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Robert Eads, 79, Liberty, KY (1941-2021)

Robert Eads of Liberty passed away on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville. He was 79 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Saturday, September 11, 2021, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Ed Parton officiating. Burial will follow in Whited Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6pmET to 8:30pmET on Friday, September 10, 2021, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. The family of Mr. Eads requests that everyone in attendance to the visitation and funeral please wear a facial covering.

Born on November 3, 1941, in Casey County, Kentucky, he was the son of the late CP and Cloe Henson Eads. Robert was a truck driver. He was also a self-employed farmer and former employee of Lily Gate.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Davis Eads, who he wed on November 5, 1960; a son, Kevin (Teresa) Eads of Liberty; a daughter, Sondra (Jason) Williams of Liberty; eight grandchildren; and fourteen great-grandchildren. Other survivors include two sisters, Patsy (Cliff) Budke of Cincinnati, Ohio and Carla (Vernon) Posey of Clementsville; a brother, Ronald (Faye) Eads of Franklin, Indiana; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be his eight grandchildren, Kellie (Andy) Grant, Kayla Eads, Joshua Cochran, Kyle (Kaitlyn) Eads, Kyra (Samantha) Eads, Austin Williams, Jacob Williams, and Allison Williams.

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

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