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Danny Ray Forbis, 69, Taylor County, KY native (1950-2019)

Danny Ray Forbis of Louisville, formerly of Campbellsville, son of the late Ralph Forbis and Jantia Phillips Forbis, died Wednesday, December 25, 2019 in Louisville at age 69.

Funeral services will be 1pmCT/2pmET Saturday, December 28, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. John Tupman and Bob Irvine. Burial will follow in the A.B. Turner Cemetery, Chance, Adair County Kentucky.

He was born September 9, 1950 in Hart County, Kentucky. He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.

Danny was a former captain of Campbellsville EMS and security officer for armored car for Garda.

Danny was a loving husband and father. He enjoyed music and was a former bass player and singer with several bands including the Turbines, Willie B. Show, the Misfits and the JD Black Band.

He united in marriage to Linda Bell November 14, 1998.

Besides his wife, Linda Forbis of Louisville, he is survived by two sons and one daughter: Scott Forbis of Finley, Tammy Hunt and husband, Jeff and Daniel Forbis of Campbellsville; six grandchildren; two brothers: Mike Forbis and wife, Carolyn and Lanny Forbis and wife, Pat of Campbellsville; his mothers-in-law: Corine Bell of Columbia and Dixie Wise of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Danny was also preceded in death by a grandson, Blake Whitlow.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to hosparus health and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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