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Russell Williams, 80, Taylor Co., KY

He was a member of the First United Methodist Church. He was a timber buyer and a farmer. He was a member of the Pitman Masonic Lodge. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II and will be accorded full military honors by Marion County Veterans Honor Guard.

Russell Williams of Campbellsville, KY, died at 8:55amCT,, Monday, July 12, 2010 in Greensburg, Green Co., KY, at the age of 80 years, 1 months, and 1 days.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Friday, July 16, 2010, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Lanny Garner and Rev. Ron Young. Burial will be in Green River Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation will be after 5pmET/4pmCT, Thursday, July 15, 2010 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Mike Ward, David Wayne, J. T. Williams, Nathan Williams, Ryan Williams, and Tyler Williams.

Honorary pallbearers: Kerr Fellowship Sunday School Class at First United Methodist Church.

Russell Williams, Taylor Co., KY (1930 - 2010)

Russell Williams of Campbellsville, son of the late Alfred Edd Williams and Gladys Radford Williams, was born Wednesday, June 11, 1930 in Taylor Co., KY. He died at 8:55amCT,, Monday, July 12, 2010 in Greensburg, Green Co., KY, at the age of 80 years, 1 months, and 1 days.

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

He was a member of the Pitman Masonic Lodge #124 F & AM and 32 York Rite.

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

He was a retired timber buyer and farmer.

He united in marriage to Betty Garner July 11, 1953. Besides his wife, Betty Williams of Campbellsville, KY, he is survived by the following:
  • A son and daughter-in-law: Gregg and Donna Williams of Campbellsville, KY

  • Daughter-in-law, Cheryl Williams of Campbellsville, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Ryan Williams, Tyler Williams and J. T. Williams of Campbellsville, KY; Lindsay Wayne and husband, David of Georgetown, KY; and Nathan Williams and wife, Jessica of Louisville, KY

  • Sister and brother-in-law, Joyce and Henry Ward of Greensburg, KY

  • Several other relatives and many friends
He was also preceded in death by a son, Larry E. Williams and a brother, Rev. Kenneth Williams.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to the First United Methodist Church Building Fund or Gideon Bibles and may be made at the funeral home.

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

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