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Obituary: Gilbert Corbin, 86, Taylor Co., KY

Mr. Corbin was native of Adair Co., KY, a member of a highly regarded family. He was a veteran of U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II, a retired farmer, and was a member of the Meadowview Baptist Church.

Gilbert Corbin of Campbellsville, KY died at 5:10pmET, Sunday, July 11, 2010 in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Thursday, July 15, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Lewis Haynes and Rev. Cliff McDaniel. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 14, 2010, after 5pmET/4pmCT, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Carl Ray Arnold, Johnny Arnold, David Cable, Steven Corbin, Doug Ferguson, Vernon Humphress, and Jeff Simpson.

Honorary pallbearers: C. R. Arnold, Brent Cox, Jerry Cox, Johnnie Pennington, Buddy Sallee, Dan White

Gilbert Corbin, Adair Co., KY native (1923 - 2010)

Gilbert Corbin of Campbellsville, KY son of the late Asa Corbin and Florence Colvin Corbin, was born Sunday, November 11, 1923 in Adair County, Kentucky. He died at 5:10pmET, Sunday, July 11, 2010 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 86 years, and 8 months.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Meadowview Baptist Church.

He was a veteran of World War II, having served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corps.

He was a retired farmer.

He united in marriage to Louise Arnold July 6, 1946.Besides his wife, Louise A. Corbin of Campbellsville, he is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and two daughters: Dwight Corbin of Campbellsville, KY; and Curtis Corbin and wife Joyce, and Elaine Giles and husband, Gordon of Louisville, KY; and Sheila Moomaw and husband Scott of Shepherdsville, KY

  • Eight grandchildren

  • Ten great-grandchildren

  • Five great-great-grandchildren

  • Two sisters, Ernestine McDaniel and husband, Cliff of Anderson, IN

  • and Mary Nell Peters and husband, Arlie of Louisville, KY
  • Several nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers: Glenwood Corbin, Kenneth Corbin and Clellon Corbin.

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

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