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Obituary: Esther Cox Gabehart, 80, Campbellsville, KY

Mrs. Cox was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church and was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville and Frankfort, KY

Esther Cox Gabehart, daughter of the late Garrett Cox and Mary Callahan Risen was born August 12, 1928, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 4:18pmET, Friday, August 7, 2009 in Louisville. Age: 80

The funeral service will be at 1:00pmET/NoonCT, Monday, August 10, 2009 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Shaun Caudill. Burial will be in Jones Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00pmET Sunday, August 9, 2009, at the funeral home.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church.

She was a retired employee of Fruit of The Loom in Campbellsville and Frankfort.

She is survived by the following:
  • A daughter and son-in-law: Carol "Bunny" and Marvin McCubbin of Mt. Washington, KY

  • Two granddaughters: Heather (Jason) Vogel of Louisville, KY, and Courtney Nolley of Mt. Washington, KY

  • One great-grandson: Cailen Nolley of Mt. Washington, KY

  • Two sisters: Readth Howard of Hollandale, FL; and Geneva Turner of Lexington, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.She was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers: Dena Rohan, John Martin Cox and James Paul Cox; and step-father, Carl Risen.
Pallbearers are Terry Dabney, Brandon Deshon, B.J. Gardner, Brian Howell, Dennis Meek, and Jason Vogel

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