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Ronald Vannoy, 84, Casey Co., KY (1937-2021)

Ronald Vannoy passed away on Friday, December 17, 2021, at Thomas-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore. He was 84 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2:30pmET on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Kenny Blevins officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Casey County Honor Guard. Burial will be held in South Lebanon, Ohio.

The family will receive friends from 12:30pmET to 2:30pmET on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Born on June 17, 1937, in Creston, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Wayne and Marie Goode Vannoy. Ronald was a retired machinist supervisor from Cincinnati Milacron. Ronald was raised in Adair County, Kentucky. He joined the Air Force in the year 1959 where he proudly served his country for four years. He then moved to West Chester, Ohio. Ronald loved to shoot pool.

He is survived by a step-son, Jerry Morris of Ohio; a brother, Wayne Vannoy, Jr. of Columbia; a sister, Inez Vannoy Cain of Liberty; five grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and six nieces and nephews. Mr. Vannoy passed away with his special granddaughter, Christina, who he helped raise, holding his hand.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Jane Morris Vannoy; a son, Kevin Vannoy; two step-sons, Paul Morris and Donnie Morris; a brother, Dean Vannoy; and a great-grandchild.

Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to Thomas-Hood Veterans Center.

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

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Ronald Vannoy, 84, Casey Co., KY (1937-2021)

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