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Obituary: Vernon Beams, 74, Taylor Co., KY

He was a member of the Mt. Roberts Baptist Church. He served in the Kentucky National Guard for 14 years and was a retired trruck driver, farmer, and had worked at Anaconda Wiring & Cable in Summersville, KY for 19 years.

Vernon Beams of Campbellsville, KY died at 6pmET, Tuesday, June 22, 2010 in Campbellsville, KY, at the age of 74 years, 7 months, and 14 days.

Funeral services will be at 1pmET/12 noon CT, Thursday, June 24, 2010, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville by Rev. Ken Forman. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be after 10amET/9amCT, Thursday, June 24, 2010 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Roger Lee Beams, Kit Davis, Billy Price, Mike Lobb, Mitchell Seaborne, and John Webster.

Vernon Beams, Taylor Co., KY (1935 - 2010)

Vernon Beams of Campbellsville, KY, son of the late Arvin Beams and Gladys Underwood Beams, was born in Green Co., KY, Friday, November 8, 1935. He died at 6pmET, Tuesday, June 22, 2010 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 74 years, 7 months, and 14 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Roberts Baptist Church.

He was in the Kentucky National Guard for fourteen years.

He was a retired truck driver with the Kentucky State Highway Department, a farmer and had been employed at Anaconda Wiring & Cable in Summersville for 19 years.

He united in marriage to Barbara Ann Faulkner March 21, 1957. She preceded him in death August 15, 2007.

Survived by the following:
  • One son: Jason D. Beams of Campbellsville, KY

  • A brother and sister-in-law, James and Peggy Beams of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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