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Freedia Elkins McCubbin Thompson, 91, Green Co., KY (1928-2020)

Freedia Elkins McCubbin Thompson of Green County passed away on Monday, March 2, 2020. She was 91 years old.

The funeral services for Freedia Elkins McCubbin Thompson will be conducted at 11amCT on Thursday, March 5, 2020, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main St., Greensburg, KY, with Bro. Leslie Jewell, Bro. Darrell Vance, and Bro. Dennis Penick officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Mt. Sherman, Kentucky.

Visitations is requested from 4pmCT until 8pmCT on Wednesday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT on Thursday until the time of the funeral service.

Freedia Elkins McCubbin Thompson of Green County, Kentucky, daughter of the late Elmer Elkins and Alma Wheeler Elkins, was born on Monday, August 27, 1928 in Larue County, Kentucky and departed this life on Monday, March 2, 2020 at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital. She was 91 years, six months, and six days of age.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ, was a member of the Holly Grove Baptist Church, was a homemaker and a loving mother and grandmother.

She united in marriage to Albert McCubbin in 1946 who preceded her in death on December 19, 1963.

Survivors include four daughters and two sons-in-law: Barbara Willis, Brenda and Kenny Willis all of Campbellsville, Beverly and Ben Russell of Greensburg, and Bonnie Turner of Summersville; a son and daughter-in-law: Brad and Diana McCubbin of Greensburg; 13 grandchildren: Roxanne & Patrick Brule, David & Crickett Willis, Missy & Marty Matney, Amanda & Daniel Bradshaw, Mindy & Jason Coffey, Lindsey & Ryan Shuffett, Travis McCubbin and his fiance, Casey, John & Melissa Willis, Chad & Amy Willis, Terri Hall & her fiance, Daniel, Tina & Gary Jackson, Ashley Turner, Brook & Dustin Begley, Iva Purdue, and Amanda Purdue; 28 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; three sisters and two brothers-in-law: Christine and Willard Lamb of Illinois, Genrose Strailey of Campbellsville, Judell and Darrell Vance of Somerset, Ruel and Marilyn Elkins of Greensburg; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Mrs. Thompson was also preceded in death by two sons-in-law: Larry Dale Turner and R.A. Willis; a brother and sister-in-law: Junior and Shirley Elkins; and a brother-in-law: Bill Strailey.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Mt. Moriah Cemetery Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: John Willis, David Willis, Ben Russell, Kenny Willis, Travis McCubbin, Chad Willis, Mike McCubbin

Honorary Pallbearers: Grandchildren, Great-grandchildren; Great-great-grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews

Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Freedia Elkins McCubbin Thompson, 91, Green Co., KY (1928-2020)

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