Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Danny Compton, age 71, Cumberland County, KY (1950-2021)

Danny Compton, age 71, of Burkesville, KY passed away on Friday, July 16, 2021 at Cumberland County Hospital.

He was a retired bus driver for the Cumberland County School System, was a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church in Barren County and attended Burkesville Baptist Church.

Danny was born on January 20, 1950 in Barren County, KY to the late Herman and Ruby McCawley Compton. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, David Compton.

Survivors Include:

His Wife- Deborah Compton of Burkesville, KY

One Niece- Jackie Clark of Hiseville, KY

One Great Niece- Azzie Clark

One Great Nephew- J. C. Clark

Several cousins and a host of other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral Service will be Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 2pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Rose of Sharon Cemetery. Family requests visitation on Saturday, July 17th from 5-9pm.

This story was posted on 2021-07-17 05:38:37
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.