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Samuel Everett Parson, 85, Campbellsville, KY (1936-2021)

Samuel Everett Parson passed away on March 12, 2021. He was 85 years old.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11amET on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at Campbellsville Baptist Temple, officiated by Pastor Jase Divens. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is requested after 10amCT on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at Campbellsville Baptist Temple.

Samuel Everett Parson, son of the late Lawrence Parson and Pauline Smith Parson. Was born February 23, 1936 in Green County, Kentucky and graduated to Heaven March 12, 2021 in Campbellsville, Kentucky at the age of 85.

He was retired from Fruit of the Loom after forty years with the company. He professed faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrated that faith through a life of kindness, honesty and integrity. He was an active member of Campbellsville Baptist Temple, where he often served as song leader. He was a gifted singer, loved gospel music and at one time sang with the Joymakers Gospel Group.

Sam was known as a gentle, caring, hardworking, generous person. He loved participating in and watching sports, doing yard work, serving at his church and spending time with friends and family.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Margaret Wise Parson, one son and daughter-in-law, Ron and Debbie Parson of Campbellsville, Kentucky; three grandchildren: Kurtis Parson and wife, Corah and Brianne Parson of Great Falls, Montana and Alaina Ramsay and husband, Ryan of Charleston, Tennessee. He also leaves behind seven great-grandchildren: Alexandra and Caleb Owens, Micah and Mason Parson and Jade, Taya and Eliza Ramsay. He is survived by a sister, Glenda Lawson and two sisters-in-law: Pauline Wise and Brenda Parson of Campbellsville as well as several nieces and nephews and may other relatives and friends.

Samuel was also preceded in death by one brother, David Parson June 30, 2015.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to Victory Press 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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Samuel Everett Parson, 85, Campbellsville, KY (1936-2021)

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