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Margaret Clark Shively, 92, Taylor County, KY (1926-2019)

She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of South Campbellsville Baptist Church.

Margaret Clark Shively of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Shelby Bottoms and Alice Greer Bottoms, was born May 15, 1926 in Taylor County, KY. She died Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at age 92.

The funeral service will be at 10amCT/11amET Monday, April 1, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Jim Durham. Visitation is from 4-7pmCT/5-8pmET Sunday, March 31, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of South Campbellsville Baptist Church. Margaret was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville.

She united in marriage to Frank Clark in 1946 and he preceded her in death November 5, 1970.

She later united in marriage to Thomas Shively February 2, 1977 and he preceded her in death May 27, 2005.

She is survived by one daughter and one son - Doris Puryear and husband, Richard and Jim Clark and wife, Kathy of Campbellsville; two step-children - Frances Buckman of Calvary and Nancy Atwood and husband, Danny of Greensburg; three grandchildren - Richard Jeffrey Puryear and wife, Cindy of Georgia, Melanie Puryear and significant other, Rex Daugherty of Columbia and Jeremy Clark and wife, Andrea of Campbellsville; four great-grandchildren - Calah Puryear, Richard Justin Puryear, Ethan Clark and Kayden Clark; several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren; one sister and one brother - Mary Nelson of Louisville and J. D. Bottoms and wife, Lori of Galveston, Texas; one aunt - Blanche Kerr of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by four brothers and five sisters - Ronald Bottoms, James Bottoms, Lenny Bottoms, Ralph Bottoms, Rita Nelson Cobb, Ruth Price, Carolyn Thompson, Leona Hughes and Hazel Beasley.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Margaret Clark Shively, 92, Taylor County, KY (1926-2019)

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