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Matt Burress, 29, Elk Horn, KY (1990-2019)

Matt Burress of Elk Horn passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. He was 29 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Alex Cox and Bro. Josh Wilson. Burial will follow in Callahan Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 4pmCT until 8pmCT on Friday, October 18, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Matt Burress of Elk Horn, son of Toni Miller Burress and the late Rodney Burress, was born January 10, 1990 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 6:38 A.M., Wednesday, October 16, 2019 in Elk Horn.

He professed faith in Christ and attended of Feathersburg Church of God.

He was an employee of Murakami Manufacturing in Campbellsville.

Matt was an avid hunter, enjoyed farming with his father and brother and was a UK Wildcat fan. His children meant the world to him and he was very proud of them, as both their father and their coach.

Matt married the love of his life, Megan Parrish, on September 8, 2018.

Besides his wife, Megan Burress, he is survived by two sons and one daughter: Andrew Blake Burress, Mason Alexander Burress and Adalynn Grace Burress; his mother, Toni Burress; one brother, Adam Burress and wife, Amanda; one nephew, Peyton Lee Burress, all of Elk Horn; his maternal grandmother, Rose Miller of Liberty; his paternal grandparents, Bobby Lee and Dorothy Jean Burress of Elk Horn; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Chris and Regina Parrish of Campbellsville; one brother-in-law, Matt Parrish and wife, Salena; one niece, Keylee Parrish, all of Campbellsville; aunts and uncles: Tommy Miller of Liberty, Debbie Miller of Shelbyville and Allen and Kecia Burress of Elk Horn and many other relatives and friends.

Matt was also preceded in death by a daughter, Maitlynn Leigh Burress February 21, 2012.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations for scholarships for the children, and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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

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Matt Burress, 29, Elk Horn, KY (1990-2019)

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