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Obituary: Curtis H. Pickett, 79, Greensburg, KY

Mr. Pickett was a member of a respected Green County family, a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and was a construction worker

Mr. Curtis H. Pickett of Greensburg, KY, died Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital in Greensburg. He was 79 years, ten months and 27 days of age.

The funeral services for Mr. Pickett will be conducted at 10:00amCT, Friday, February 20, 2009 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery. Bro. Curtis Slinker will be officiating.

He was born son of the late Rollin Pickett and Minnie Floyd Pickett, on March 21, 1929 in Green County, KY.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Bethlehem Baptist Church and was a Construction worker.

He united in marriage to Nina Hurt on February 16, 1964 who preceded him in death on April 20, 2003.

Survivors are as follows:
  • A daughter and son-in-law: Donna and Raymond Dobson of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Hannah Phillips and Sarrah Phillips both of Campbellsville, KY

  • A step-grandchild: Tyler Dobson of Campbellsville, KY

  • A sister: Ruby Bell of Edmonton, KY

  • A brother: William "Bud" Pickett of Pennsylvania

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Ores Pickett and George Pickett.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Family Burial Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Winfred Bonta, Buddy Lowe, Bobby Fisher, David Pickett, Mike Pickett, and Raymond Dobson
Honorary pallbearer: Mont Ford

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This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.
This obituary was made possible through the support of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, established in 1922, located at 210 Greensburg Street in Columbia. To reach Louis and Brenda McQueary and Richard and Mary Beth Phelps, phone 270-384-2145, or call our 24-hour community obituary information line, 384-6999. E-mail: Website URL: Friends you trust, caring for people you love.
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Remembering Curtis Pickett: Mar. 21, 1929 - Feb. 17, 2009

2009-02-20 - Greensburg, KY - Photo from Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home.
Mr. Curtis H. Pickett, 79, Greensburg, KY, died Tuesday, February 17, 2009 in Greensburg, KY

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