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Ronnie Gene Loy, 71, Jamestown, KY (1948-2020)

Ronnie Gene Loy of Jamestown passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020 at the Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset. He was 71 years old.

A private funeral service for Ronnie Gene Loy will be held at 1pmCT on Friday, July 31, 2020, with Bro. Doug Baldwin officiating. Interment will follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery.

The family requests that all services be private.

He was born October 14, 1948, in Russell County to Barbara Ballenger Miller and the late William C. Loy.

Ronnie was a member of the Fairview Separate Baptist Church and a former employee of Fruit of the Loom.

Survivors include:

  • His wife - Shelia Loy, Jamestown
  • Three children - Christopher (Lauren) Loy, Russell Springs, Timothy (Janeal) Loy, Jamestown, and Jillian (Kent) Whittingham, Louisville
  • Ten grandchildren
  • His Mother & Stepfather - Barbara Ballenger (Donald) Miller, Russell Springs
  • Four sisters - Sue Coleman, Science Hill, Angie Scales, Russell Springs, Debbie Robbins, Illinois, and Vicki Knowles, Illinois
  • Three brothers - Kevin Miller, Russell Springs, Danny Loy, Illinois, and Bill Loy, Illinois
  • His stepmother - Patty Loy, Illinois
The family requests donations be made to the Hospice of Lake Cumberland. These can be left at the funeral Home.

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Ronnie Gene Loy, 71, Jamestown, KY (1948-2020)

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