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Keith Dunbar, 96, Russell Springs, KY (1923-2019)

Keith Dunbar of Russell Springs passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019 at his home. He was 96 years old.

The funeral service for Keith Dunbar will be held at 1pmCT on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Richie Curtis and Bro. Donnie Wilson officiating. Special music will be performed by Doyle & Brenda Wilson. Interment will follow in the Square Oak Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 4pmCT until 8pmCT on Wednesday and after 8amCT on Thursday until the funeral time at 1pmCT.

He was born July 25, 1923 in Russell County to the late Elmer & Dona Johnson Dunbar. He was a farmer andd a member of Pine Grove Separate Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Whittle Dunbar.

Survivors include:
  • A daughter, Peggy (Larold) Gosser, Russell Springs
  • Two grandchildren, Chad (Lindsey) Kelin, Russell Springs, and Chastity Beyl, Selllersburg, IN
  • Three great grandchildren, Haley Beyl, Avery Beyl, Gabe Browning
  • A brother, Sam Dunbar, Russell Springs
  • A sister, Imogene Popplewell, Russell Springs
  • A sister-in-law, Pearl Dunbar, Somerset
Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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