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Clay Rogers, 95, Campbellsville, KY (1926-2021)

Clay Rogers of Campbellsville passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021. He was 95 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Monday, June 14, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Rev. Richard Lowe and Rev. John Loper. Entombment will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Clay Rogers, son of the late Ernest Rogers and Mayme Gaines Rogers, was born April 2, 1926 in the Hatcher/Meadow Creek community of Green County, Kentucky.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Millers Chapel United Methodist Church where he taught Sunday School and was the song leader for many years. He had read the New Testament through over one hundred times in the last ten years and was a charter member of the United Methodist Men and also a Gideon.

He served his country honorably in the United States Army and was a veteran of World War II serving Japan and the Phillipines.

He had served on the Taylor County Farm Bureau Board of Directors for more than fifty-two years.

Clay was a retired farmer and dairy producer and had also worked for several years at Rogers' Foodland.

He united in marriage to Christine Blankenship April 9, 1955 and she preceded him in death October 8, 2020.

Clay is survived by one daughter, Pam Rogers of Campbellsville; one brother and one sister: Hollis Rogers and Margaret Phillips of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters: Paul Rogers, Richard Rogers, John Shelby Rogers, Fannie Belle Sapp, Louise Buck and Cleo Fryback.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles 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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Clay Rogers, 95, Campbellsville, KY (1926-2021)

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