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Richard David McWhorter

Posted by on Jul 3, 2002

Richard David McWhorter Sr. of Boca Raton, Florida, formerly of Campbellsville, Kentucky, son of the late Lucian Alvin McWhorter and Elymus Hardin McWhorter, was born in Adair County, Kentucky, November 10, 1916. He died at 9:00 A.M., Tuesday, July 2, 2002, in Boca Raton, Florida. Age: 85 He had professed faith in Christ and was a charter member of the Woodlawn Christian Church in Campbellsville, Kentucky, and one of the teachers of The Searchlighters Sunday School Class. Currently he was a member of the Community Christian Church in West Palm Beach, Florida, where he served as a Deacon and one of the teachers of the Lamplighters Sunday School Class.He was a member of Company F, 113th QM Kentucky National Guard when ordered into the United States Army in December 1940. He served honorably until discharged in 1951 as a Major, assigned to the Ordnance Corps, United States Army.He was a salesman in the Central Kentucky Area for Belknap Hardware Company, Louisville, Kentucky, for some thirty-five years before his retirement.He was a 1934 Graduate of Taylor County High School and attended Campbellsville University, University of Louisville, and the University of Indiana.He was a charter member of the Campbellsville-Taylor County Industrial Foundation, Campbellsville Country Club, Campbellsville Kiwanis Club, and Campbellsville-Taylor County Chamber of Commerce, where he served as president. In Boca Raton, he served on the Board of Managers, Sweetwater Homeowner Association, and was a delegate to the West Boca Community Council.He was united in marriage on July 27, 1947, to Lena Miller who preceded him in death May 29, 1996. He is survived by one daughter son-in-law and one son and daughter-in-law: Joan McWhorter Baker James P. Baker of Boca Raton, Florida and Richard David McWhorter Jr. Mary E. McWhorter of Richmond, Virginia; three grandsons and two granddaughters: Richard David McWhorter III, Paul Joseph McWhorter, and Danielle Joy McWhorter of Richmond, Virginia and John Preston Baker and Elizabeth Miller Baker of Boca Raton, Florida; several other relatives and many friends.FUNERAL SERVICES: 5:30 P.M., Saturday, July 6th at the Woodlawn Christian Church in Campbellsville by Dr. Paul W. Patton and Minister Ken KerstenBURIAL: Brookside Cemetery with Full Military Honors by Marion County Veterans Honor Guard

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Joan Barnett Ford, age 57

Posted by on Jul 3, 2002

#65279;Mrs. Joan Ford, age 57, of Elkhorn Road, Campbellsville, died Tuesday, July 2, 2002 at the Taylor County Hospital after an illness.She is survived by her husband, Raymond Ford and one son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Rebecca Fisher of Lebanon and one daughter and son-in-law, Tracy and Michael Phillips of Campbellsville, one step son and daughter-in-law Craig and Dejuana Ford of Campbellsville, onegrandchild, Mariah Holmes and two step-grandchildren, Cody and Tanner Ford,one brother and three sisters, Tommy Barnett Jr. of Lexington, Bonnie Barnett of Campbellsville, Donna Cox and Tina Estes both of Greensburg also survives along with a host of friends.Funeral services for Mrs. Joan Ford will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, July 5, 2002 at theLyon-DeWitt Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. The family request visitation after 6:00 P.M. Thursday at Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home.

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J. P. Jardine

Posted by on Jun 21, 2002

J. P. Jardine, 78, of 712 Cottage Court in Campbellsville, died Monday, June 17, 2002 in Campbellsville.He was a retired Music Professor of Campbellsville University and Bluefield College and the former Minister of Music of Campbellsville Baptist Church.He was the son of the late Robert John and Goldie Brown Jardine of Douglas, Georgia.He is survived by Dan and Linda Hayes, Adam and Melinda Hayes, Amy and Jerry Colvin all of Campbellsville; Dr. Breece and Julie Hayes of Liberty; one brother and sister-in-law, Adrian and Frances Jardine of Douglas, Georgia; one nephew, Andrew Jardine; two nieces, Luellen Nissen and Mary Elizabeth Dowling; a vast number of former students, former colleagues and friends. He was preceded in death by one brother, Dumar Jardine and a nephew Dumar Jardine Jr.Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Friday, June 21, 2002 at the Parrott Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville with Jim Clark, Tom Ed Moore, Jerry Naff, Jay Padgett and Dr. J. Chester Badgett assisting in the service. Entombment will be in the Brookside Mausoleum.Pallbearers: Dr. Breece Hayes, Dr. Wesley Roberts, Dr. Mark Bradley, Dr. Jim Moore, Dr. David McCullough, Floyd Farmer.Honorary Pallbearers: Onva Hayes, Robert Stephens, Dr. Primo DelGado, Vernon Cherrix., Dr. Robert Gaddis, Dr. Kenneth Martin, Nevalyn Moore.

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Tommy Porter

Posted by on Jun 12, 2002

Tommy Porter of Owl Creek Road, Campbellsville, son of Carl Porter and Edna Lawson Porter, was born June 6, 1941, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 10:10 A.M., Wednesday, June 12, 2002, in Campbellsville.Age: 61.He was a member of the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church.He taught Machine Tool Technology at the Green County Area Technology Center and was active in the VICA program having advised many students in award winning competitions.He was also an avid farmer.He united in marriage to Opal Wise December 5, 1959, at Our Lady of the Hills Catholic Church in Finley.Besides his wife, Opal Porter of Owl Creek Road, Campbellsville, he is survived by three sons and their wives: Gary and Tammy Porter, Richard and Amy Porter, and Barry and Michelle Porter of Campbellsville; six grandchildren: Candy Porter, Brandon Porter, Chase Porter, Clay Porter, Matthew Porter, and Emily Porter of Campbellsville; his parents, Carl and Edna Porter of Finley a sister, Jean Porter of Finley and many other relatives and friends.FUNERAL SERVICES: 10:00 A.M., Friday, June14th, at Our Lady of the Hills Catholic Church in Finley by Rev. Jeffrey P. LegerBURIAL:Our Lady of the Hills Catholic Church Cemetery

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Jean-Marc Edward Daniels

Posted by on Jun 5, 2002

Jean-Marc Edward Daniels of Saloma Road, Campbellsville, son of Marc Daniels and Brenda Lockard Daniels, was born in Dover, Delaware, October 14, 1971. He died at 9:04 A.M., Tuesday, June 4, 2002, as the result of an automobile accident 4.2 miles west of Campbellsville on Highway 210. Age: 30He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church.He was a telecommunications manager for Insight Communications.He united in marriage to Tina Kay Johnson May 13, 1995. Besides his wife, Tina Kay Daniels of Saloma Road, Campbellsville, he is survived by one daughter, Mary Elizabeth Daniels of Campbellsville; an unborn son, Cameron Daniels; parents, Marc Brenda Daniels of Campbellsville; grandmother, Margaret Daniels of Louisville; one brother his wife, Michael Patrick Kelli Howard Daniels son, Kyler of Campbellsville; mother father-in-law, Lou Mike McNay of Campbellsville; father-in-law, Wayne Johnson Sr. of Liberty; brother-in-law his wife, Wayne Marsha Johnson son, Tristan of Louisville; several other relatives and many friends. FUNERAL SERVICES: 11:00 A.M., Saturday, June 8th at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Campbellsville by Rev. Jeffrey P. Leger BURIAL: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church Cemetery

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James W. Durham

Posted by on Jun 3, 2002

James W. Durham of Smith Ridge Road, Campbellsville, son of the late Rollie Durham and Ella Williams Durham, was born March 19, 1922, in Bell County, Kentucky. He died at 6:45 A.M., Saturday, June 1, 2002, in Lexington. Age: 80.He had professed faith in Christ and was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church.He was a retired truck driver. He was a veteran of World War II, having served his country in the United States Army.He united in marriage to Estell Partin March 26, 1946.Besides his wife, Estell Partin Durham of Smith Ridge Road, Campbellsville, he is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law: Rev. Jim and Sue Durham and Mike and Sandy Durham of Campbellsville; five grandchildren: Kevin Lee Durham and Jamie Sue Durham of Campbellsville, Bobbie Kaye Gaines of Lexington, Tommy O. Durham of Somerset, and Misty Lee Warren of Mt. Sherman; seven great-grandchildren: Kelly Michael Durham and Phil Durham of Campbellsville, Heather Nicole Martin, Tyler Wayne Martin and Tiffany Michelle Martin of Lexington, Austin Durham of Bowling Green, and Natalie Michelle Warren of Mt. Sherman; three brothers and three sisters: Robert Durham of Glen Estes, OH, Lucy Taylor of Lexington, Mary Ruth Cook of Louisville, Hannah Gorby of Atlanta, John Sherman Durham of Corbin, and Willie Frank Durham of Taswell, TN; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by one grandson: Michael David Durham on May 4, 1977; one sister and one infant brother: Ruby Warren and Clayton Durham. FUNERAL SERVICES: 10:00 A.M., Monday, June 3rd at the Parrott Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. G. Ted Taylor and Dr. James E. JonesBURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

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Vera Pike Long

Posted by on Jun 3, 2002

Vera Pike Long of Beechwood Drive Campbellsville, daughter of the late Marcus Pike and Addie Antle Pike was born January 13, 1910, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 11:15 A.M., Monday, June 3, 2002, in Campbellsville. Age: 92.She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the First United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir for over fifty years.She was a teacher in the Campbellsville Independent School System for more than forty three years.She united in marriage to James Long who preceded her in death.She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Lynette and Harry Newcomb of Campbellsville, one granddaughter, Angela Newcomb England and her husband, James Edward England Jr., several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.She was also preceded in death by one son, Johny Long and five sisters and three brothers: Alva Richardson, Coy Pike, Ann Pike Hartfield, Virgie Pike Harden, Walter Pike, Pauline Pike Netherland, Lola Clark and Asia Pike.FUNERAL SERVICES: 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, June 3rd, at the Parrott Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. J. Paul Dicken and Rev. John Carroll CoomerBURIAL:Brookside Cemetery

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Etta Berniece Harvey, age 65

Posted by on May 28, 2002

Mrs. Etta Berniece Harvey, age 65, of Shelby Street, Campbellsville, died Monday, May 27, 2002 at her residence. She was the daughter of the late Sam and Etta Clark Hitch of Adair County. Mrs. Harvey was preceded in death by her husband Austin Harvey. Mrs. Harvey is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Debra Austin of Lexington, three daughters and two-sons-in-law, Donna Beckley of Shelbyville, Gail and Doug Keltner of Greensburg, Lou and Jr. Bottoms of Campbellsville, seven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren also survive along with two brothers, Gene Hitch of Indiana and Chubby Hitch of Campbellsville.. Funeral services for Mrs. Etta Berniece Harvey were conducted at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, May 29, 2002 at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery. Brother Travis Keltner officiating.

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J. B. Overstreet

Posted by on May 25, 2002

#65279;J. B. OverstreetMr. J. B. Overstreet, age 59, of Saloma Road, Campbellsville died Friday, May 24, 2002 at the Metzmeier Nursing Home after an illness.Mr. Overstreet was the son of the late Thelbert Overstreet of Adair County. He is a member of the New Bethlehem Southern Baptist Church in Larue County and a retired employee of the Fruit Of The Loom. He was also preceded in death by one brother and one sister, William Overstreet andWanda Sue Crockett.Mr. Overstreet is survived by his wife, Carol Hardwick Overstreet, one son and daughter, Benny Ray Overstreet of Elizebethtown and Katrina Dotson, his mother Gladys Overtreet of Campbellsville, three grandchildren, Chasity, Ashley and Erica Overtreet, three brothers, Dean and Terry Overtreet both of Campbellsville and Charles Overtreet of Kansas. Several nieces and nephewsalso survive along with a host of friends.Funeral services for Mr. J. B. Overtreet were conducted at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, May26, 2002 at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Lincoln Memorial Cemetery in Larue County.Brother Thomas Downey officiated.

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