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Ann Olive Marsh, 95, Taylor County, KY

Ann Olive (Ragsdale) Marsh, 95, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, daughter of the late Rev. Cletus C. Ragsdale and Rev. Essie (Cooper) Ragsdale, was born in Alexander County of Cairo, Illinois, on November 27, 1925, and departed this life peacefully at her home on Monday, September 13, 2021.

She professed her faith in Christ and was a member of First Church of God in Campbellsville. She was a registered nurse and served as a public health nurse for over 30 years to help improve the community health thru educating the community of disease and injury prevention.

She united in marriage to Mr. Harry Slaton Marsh on December 5th, 1956, and he preceded her in death on December 28th, 2004

Survived by one daughter and two sons: Marlita Marsh of Campbellsville, Kentucky; Phillip Marsh and wife, Susan, of Richmond, Kentucky; and Lloid Marsh of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Two grandchildren: Sarah Wells and husband, Daniel, of Richmond, Kentucky, and Jacob Marsh of Tampa, Florida.

Four great-grandchildren: Amelia Wells, Boone Wells and Garrett Wells, all of Richmond, Kentucky; and Hunter Marsh of Wesley Chapel, Florida.

Besides her parents and husband, Mrs. Marsh is preceded in death by three sisters: Elva Mae Ragsdale, Cleta Gallaher, and Eileen Morton.

Visitation will be Sunday, September 19th, 2021 from 1pm until funeral time at 2pmET at First Church of God in Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Bro. Evan Tedder to officiate the service. Burial to follow in Madison County Memorial Gardens in Grayson County, Kentucky, on Monday, September 20th, 2021.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Gideon Bibles and can be made at Auberry Funeral Home.

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