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Obituary: Robert Lee Tungate, 49, Taylor Co., KY

He was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and was an employee of Portland Forge in Lebanon, KY

Robert Lee Tungate, 49, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 8:36amET, Monday, September 6, 2010, in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Wednesday, September 8, 2010, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY by Dr. James Jones. Burial will be in Our Lady of the Hills Catholic Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Gary Bell, Darrell Cox, Steve Elmore, Joey Fields, Rodney Nunn, and Kenny Richerson.

Honorary pallbearers: Nieces and nephews, Young Adult #1 Sunday School Class of Pleasant Hill Church.

Robert Lee Tungate, Taylor Co. KY (1961-2010)

Robert Lee Tungate was the son of Eveline Fisher Tungate Riley and the late Frank Earl Tungate. He was born in Taylor Co., KY, Tuesday June 13, 1961 and died Monday, September 6, 2010, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY at the age of 49 years, 2 months, and 24 days.

He had professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

He was an employee of Portland Forge in Lebanon, KY.

He united in marriage to Martha Sanders November 22, 1980.

Besides his wife, Martha Tungate, he is survived by the following:
  • His mother, Eveline Riley

  • One sister, Kaye Elmore and husband, Steve; one nephew and one niece: Chris Montgomery and Kristy Elmore all of Campbellsville, KY

  • And several other relatives and friends

  • He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Clarence and Bessie Tungate and Alford and Lou Emmer Fisher.The Parrott and Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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