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Lory Hoover Bennett, 90, Adair Co., KY native (1930-2021)

Lory Hoover Bennett of Campbellsville passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2021 in Campbellsville. She was 90 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Wednesday, January 27, 2021, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Roger Robertson, Bro. Barry Coomer, Bro. Matthew Coomer and Bro. Jonathan Coomer. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Lory Hoover Bennett of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Parvin Hoover and Zetty Edna Lawhorn Hoover was born February 19, 1930 in Adair County, Kentucky.

She professed faith at a young age.

Lory was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom where she served for over twenty six years.

She was a farmer's wife, homemaker and loved being outdoors working on her flowers when she was able.

Lory united in marriage to Forest Bennett July 1947 and he preceded her in death October 20, 1979.

She is survived by two daughters: Betty Coomer and husband, Robert, and Irene Robertson and husband, Terry of Campbellsville; six grandchildren: Ricky Coomer, Roger Robertson and wife, Keisha, and Jonathan Coomer and wife, Dianne of Campbellsville; Barry Coomer and wife, Melissa of Louisville, Matthew Coomer and wife, Vicki of Owensboro, and Joshua Adam Bennett of Illinois; twelve great-grandchildren: Caroline Robertson, Alexis Robertson, Maxwell Robertson, Carter Coomer, Clay Coomer, Savannah Coomer, and Bentley Coomer, all of Campbellsville, Jared Coomer and Caleb Coomer of Louisville, Hailey Coomer and Jacob Coomer of Owensboro, and Jason Bennett of Illinois; one sister and one brother: Zela Bennett of Columbia, and Leonard Hoover of Houston, Texas; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

She was also preceded in death by two sons: Alvin Ray Bennett and Norris Dean Bennett; four sisters: Clara Earls, Janie Cape, Rachel Durdick, and Margie Pelston; two half-brothers: Tannie Hoover and Ulis Hoover.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made through Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Lory Hoover Bennett, 90, Adair Co., KY native (1930-2021)

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