, Georgia, John D. Cable and wife, Debby of Bowling Green and Anna Sue Wheatley and husband, Cleve of Campbellsville;
several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Monday, October 9, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Brent Gupton and Dr. James E. Jones
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES OR THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Hilda Mae Johnson Cleaver, 85

Posted by on Oct 5, 2017

Mrs. Hilda Mae (Gribbons) Johnson Cleaver of Campbellsville entered into rest on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at her home after an extended illness. Born on May 5, 1932 to the late Roy and Leena (Childers) Gribbons, she was 85 years, 4 months, and 30 days of age. Mrs. Cleaver graduated from Campbellsville College and was a retired LPN with over 17 years of service at Medco and over 5 years at Jane Todd Crawford Hospital. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Lowell Avenue Baptist Church.

She leaves to cherish her memory:

Her husband of nearly 26 years: Larry Cleaver, Sr. of Campbellsville,

Five children: Beverly Johnson Cox of Campbellsville, Timothy Johnson of Campbellsville, Charlie Wayne Cleave and wife Beverly of Indiana, Larry Wayne Cleaver, Jr. of Indiana, and Kathy Danaham and husband Tom of Illinois,

Six grandchildren,

A host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren,

And several other family and close friends.

Besides her parents, she was also preceded in death by four sisters, Pearl Garrett, Lula Bright, Jean Hughes, and Mildred Payne; and two grandchildren, Michael Johnson and Joseph Johnson; a great-grandchild, Kasey Michelle Upchurch; and a daughter-in-law, Nadine Johnson.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Cleaver on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Rev. Kathy Danaham will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Washington Cemetery, Saloma Rd, Campbellsville, KY.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 5:00-8:00 PM.

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Denesa Veatch

Posted by on Oct 5, 2017

Denesa Veatch of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Caleb Harlin Burton and Imogene Pendleton Burton, was born March 21, 1963, in Adair County, Kentucky. She died at 8:30 A.M., Wednesday, October 4, 2017 in Campbellsville. Age: 54
She professed faith in Christ and attended Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church. She was very crafty and even more so around the holidays, but her grandkids were her true passion.
Denesa united in marriage to Bobby Veatch May 1, 1981.
Besides her husband, Bobby Veatch of Campbellsville, she is survived by one son and one daughter: Blake Veatch and Whitney Veatch; three grandchildren: Graeson Veatch, Kyndall Wood and Jax Veatch; one brother and one sister: Jimmy Burton and wife, Julie and Donna Bryant and husband, Dickie of Columbia; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Timothy Harlin Burton.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Friday, October 6, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 AM., Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Steve Skaggs
BURIAL: New Market Cemetery, Marion County, Kentucky

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Gracie Wood

Posted by on Oct 4, 2017

Gracie Wood of Elk Horn, daughter of the late Fletcher Gaddis and Frances Holmes Gaddis, was born August 13, 1925 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 10:40 P.M., Tuesday, October 3, 2017 in Elk Horn. Age: 92
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Stoner Creek United Methodist Church.
Gracie united in marriage to Dueard Gabehart, who preceded her in death in 1949.
She later united in marriage to Eugene Wood December 16, 1966 and he preceded her in death May 13, 1990.
She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville.
She is survived by three daughters: Dorothy Sheene and husband, Johnny of Danville, Chrystal Gribbins and husband, Jack Arnold of Columbia and Selena Hudson Bagby and husband, Olen of Campbellsville; one step-daughter, LuAnn Grant of Columbia; three granddaughters; seven great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Rev. Irvin Gaddis, one half –brother, Clarence Gaddis, one half-sister, Gertie Wilson and a step-son, Michael Wood.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Friday, October 6, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Olen Bagby
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Richard Hord

Posted by on Oct 4, 2017

Richard Hord of Campbellsville, son of Shirley Berry Hord and the late Richard C. Hord, was born September 6, 1962, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 11:58 A.M., Sunday, October 1, 2017 in Louisville. Age: 55
Richard was a follower of Jesus and was a member of South Campbellsville Baptist Church. He cherished his time as a bus driver for Taylor County Schools over the past twelve years. He also worked for Blue Grass Way as maintenance
Technician and cherished the residents during his many years of service there. He held a successful business in home improvements in years past serving many clients in Campbellsville.
He united in marriage to Dee Dee Martin June 11, 1982.
Aside from his wife, Dee Dee Hord of Campbellsville, he is survived by two sons:
Brandon Hord and wife, Katie of Florence, Kentucky and Corey Hord and wife, Stacee of Owasso, Oklahoma; three granddaughters and two grandsons: Taylor Hord, Caden Hord and Cameron Smith of Florence, Kentucky and Adalee Hord and Zooey Hord of Owasso, Oklahoma; mother, Shirley Hord of Campbellsville; one sister and two brothers: Terry Hord and wife, Annette, Janet Bragg and husband, Ross and Teddy Hord of Campbellsville; one niece and one nephew: Tyler Bragg and Alexis Bragg of Campbellsville; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Wallace and Sandy Martin of Georgetown; two fur babies: Pagni and Graycee and
many other relatives and friends.
Richard was a beloved member of the community. He was a blue-collar man that was a carpenter at heart who never took shortcuts. He took pride in the quality of his work. He loved honeybees and was an avid hobbyist of beekeeping. He also had an adoration for Ford Thunderbirds and cherished his 1978 Diamond Jubilee edition.
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VISITATION: 1:00 P.M., Saturday, October 7, 2017 at his farm located at 482 Collins Lane, Campbellsville, Kentucky
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Saturday, October 7, 2017 at his farm Located at 482 Collins Lane, Campbellsville, Kentucky by Rev. Shaun Caudill
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
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William Derrell Willoughby, 57

Posted by on Oct 3, 2017

William Derrell “Willie D” Willoughby, Jr, of Campbellsville the son of William Derrell Willoughby, Sr of Campbellsville and the late Virginia “Jennie” Smothers Willoughby, was born Sunday, May 8, 1960 in Scottsville, KY and departed this life on Sunday, October 1, 2017 in Evansville, Indiana at the Select Specialty Hospital. He was 57 years, 4 months and 24 days of age.
He was of the Baptist Faith. He was a former employee for Batesville Casket Company, UPS and Fleetwood all in Campbellsville and loved University of Kentucky sports.
Besides his father he is survived by a sister: Tami Harmon and husband Kevin of Campbellsville; a niece: Sarah Parsons, two nephews: Lucan Parsons and Wyatt Parsons, all of Campbellsville and a host of other relatives and friends.
At the request of “Willie D”, cremation rites were conducted by L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville.
There will be no public visitation or funeral service at this time.

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