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Bruce Loy, 82, Columbia, KY (1938-2021)

Bruce Loy of Columbia passed away on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at his home. He was 82 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmCT on Thursday, January 28, 2021, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Jon Loy, Bro. Paul Patton & Bro. William Davenport officiating. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 10amCT to 1pmCT on Thursday.

All attendees to the visitation and/or funeral are required to wear a facial covering and follow Healthy At Work guidelines.

He was born June 3, 1938, in Adair County, to the late Garnett & Mary Yarberry Loy. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Austin & Raymond Loy. Bruce was a member of Egypt Christian Church, retired from the Kentucky Department of Transportation, enjoyed gospel singing, going to the 127 Yard Sale, antiquing and looking at antique tractors.

Survivors include:
  • His wife - Judy Simpson Loy of Columbia
  • One son - Jon and his wife Heather Loy of Columbia
  • One daughter - Jessica Loy Wiles of Russell Springs
  • One brother - Hindman Loy of Mt. Washington
  • One sister - Marie Grider of Russell Springs
  • Three grandchildren - Josh & Justin Wiles & Bryson Loy
  • Several nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends
Casket Bearers: Dwayne Loy, Ben Loy, Autry Loy, Josh Wiles, Justin Wiles, Bryson Loy.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Bruce Loy, 82, Columbia, KY (1938-2021)

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