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Alexander Keith Gupton, 26, Taylor County, KY (1995-2021)

Alexander "Alex" Keith Gupton, 26, of Campbellsville, KY was born on April 7, 1995, in Hardin County and departed this life on Saturday, November 6, 2021, at his home in Campbellsville.

Alex was a 2013 graduate of Taylor County High School. He started playing football at 5 years old and proudly wore #25 football jersey for the Taylor County Cardinals where he played many positions throughout his high school career. He was an avid UK and Colts fan. He enjoyed hunting, working, and loved his family.

He was currently employed by Caldwell Tanks as a "TANKIE" welder building water towers. He was known by his family and friends as "being tougher than nails." Alex attended WKU and Lexington Community College.

He professed his faith in Christ and was of Christian faith. He attended 3Trees Church in Campbellsville.

Alex is survived by:

His father: Darren Gupton (Beth) of Campbellsville.

His mother: Angela Skaggs (Robert) of Campbellsville.

One brother: Jake Gupton of Campbellsville.

Five sisters: Joscelyn Milby of Campbellsville; Macaela Hansford of Campbellsville; Saylor Gupton of Campbellsville; Hannah Gupton of Campbellsville; and Sawyer Gupton of Campbellsville.

Grandparents: David and Rita Byrne of Leitchfield; Doris Hansford and Tretha Dugger both of Campbellsville.

One niece and one nephew along with many other relatives and friends.

Alex is preceded in death by his grandparents: Gerry Dugger, Rufus F. Hansford, Sr., and Jenna Rose Ferguson.

Visitation is Thursday, November 11, 2021, from 6pm-8pmET at Auberry Funeral Home with funeral service Friday, November 12.

Auberry Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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