Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Obituary: Christine Burress Livesay, 91, Taylor Co., KY

She was retired from Holiday Inn and was a member of the Faircreek Church in Fairborn, OH

Christine Burress Livesay, 91 of Louisville, KY, formerly of Campbellsville, KY, died at 4:05amET, Wednesday, January 13, 2010, in Louisville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Saturday, January 16, 2009 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Ron Ferree. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, West Main ST, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be from 5-8pmET, 4-7pmCT, Friday, January 15, 2010, at the funeral home.

Christine Burress Livesay, Taylor Co., KY (1918 - 2010)

Christine Burress Livesay of Louisville, formerly of Campbellsville and Dayton, Ohio, daughter of the late George Patrick Burress and Mattie Elizabeth Reynolds Burress, was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Wednesday, January 16, 1918. She died at 4:05amET, Wednesday, January 13, 2010, in Louisville, KY at the age of 91 years, 11 months, and 28 days.

She was employed in the food service business in the Dayton area and retired from Holiday Inn.

She professed faith in Christ and attended the Faircreek Church in Fairborn, OH.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters: Judy Parker, Louisville, KY and Rena McCraw of Dayton, OH

  • Two grandchildren: Missy Carman and husband, Paul, Louisville, KY; and Mike McCraw and wife, Amye; Braselton, GA

  • Five great-grandchildren: Ryan Carman and Aaron Carman of Louisville, KY; Trevor McCraw, Maxine McCraw and Simone McCraw of Georgia

  • And several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Cathy McCraw and six brothers and four sisters: Robert Burress, Bassett Burress, Joe Burress, Clyde Burress, George Burress, Elizabeth Coate, Rena Peterson, Margaret Payne, Clarice Wingo and a baby brother in infancy.
Send a condolence to the family of Christine Burress Livesay

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of funeral 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.
Editorial input on this obituary is welcome for consideration by Photos, changes, list of casketbearers, and other additions are welcome. Current policy is to also post cards of thanks free of charge. Contact using Contact/Submit button

This story was posted on 2010-01-15 06:26:49
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.