Jason Lee Parker of Campbellsville, son of Jerry Lee Parker and Joretta Mings Parker, was born February 19, 1974, in Green County, Kentucky. He died at 6:18 P.M., Sunday, June 3, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky at age 44.
He had professed his faith in Christ.
Jason had previously been employed at Kroger for sixteen years, helping to open new stores and doing special events. He was an airbrush expert; was the founder and administrator of the Facebook Group, Big Blue Marble, (a UK fan base with over 4000 members) and was an avid Kentucky fan.
He is survived by his parents, Jerry and Joretta Parker of Campbellsville; one brother and sister-in-law, Jeremy and Natalie Parker of Campbellsville; one niece and one nephew: Charli Parker and Jodie Parker of Campbellsville; many special friends, aunts, uncles and cousins.
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. David Johnson and Robert Robertson
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
Mr. Billy Dean Estes was born to the late Adolphus and Zannie (Burton) Estes in Green County on January 29, 1957. He departed this life on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at his home in Campbellsville being 61 years, 4 months, and 5 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Estes was employed at Ingersol-Rand and retired after many years of service. He spent his years doing what he loved, from playing cards or fishing, to watching NASCAR or Kentucky basketball, but his passion was his grandchildren.
His love for his family will forever live through those he leaves behind, including:
His wife: Marsha (Lawson) Estes,
Two daughters: DeAnna Humphress and husband Jason, and Laura Estes, all of Campbellsville,
Two brothers: his twin Bobby Estes and wife Donna of Campbellsville, and Roger Estes of Greensburg,
Three grandchildren: Justin Humphress, BreAnna Humphress, and Benzley Tucker,
His mother-in-law: Laura Lawson of Campbellsville,
Brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Tina Estes of Greensburg, Alene Estes of Greensburg, Wanda Gray of Campbellsville, and J.C. Lawson and wife Peggy of Campbellsville,
And a host of other family and friends.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Doug Estes, Jerry Estes, and Henry Estes.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Estes on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 12:00 PM EST (11:00 AM CST) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funreal Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro Dave Walters will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 3878 Greensburg Rd, Campbellsville, KY.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 5, from 5:00-8:00 PM EST (4:00-7:00 PM CST).
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to Make Today Count, a local charity designed to help those battling cancer and other serious illnesses. Those can be made in person at the funeral home.
Mrs. Dorothy Kate Smith of Campbellsville left this world for her eternal home on Saturday, May 26, 2018. Born July 4, 1929 to the late Rufus Ernest and Sallie Flora (Groves) Johnson, she was 88 years, 10 months, and 22 days of age. Mrs. Smith was a retired employee of the Fruit of the Loom plant, having served there 29+ years. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the New Life Church of God.
She leaves to mourn her passing:
Her daughter: Sarah Hunter and husband Wilbur of Campbellsville,
Two siblings: Annie Richardson of Louisville, and Charles Johnson of Campbellsville,
Four grandchildren: Deronte Smith, Yuvonda Payne, Marshauna Smith, and Jalandra Penick,
Four great-grandchildren: Lamar Payne, Andre Payne, Caleb Payne, and Madison Smith,
And a host of other family and friends.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Vester Smith; a daughter, Flora Ernestine “Tina” Smith; and nine siblings, Sue Ella Flowers, George Johnson, Luther Johnson, Willie Johnson, James Johnson, Lawrence Johnson, Robert Johnson, Lonie Johnson, and Leroy Johnson.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Smith on Monday, June 4, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the sanctuary of the First Baptist Church, 704 E Broadway, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. James Clayton will be presiding over the service with Bishop William Paul Hardin delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow in the Crown Hill Cemetery, Hwy 70, Campbellsville, KY.
The family will receive friends at the church on Sunday, June 3, from 5:00-8:00 PM.
L.R. Petty Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.