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McIvor Newcomb, 89, Campbellsville, KY

She was member of the First United Methodist Church, She was a veteran of World War II, a registered nurse, and had been employed by Taylor County Hospital for some 44 years.

McIvor Newcomb , 89, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 1:55pmET, Sunday, February 28, 2010 in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services for McIvor Newcomb will be at 1pmET/Noon CT, Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Dr. Ted Beam. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY. Visitaiton will be from 5pmET/4pmCT to 8pmET/7pmCT, Monday, March 1, 2010 at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Jamie Curtsinger, Josh Grisso, Burr Hearon, Don Munday, George Williams, and Troy Wilson.

McIvor Newcomb, Taylor Co., KY (1920-2010)

McIvor Newcomb of Campbellsville, KY, daughter of the late Ray Howard "Dick" Parrish Sr. and Ruth Thomas Parrish, was born Tuesday, June 8, 1920 in Cumberland County, Kentucky. She died at 1:55pmET, Sunday, February 28, 2010 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY at the age of 89 years, 8 months, and 20 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

She was a veteran of World War II having served her country in the Army Nurse Corps.

She was a registered nurse and was employed at Taylor County Hospital for some 44 years.

She united in marriage to Nathan Newcomb February 18, 1950. He preceded her in death October 2, 1996.

She is survived by the following:
  • One son and daughter-in-law, Leslie Ray and Mandy Newcomb, Campbellsville, KY

  • Two step-daughters: Donna Stoess, Louisville, KY; and Mitzi Ann Durham, Seymour, IN

  • Three granddaughters: Maureen Curtsinger and husband, Jamie, Springfield, KY; Misty Grisso and husband, Josh, Campbellsville, KY; and Krystal Douglas and husband, Tony, Lebanon, KY

  • Eight great-grandchildren: Jacob, Joshua and Mary Katherine Curtsinger, Austin and Lexy Grisso, Trevor, Mercedie and Antonio Douglas

  • Several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren

  • One brother: Dick Parrish Jr. and wife, Mary Lee, Chicago, IL

  • Sister-in-law: Margaret Parrish of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by one sister and one brother, Margaret Bragg June 12, 2002 and Billie Parrish January 11, 2002.

Send a condolence to the family of McIvor Newcomb

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangments.

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