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Obituary: Gladys Richerson O'Banion, 85, Taylor Co., KY

She was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church and a former employee of Fruit of the Loom

Gladys Richerson O'Banion, 85, died November 11, 2009, in Campbellsville KY.

The funeral service will be Monday, November 16, 2009, at 11amET/10amCT at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville by Dr. James E. Jones. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3678 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be after 5pmET/4pmCT, Sunday, November 15, 2009.

Gladys Richerson O'Banion, Taylor Co., KY (1924-2009)

Gladys Richerson O'Banion of Campbellsville, KY daughter of the late James R. Richerson and Lillian Deener Richerson was born September 11, 1924. She died at 3:45pmET, Saturday, November 14, 2009 in Campbellsville, KY, at the age of 85 years, 2 months, and 3 days.

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

She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom.

She united in marriage to Paul O'Banion April 9, 1949. He preceded her in death June 20, 1994.

She is survived by the following:
  • One son, Ronnie O'Banion of Campbellsville, KY

  • One sister and one brother, Marie Shawen of Campbellsville, KY, and Robert Earl Richerson of Louisville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by one brother and two sisters: William Richerson, Alice Richerson and Deronda Richerson.

Send a condolence to the family of Gladys Richerson O'Banion

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, was 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.


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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