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Roy Frank Radford, 85, Columbia, KY (1934-2020)

Roy Frank Radford of Columbia, died Monday, March 16, 2020 at the T. J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow. He was 85 years old.

At the request of the family and in an attempt to protect their family and the public from any health issues facing our nation at this time, there will be a private funeral service on Thursday at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Haven Hill Cemetery.

There will be a celebration of life service held at a later date for the public at the Millerfield Brethren in Christ Church.

Born September 13, 1934, in Cumberland County, he was the son of the late Willie Everett and Lovie Jane Long Radford and husband of the late Oma Marie Curry Radford.

Mr. Radford was a member of the Bearwallow United Methodist Church and attended the Millerfield Brethren in Christ Church. He was a member of the Hill & Valley Saddle Club and loved horses and trail riding.

Survivors include a daughter Tanya Jessie (Kenny) of Columbia; two sons Larry Dale Radford of Glasgow, KY and Kerry Wayne Radford (Terrie) of Richmond, KY; four grandchildren Jared Radford (Candace), Julie Vandiver (Keith), Franki Dalton (Greg) and J. T. Morrison; 11 great-grandchildren, 2 great great-grandchildren; a brother Phillip Radford (Doris) of Shepardsville, KY and a special family member and former daughter-in-law Marilyn Radford of Columbia.

In addition to his parents and wife he is preceded in death a sister Barbara Jean Curry.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Roy Frank Radford, 85, Columbia, KY (1934-2020)

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