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Dr. Shirley B. Meece, Campbellsville, KY (1929-2021)

Dr. Shirley B. Meece of Campbellsville passed away on March 28, 2021. She was 92 years old.

A memorial service is scheduled for 1pmET on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville, officiated by Rev. J. Alvin Hardy & Rev. Dave Walters. Burial to follow in Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery, Russell Springs, Kentucky.

Dr. Shirley B. Meece was born in Berea, Kentucky, October 2, 1929. Dr. Meece was married to Dr. Drewry Meece, April 24, 1965. He preceded her in death. Shirley was the daughter of Taylor P. Baker and Marie Gay Baker. She is survived by two special friends, Cheryl Chandler and Edwina Rowell and many friends.

Shirley received her PhD in English Literature from the University of Kentucky. She enjoyed a teaching career at Campbellsville University. Shirley loved to travel, visiting many states and countries. For 17 summers she taught English in China. Shirley is remembered as helpful, kind and a dedicated Christian.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to the General Scholarship Fund at Campbellsville University and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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

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Dr. Shirley B. Meece, Campbellsville, KY (1929-2021)

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