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Obituary: James Bert Viers, 82, Casey Creek, KY native

James Bert Viers, age 82, of Burress Hollow Road, Elk Horn, KY, died Saturday, January 2, 2010, at his residence following an illness.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2pmET/1pmCT, Tuesday, January 5, 2010, at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home, 503 E. Main ST, Campbellsville, KY, with burial to follow in the Whited Cemetery, Casey County, KY. Visitation will be from 5-8pmET, 4-7pmCT, Monday, January 4, 2010, at the funeral home.

James Bert Viers, Casey Creek, KY, native (1927-2010)

He was born April 14, 1927. He was The son of the late James and Littie Viers of Casey Creek, KY. He died January 2, 2010 at the age of 82 years, 8 months, and 19 days.

He was a farmer by trade.

He is survived by his wife Mary Allen Viers of Elk Horn, KY, and the following:
  • Four sons and daughters-in-law William Henry and Marilyn Viers, Gary James and Debbie Viers, and Randy Stanley Viers all of Campbellsville, KY, and Larry Allen Viers of Greensburg, KY

  • Three daughters and sons-in-law: Joy and Sherrill Rawlings of Lebanon, KY; Teresa and Ray Richardson of Louisville, KY; and Verly Bown of Campbellsville, KY

  • Four step sons and their wives: Thomas and Linda Bryant, Larry Eugene and Pam Bryant, Dennis and Ruth Bryant all of Liberty, KY; and Danny and Ann Bryant of Louisville, KY

  • One step daughter: Ella Mattingly of Danville, KY

  • Fifteen grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren
Lyon-Dewitt Funeral Home, Campbellsville, KY, is 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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