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Obituary: Matthew Troy Hamrick, 21

Matthew Hamrick died as result of auto accident Tuesday. He was employed by Cox Interior. He was a member Army National Guard. He attended Trinity UMC and was engaged to Jessica Smith of Columbia, KY

Matthew Troy Hamrick, 21, Columbia, Ky. formerly of Cayce, Ky. died Tuesday August 15, 2006 at 7:10pm ET, at the University of Louisville Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident Tuesday morning, which occurred in Taylor County, on KY 55, South of Campbellsville, KY.

The Funeral service Sunday, Aug. 20, 2006 at 11:00 A. M. at R. D. Brown Funeral Home in Mayfield, KY, with Rev. Geoffrey Hamrick offficiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Clinton, KY.

He is survived by the following:
  • His parents: Randall & Jamie Howard Hamrick, Cayce, KY
  • His fiancee: Jessica Smith, Columbia, KY

  • One sister: Rachel Hamrick, Wingo, KY

  • Two brothers: Marc Hamrick, Fulgham, KY, and Jacob Hamrick, Murray, KY

  • Paternal grandmother: Beulah Hamrick, Maysel, WV

  • Maternal Grandmother: Beatrice Howard, Perris, CA

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Rev. Jack Wallace Hamrick.Matthew attended the Trinity United Methodist Church in Columbia, KY.

He was an employee of Cox Interior in Campbellsville, KY, member of the National Guard # HRC 149th Brigade, Combat Team in Louisville, KY, and received his combat training from Ft. Benning, GA.

Graveside Military rites will be conducted by the HHC 149th Brigade Combat Team from Louisville, KY.

Visitation is after 5:00pm CT, Saturday, August 19, 2006, at Brown Funeral Home in Mayfield, KY.

This obituary information is a courtesy of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in Columbia, Ky.
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