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James Roy Luttrell, 78, Liberty, KY (1942-2021)

James Roy Luttrell of Liberty passed away on Thursday, February 4, 2021, at his residence surrounded by his family. He was 78 years old.

A graveside service will be held at 2pmET on Sunday, February 7, 2021, at Glenwood Cemetery, with Bro. Jeff Edwards officiating.

The family will receive friends from 6pmET to 9pmET on Saturday, February 6, 2021, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, and from 9amET to 1:30pmET on Sunday, February 7, 2021, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Please enter through the front doors (Campbellsville Street side) when you arrive at the funeral home. Social distancing guidelines must be followed by everyone in attendance. Facial coverings are required.

Born on November 25, 1942, in Casey County, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Les Scott and Flossie Allen, and the father who raised him, Loren Pete Luttrell. Roy was a former timber cutter and sawmill woodworker. He loved fishing.

He is survived by his loving wife of fifty-six years, Nancy Poff Luttrell of Liberty; four sons, Kevin (and Donita) Luttrell of Russell Springs, Jonathan Luttrell of Liberty, Kent Luttrell of Middleburg, and Joel Luttrell of Russell Springs; five daughters, Angela (and Todd) Carman of Middleburg, Amanda (and Joey) Marples of Dunnville, Anissa (and Glen) Edwards of Dunnville, Alesha (and Rob) Hundley of Liberty, and Andita Ruiz of Liberty; forty-two grandchildren; and sixty-seven great grandchildren.

Other survivors include two brothers, Charlie Luttrell of Dunnville and Garnett (and Janet) Luttrell of Russell Springs; five sisters, Marie (and Clifton Passmore) Price of Dunnville, Rose Beldon of Harrodsburg, Janie Sutton of Russell Springs, Eva (and Dean) Farmer of Dunnville, and Joyce (and David) Russell of Liberty; two half-brothers, Leon Scott and Mitchell Scott, both of Liberty; and a half-sister, Cherokee Greene of Liberty.

He is preceded in death by one daughter, Julie Ann Luttrell; three grandsons, James Austin Baugh, Travis Allen Luttrell, and John Tracy Luttrell; two brothers, Clifton and Junior Luttrell; one half-brother, Randy Scott; and one sister, Mary McKnight.

Pallbearers will be Brendon Patten, Barry Luttrell, Nathan Luttrell, Brandon Richards, Devron Sweet, and John Stafford. Honorary pallbearers will be James Luttrell, Patrick Luttrell, Jeremy Luttrell, Dustin Luttrell, Jessie Passmore, Marcos Mares, Jesus Mares, and Mariano Marin.

Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home to assist the Luttrell family with funeral expenses.

Arrangements for Mr. Luttrell are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at

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James Roy Luttrell, 78, Liberty, KY (1942-2021)

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