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Obituary: Ruhel Graham Judd, 88, Green Co., KY

Mr. Judd was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church, a former General Electric Employee, a former Green Co., KY Circuit Court Clerk, a farmer, and an Army veteran of World War II. He will be accorded full military honors.

Mr. Ruhel Graham Judd, 88, died September 3, 2009, at Taylor Regional Hospital, Campbellsville, KY. The funeral services for Mr. Ruhel Graham Judd will be conducted at 2:00pmCT, Sunday, September 6, 2009 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 201 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Green County Memory Gardens, Summersville, KY with full military honors. Visitation will be from 4:00pmCT until 9:00pmCT Saturday, September 5, 2009, and after 7:00amCT until time of the funeral Sunday, September 6, 2009. Pallbearers will be Terry Judd, Eddie Judd, Jeremy Edwards, Andy Judd, David Judd, and Chad Vaughn. Honorary pallbearers will be Doodle Lile, Tony Matney, Wade Cobb, Ann Arnett, and John and Peggy Frank.

Mr. Ruhel Graham Judd (April 17, 1921 - September 3, 2009)

Mr. Ruhel Graham Judd of Greensburg, Kentucky, son of the late Ben Luther Judd and Ida May Bloyd Judd, was born on April 17, 1921 in Green Co., KY, and departed this life on Thursday, September 3, 2009 at the Taylor Regional Hospital, Campbellsville, KY. He was 88 years, four months and 17 days of age.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Bethlehem Baptist Church. He was a former employee for General Electric, former Green County Circuit Court Clerk, was a farmer, and was a veteran of WWII having served in the United States Army and a member of the James L. Pruitt V.F.W. Post #5813.

He united in marriage to Aris Nadine London on August 19, 1943 who preceded him in death on December 11, 2004. He later united in marriage to Ruth Chaney on January 7, 2006 who survives.

Other survivors include the following:
  • Three sons : Larry and Sharon Judd and Joe and Marlene Judd both of Greensburg, KY; and Benny and Mary Judd of Russell Springs, KY

  • Two daughters: Patty Judd, Nashville, TN; and Kathy and Johnnie Jessie of Greensburg, KY

  • A step-son: W.D. Chaney of Greensburg, KY

  • Astep-daughter: Betty Gaines, Frankfort, KY

  • Two sisters: Garnieta Squires of Campbellsville, KY: and Mary Sue and Dwayne VanArsdale of Greensburg, KY

  • A sister-in-law: Dottie Walton of Louisville, KY

  • Eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren

  • And a host of other relatives and friends.
Mr. Judd was also preceded in death by a brother, Denzil Judd; and a sister, Lorene Squires.

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Ruhel Graham Judd, 88, Green Co., KY

2009-09-05 - Greensburg, KY - Photo courtesy Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY.
Ruhel Graham Judd (April 17, 1921 - September 3, 2009)

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