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Carmelita Mascarenas, 70, Taylor Co., KY (1950-2020)

Carmelita Mascarenas of Taylor County passed away on May 20, 2020. She was 70 years old.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville. Online condolences may be left at

Carmelita Mascarenas was reunited with her husband, John, on Wednesday, on May 20, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Norman A. Johnson and Margaret G. Hines Johnson and was born January 1, 1950 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 3:00 P.M., Wednesday, May 20, 2020 in Campbellsville. Age: 70

She was a former employee of Walmart.

She united in marriage to John Edwin Mascarenas August 5, 1980 and he preceded her in death April 16, 2019.

She is survived by three sons and three daughters: Robert N. Caffee and wife, Amanda, John R. Mascarenas and wife, Cindy and Madelyn Wise and husband, Matthew of Campbellsville, Genevieve Caffee and significant other, Tim McCarol of Shepherdsville, Nathan J. Mascarenas and wife, Kimberly of Fountain, Colorado and Rachel Fox and husband, Sheldon of Colorado Springs, Colorado; sixteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two brothers: Lowell Howard and wife, Linda of Kissimmee, Florida and Allen Johnson and wife, Angie of Campbellsville; one brother-in-law, Wilbert Pete Mascarenas and wife, Louella of Cerritos, California; great friend and doctor, Dr. Kellee Frogge; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Carmelita was preceded in death by a brother, Richard M. Howard.

The family has requested donations to Hosparus of Green River or St. Jude Children's Hospital. Donations may be made through Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Carmelita Mascarenas, 70, Taylor Co., KY (1950-2020)

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