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John Russell Gilbert, 50

Posted by on Dec 1, 2018


Mr. John Russell Gilbert of Campbellsville passed away at his home on Friday, November 30, 2018. Born on February 20, 1968 to James Robert and the late Ruth Ann (Maze) Gilbert, he was 50 years, 9 months, and 10 days of age. He was a carpenter by trade and enjoyed being a fix-it man and painter to his family and friends. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Church of God faith.

He leaves to mourn his passing:

Four children: Amber Nichole Gilbert of Raywick, and Jarred Gilbert, Chase Gilbert, and Angelina Gilbert, all of Campbellsville,

His father and stepmother: James and Betty Ann Gilbert of Bradfordsville,

Five siblings: Cynthia Thomas of Lebanon, James Michael Gilbert, David Shawn Gilbert, and Melissa Dawn Gilbert, all of Bradfordsville, and Laura Savannah Gilbert of Louisville,

Three grandchildren: Lexi Gabehart, Logan Pritchard, and Katlyn Wheatley,

And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Kyle Collett and Rider Collett.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life Mr. Gilbert on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 1:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Evan Tedder will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Elkhorn Cemetery, Elk Horn Loop Rd, Elk Horn, KY.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, Dec. 3, after 10:00 AM until time for the service.

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Mildred Hardee Willson

Posted by on Nov 26, 2018

Mildred Hardee Willson of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Charles Otis Hardee and Rubye Arlene Adams Hardee, was born July 1, 1925 in Pearl River County, Mississippi. She died at 7:50 A.M., Sunday, November 25, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 93
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville Baptist Church.
Mildred was co-owner of Willson’s Blue Bunny with her husband, George. They also owned and operated three other shops in Florida after moving there for several years.
Mildred united in marriage to George H. Willson June 1, 1947 and he preceded her in death October 28, 2001.
She was a loving and devoted wife to her beloved husband, George.
She is survived by special friends and caregivers: Shirley Buckner and Shirley Bright of Campbellsville, the Blue Bunny girls and many other friends.
She was preceded in death by a chosen daughter, Barbara Dabney and a sister, Gertrude Olivia Hardee.
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VISITATION: 11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. James E. Jones
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
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Mike Doss, 54

Posted by on Nov 25, 2018

Michael L. “Mike” Doss of Columbia, the son of the late Donald and Virginia Lee Doss, was born Monday, April 13, 1964 in Frankfort, KY and departed this life on Friday, November 23, 2018 in Columbia at his home. He was 54 years, 7 months and 11 days of age.
He was a contract painter and was of the Church of Christ Faith.
He is survived by his wife: Linda Turner Doss of Columbia; a son: John M. Doss of Columbia; three step-children: Jason Turner of Antioch, TN, Matthew Turner and wife Carrie of Campbellsville and Ashley Murphy and husband Jr of Columbia; a brother: Lewis Doss of Liberty; two sisters: Donna Taylor and husband Ricky of Columbia and June Anderson and husband Sam of Campbellsville; four step-grandchildren: Katelyn, Ethan and Kayden Murphy and Ryan Hogan and a host of other relatives and friends.
The funeral service for Michael L. “Mike” Doss will be conducted Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. CST (Columbia Time) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville with burial to follow in the Haven Hill Cemetery in Columbia.
Visitation after 10:30 A.M. CST (Columbia Time) on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the funeral expense fund, which can be made at the funeral home or online at www.lrpetty.com

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James “Jim” William Marrs

Posted by on Nov 25, 2018

James “Jim” William Marrs of Campbellsville, son of the late Howard Marrs and Ester “Tillie” Leger Marrs, was born March 5, 1953 in Floyd County, Indiana. He died at 3:58 P.M., Friday, November 23, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 65
James professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. He was a retired farmer who could be described as a hard working man. James enjoyed playing his guitar and could draw a crowd by his larger than life personality. When he was able he enjoyed hunting, trapping and fishing. James also enjoyed learning of his family genealogy and family history. Above all he was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He united in marriage to Linda Robertson March 10, 1974. She preceded him in death January 25, 2015.
He is survived by one son and two daughters: James William Marrs Jr. and wife, Desiree and Mary Kendall and husband, Jimmy Kendall II of Campbellsville and Angela Akin of Greensburg; twelve grandchildren: Bradley Madden and wife, Angie and Jamie Madden of Salem, Indiana, Pamela Collins, Josh Kendall, Joe Kendall, Jonah Kendall and wife, Amber, Hailey Kendall, Jesse Kendall, Meghan Marrs, Emily Marrs and Ava Marrs all of Campbellsville and Alexander Marrs of Lebanon; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters and two brothers: Betty Bryant and husband, Lonnie of New Albany, Indiana, Benny Marrs and wife, Debbie of Fredericksburg, Indiana, Jane Senn and husband, Raymond of Milltown, Indiana and George Marrs and wife, Rhonda of Campbellsville; brothers and sisters-in-law: Marvin Robertson and wife, Elaine of Louisville, Jim Abrams of Pekin, Indiana, Robbie Robertson of Sellersburg, Indiana, Eddie Robertson and wife, Donna of Elizabeth, Indiana, and Melissa Neese of Marengo, Indiana; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers: Lewis Edward Marrs in infancy and John Marrs.

VISITATION: After 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. Michael Goodwin

BURIAL: Salem Baptist Church Cemetery

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Sharon Raikes, 64

Posted by on Nov 25, 2018

Sharon Elaine Raikes, of the Mannsville Community, the daughter Phyllis Warden of North Carolina and the late Howard “Red” Stayton, was born Tuesday, June 15, 1965 in Crawfordsville, Indiana and departed this life on Friday, November 23, 2018 in Lebanon at the Cedars of Lebanon Nursing Home. She was 64 years, 5 months and 9 days of age.
She had made a profession of Faith in Christ and attended the International Gospel Lighthouse in Acton and was a homemaker.
Besides her mother, she is survived by a daughter: Jessica Raikes of Greensburg; a son: Bryan Raikes and wife Melissa Raikes of Mannsville; four grandchildren: Lexi Raikes, Avery Raikes, Kaine Morgan and Gracie Morgan and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter: Chloe Raikes.
The funeral service for Sharon Eliane Raikes will be Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Merrimac Cemetery with Sister Anna Overstreet officiating.
Family requests visitation after 10 A.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the Funeral Expense Fund, which can be made at the funeral home or online at lrpetty.com “How Can I Help Tab” on the homepage.

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Dorothy Williams

Posted by on Nov 25, 2018

Dorothy Williams of Campbellsville, daughter of the late William Buck Dudgeon and Bertha Mae Watson Dudgeon was born January 26, 1932 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 12:15 P.M., Saturday, November 24, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 86
Dorothy professed faith in Christ and was of the Methodist Faith.
She was a homemaker who was a fantastic cook and loved feeding and spending time with her family, especially the grandchildren. She was a loving Mother and could always see the good in people.
She united in marriage to Roy Oscar Williams Jr. May 18, 1953. He preceded her in death November 23, 2006.
She is survived by one daughter and three sons: Debbie Claycomb of Harrodsburg, Buster Williams and Mike Williams of Campbellsville and Darrell Williams and wife, Charlotte of Tullahoma, Tennessee; seven grandchildren: Julie Davis and husband, Adrian of Liberty, Cheryl Deason and husband John of Campbellsville, Scott Claycomb and wife, Heather of Lexington, Jeff Claycomb and wife, Crimson of Harrodsburg, Amy Hisle of Lexington, J. P. Crabtree and wife, Annette of Clarksville, Tennessee and Alex Williams of Tullahoma, Tennessee; twelve great-grand-children: Logan Williams, Alyssa Davis, Destiny Deason, Adam Davis, Gage Mills, Chloe Crabtree, Emma Hisle, Sophia Crabtree, Laci Deason, Sadie Davis, Kaydance Logue and Kendyl Claycomb; one sister, Carolyn Gaines of Campbellsville; one brother, Robert Earl Dudgeon and wife, Helen of Crossville, Tennessee; a special friend, Renee O’Banion of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by one sister and three brothers: Margaret Jenkins, Bill Dudgeon, James Dudgeon and Don Dudgeon

VISITATION: 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M., Monday, November 26, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Monday, November 26, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Don Gowin
BURIAL: Lebanon National Cemetery

PALLBEARERS:
Jeff Claycomb
Scott Claycomb
John Deason
Billy Jenkins
Alex Williams
Logan Williams

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

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Patricia “Patsy” Lanham

Posted by on Nov 21, 2018

Patricia “Patsy” Lanham of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Betty Jean Moore Nelson and Jesse Ray Jones, was born February 3, 1965 in Marion County, Kentucky. She died Saturday, November 17, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 53
Patsy professed faith in Christ and attended Mt. Washington Baptist Church.
She was a former employee of Dairy Queen and Hardees in Lebanon.
She is survived by one brother, Ollie Jones of Campbellsville; one half-brother, Brian Nelson of Campbellsville; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Danny Jones on January 31, 2003 and grandparents, Alfred Clever Moore and Virgie Elizabeth Moore.
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VISITATION: 5:00-8:00 P.M., Friday, November 23, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. J. Alvin Hardy
BURIAL: Benningfield Cemetery
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO BENNINGFIELD CEMETERY OR GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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Jack Eastridge

Posted by on Nov 21, 2018

Jack Eastridge of Elk Horn, son of the late M. C. Eastridge and Dora Barr Eastridge, was born January 18, 1934 in Adair County, Kentucky. He died at 12:15 P.M., Tuesday, November 20, 2018 in Elk Horn. Age: 84
He professed faith in Christ and attended Mt. Zion Church of God. He had also served as a Deacon for thirty-one years while attending Mt. Washington Baptist Church.
Jack was a retired dairy and grain farmer and loved every aspect of farming, as well as hunting birds, raccoons and rabbits. When not out farming or hunting, he could be found sitting at the kitchen table, looking out at his cattle and the countryside. Even with such hardworking and honest traits, he was still a huge cut-up and loved to joke around.
He united in marriage to Wyeneth Humphress on December 24, 1953.
Besides his wife, Wyeneth Eastridge of Elk Horn, he is survived by four sons and one daughter: Terry Eastridge and wife, Kelly, Debbie Payne and husband, Travis “TJ” and Darrel Eastridge and wife, Lisa of Campbellsville, Greg Eastridge and wife, Janet of Catlettsburg and Doug Eastridge of Harriman, Tennesse; six grandchildren: Jonathan Eastridge and wife, Crystal and Susan Trimble and husband, Nick of Ashland, Cory Eastridge, Tyler Payne and RonniBeth Payne of Campbellsville and Jaclyn Ellis and husband, Austan of Bowling Green; one step-granddaughter, Amanda Luckett of Campbellsville; two great-grandchildren: Zoey Trimble and Sadie Trimble of Ashland; two step-great-grandchildren: Abby Brisko and Drew Cross of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by a daughter in infancy, Donna Eastridge and four brothers and nine sisters: Malcolm Eastridge, Coy Eastridge, Bradley Eastridge, Arthur Eastridge, Gustene Smith, Rosa Robison, Edith Carroll, Edna Christie, Bonnie Thompson, Perna Carroll, Jewell Humphress, Irene Gabehart and Christine Gabehart.

VISITATION: 4:00-8:00 P.M., Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. Doug Roberts and Bro. Donnie Blick

BURIAL: Eastridge Cemetery

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Carmen Malone

Posted by on Nov 19, 2018

Carmen Malone of Campbellsville, daughter of the late John Shelby Lemmon and Betty Ann Brockman Lemmon, was born June 24, 1934 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 8:14 A.M., Monday, November 19, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 84
Carmen professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
As a homemaker, Carmen’s house was always very well kept and well organized. She truly enjoyed taking care of her family and that naturally carried over into her care of children at the Kiddieland Daycare where she was loved. Carmen also enjoyed spending time with friends and line dancing.
She united in marriage to William Logan “PeeWee” Malone , Jr. August 15, 1952 and he preceded her in death June 21, 2004.
She is survived by one son and one daughter: Ricky Malone and wife, Mona and Vickie Malone of Campbellsville; two grandchildren: Andrea Prewitt and husband, Tom of Massillon, Ohio and Jason Malone and fiancée, Tiffany Cox of Campbellsville; three step-grandchildren: Elizabeth Williams and husband, Zac of Lexington, Chrissy Martin and husband, Saint of Richmond and Bekah Jeffries and husband, Justin of Lexington; four great-grandchildren: Logan Prewitt, Taylor Prewitt, Reese Prewitt and Lane Prewitt of Ohio; four step-great-grandchildren: Haley Williams, Tre Martin, Griffin Jeffries and Sebastian Jeffries; one brother, Ronnie Lemmon and wife, JoEllen of Campbellsville; one brother-in-law, Ancil Reynolds of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Jewell Reynolds.
The Malone family would like to express their thanks for the care received by the Staffs at Grandview Nursing & Rehab, Taylor Regional Hospital, Dr. Dixon, Dr. Nelson and Dr. Graves.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Friday, November 23, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Paul J. Dicken
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
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Gerald Hodges “Hodge” Skaggs

Posted by on Nov 19, 2018

Gerald Hodges “Hodge” Skaggs of Campbellsville, son of the late Ernest Hamilton Skaggs and Annie Elizabeth Matherly Skaggs was born November 26, 1929 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 9:30 P.M., Saturday, November 17, 2018 in Campbellsville. Age: 88
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Bible Baptist Tabernacle.
He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict having served his country honorably in the United States Navy.
Hodge retired from Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville after some forty years of service.
He loved the outdoors and could often be found wading, fishing or hunting wild mushrooms when he was not spending time with his grandchildren and the rest of his family.
Hodge united in marriage to Dimple Sallee June 28, 1958 and she preceded him in death May 12, 1992.
He is survived by one daughter, Cindy Doss of Campbellsville; five grandchildren: Andrea Smith Finn and husband, Jordan, Jackie Smith and Chelsey Doss Thompson of Campbellsville, Thomas Smith and wife, Chanelle of Louisville and Katie Doss Evans and husband, Dalen of Hendersonville, Tennessee; thirteen great-grandchildren: Kylee Cox, Evan Finn, Carson Smith, Camden Finn, Layne Fisher, Parker Hamilton, Owen Thompson, Kadynn Smith, Ella Ferguson, Willa Thompson, Dansby Thompson, Nash Evans and Merritt Smith; a special friend, Betty Myers; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Besides his wife, Dimple Skaggs he is preceded in death by a son, Jerry Thomas Skaggs; four brothers and one sister: Ted Skaggs, Thomas Hamilton Skaggs, Lee Skaggs, Jimmy Skaggs and Virginia Skaggs and a son-in-law, Jerry Doss.
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VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Pastor Bob Cutler
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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