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Obituary: Elmer (Buddy) Hoosier, Jr., 61, Taylor Co., KY

He was a U.S. Marine Veteran of the Vietnam War and will be given full military honors at his burial. He was of the Baptist faith and was a retired truck driver

Elmer "Buddy" Hoosier, Jr. of Campbellsville, KY, died at 4:15pmCT, Tuesday, June 29, 2010 in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Friday, July 2, 2010, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Vic Stansbury. Visitation will be after 5pmET/4pmCT, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY, with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard.

Pallbearers: Dylan Callison, Tim Callison, Wyatt Callison, Sasey Seaborne, Chase Seaborne, and Donnie Seaborne.

Elmer "Buddy" Hoosier, Jr, Taylor Co., KY (1949-2010)

Elmer "Buddy" Hoosier, Jr. of Campbellsville, son of the late Elmer Hoosier, Sr. and Haline Wethington Hoosier, was born in Taylor County, KY, Thursday, January 13, 1949. He died Tuesday, June 29, 2010 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 61 years, 5 months, and 16 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.

He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, having served his country honorably in the United States Marines.

He was a retired Truck Driver.

He united in marriage to Martha Polston May 25, 1975. She preceded him in death March 30, 2003.

He is survived by his wife, Patty Bass Hoosier of Campbellsville, KY, and the following:
  • One step-son and one step-daughter: Donnie Seaborne and wife, Susan of Campbellsville, KY; and Jennifer Callison and husband, Tim of Bowling Green, KY

  • Seven step-grandchildren

  • One step-great-granddaughter

  • Three sisters: Annetta Marcum and husband, Mike, Bernadine Hoosier and Phyllis Hoosier, all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Three nieces

  • One nephew

  • Several great-nieces and great-nephews

  • and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Eugene Hoosier January 22, 2002.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be in the form of donations to Hosparus of Central Kentucky.

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

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