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Obituary: Mr. Boyce Workman, 78, Greensburg, KY

He was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church. He had been employeed by Nally & Gibson for over 45 years, and spent over 50 years in service to Green County

Mr. Boyce "Peahead" Workman of Greensburg, KY, departed this life on Sunday, July 11, 2010 at the Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY.

The funeral services for Mr. Boyce Workman were conducted at 1pmCT, Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST., Greensburg, KY, with burial in the Bethlehem Cemetery, Temperance RD, Greensburg, KY. Bro. Cary Dunbar officiated.

Pallbearers: Melvin Bradley, Jr., Timmy Bradley, Melvin Bradley, Sr., Thomas Henderson , Tim Wright, Donnie Henderson, and Neal Bishop. Honorary pallbearers: Green County Emergency Management.

Mr. Boyce Workman, Green Co., KY (1932-2010)

Mr. Boyce "Peahead" Workman of Greensburg, Kentucky, son of the late Omer Shively Workman and Myrtie Frances Hartfield Workman, was born on March 19, 1932 in Green Co., KY, and departed this life on Sunday, July 11, 2010 at the Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY. He was 78 years, three months and 22 days of age.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church. He was a retired truck driver for Nally-Gibson Quarries having worked 45 years.He started with the Green County Civil Defense in the 1950s, he was CD Auxiliary Police Officer and Radiation Officer when the Rescue Squad was added. He continued his service when Rescue squad started in 1962, when it changed to DES and then to Emergency Management and Rescue Squad, with 50 some years dedicated to serving Green County.

Survivors include the following:
  • A son: Melvin Bradley and his companion Amanda Ford of Campbellsville, KY

  • His lifelong friend and Melvin's mother: Anna Mae Bradley of Campbellsville, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Melvin Bradley, Jr., Shelby Bradley, Logan Bradley, Cheyenne Lewis and Brianna Ford all of Campbellsville, KY

  • His twin brother: Doyce Workman of Greensburg, KY

  • and a host of other relatives and friends.
The Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangments.

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