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Harry Taggart, 79, Russell Springs, KY (1939-2018)

Harry Taggart, 79, of Russell Springs, KY, died Saturday, December 29, 2018 at the Springfield Nursing Home in Springfield, KY.

Funeral service for Harry Taggart will be at NoonCT on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at the Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Stan Milby officiating. Interment will follow in the Thomas Ridge Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 10amCT on Saturday, January 5, 2019, until the time of the funeral at Noon.

He was born October 8, 1939 in Hamilton, Ohio to the late Maurice & Reatha Sizemore Taggart. He was a carpenter.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Gloria Childress.

Survivors include
  • Two daughters: Tonya Taggart and Denise Taggart, both of California

  • Five grandchildren

  • One great grandson

  • One brother: Robert D. McElwee, Kettering, Ohio

  • Two step sons: Vernon (Sylvia) Daniel and Michael Daniel, both of Russell Springs
Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Harry Taggart, 79, Russell Springs, KY (1939-2018)

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