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Exie Bishop Burress, 93, Campbellsville, KY (1925-2019)

Exie Bishop Burress of Campbellsville passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2019. She was 93 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Monday, April 1, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Preacher Bill Denk. Burial will follow in Sprowles and Burress Cemetery.

Visitation requested from 10amET until 2pmET on Monday, April 1, 2019.

Exie Bishop Burress of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Linzie A. Bishop and Cora E. Davis Bishop, was born September 20, 1925 in Jefferson County, Kentucky. She departed this life at 4:25 A.M., Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Grandview Nursing and Rehab in Campbellsville.

She was a follower of the teachings of Jesus which she allowed to reign in her life, making her a special resident, a dear friend and a loving sister.

Exie was united in marriage to Raymond L. Burress on November 15, 1952. Raymond preceded her in death on September 15, 2012.

Survivors include two brothers: J. R. Bishop and wife, Darlene of Greensburg and Larry Bishop and wife, Brenda of Versailles; a brother-n-law, Virgil Diamond of Somerset; four nieces: Donna Hall and Cindy Clouse of Somerset and Traci Lobb and Jennifer Tucker of Greensburg; six great nephews: Aaron Hall, Riley Hall, Spencer Diamond, Benjamin Clouse, Dr. Brandon Frank and Colton Lobb; two great nieces: McKenzie Clouse and Lindsay Harris and a special friend and care giver Rita Blake; and many other relatives and friends.

She was also preceded in death by two sisters: Janet Bishop Diamond and Inex Bishop Ennis one nephew, Virgil A. Diamond III.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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