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Ricky Lane Rood, 69, Campbellsville, KY (1953-2022)

Ricky Lane Rood of Campbellsville passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2022 in Louisville. He was 69 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Dr. James E. Jones and Ron Rafferty. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is requested from 10amET until 1pmET on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Ricky Lane Rood, son of the late Levi Harvey Rood and Lois Dean Moore Rood, was born January 7, 1953 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

Ricky was a retired auto mechanic and could fix anything. He loved westerns, drag racing, UK basketball and especially, his family.

Ricky united in marriage to Kathy Rafferty August 4, 1978.

Besides his wife, Kathy Rood of Campbellsville, he is survived by one son and one daughter: Brandon Rood and wife, Natalie of Campbellsville and Kristy Rood of Elizabethtown; four grandchildren: McKenna Rood, Braxton Rood and Brody Rood of Campbellsville and Alexis Rood of Elizabethtown; one brother and one sister: Mike Rood of Georgia and Patti Herron and husband, Jeff of North Carolina; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Bentley Scott Rood September 16, 2010.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church SIL Fund or Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Ricky Lane Rood, 69, Campbellsville, KY (1953-2022)

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