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Obituary: Mary Gladys Milby, 93, formerly of Taylor Co., KY

She was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, KY. She was a member of the Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Mary Gladys Milby, Shepherdsville, KY, formerly of Campbellsville, KY, died at 10:33amET, Saturday, September 26, 2009, in Louisville, KY.Funeral services will be at 2:00pmET, Monday, September 28, 2009, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Ron Ferree. Burial will be in the Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5:00pmET, Sunday, September 27, 2009, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers are Larry Barnes, Kenny Phillips, Jerry Sharp, Kenneth Sharp, Norman Sullivan and Ike VanDyke.

Mary Gladys Milby, Taylor Co., KY (May 23, 1916 - September 26, 2009)

Mary Gladys Milby of Shepherdsville, formerly of Campbellsville, daughter of the late William Nelson and Edna Stearman Nelson was born May 23, 1916 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 10:33 A.M., Saturday, September 26, 2009 in Louisville, KY, at the age of 86 years, 4 months, and 23 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

She was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville.

She united in marriage to Dwight Milby April 4, 1942. He preceded her in death February 21, 1985.

She is survived by the following:
  • One daughter and son-in-law, Josephine and Franklin Cox of Shepherdsville, KY

  • One granddaughter and her husband, Darlene and David Wright of Louisville, KY

  • Two great-grandchildren: Dana Suzanne Wright and Derek Cory Wright of Louisville, KY

  • Four sisters and two brothers: Florence Curry, Thelma Barnes, Betty Sharp and Rachel Durham, David Lee Nelson and Allen Nelson of Campbellsville, KY

  • And several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Edna Laverne Milby February 21,1988; and two sisters and one brother: Pearl Sullivan December 13, 1992; Ruth Nelson in 1930; and Buckner Nelson, December 18, 1999.Send condolences to the family of Mary Gladys Milby

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
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.


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