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Obituary: Marjorie Hancock Callison, 94, Taylor Co., KY

She was a member of a highly regarded South Central Kentucky family and of the Campbellsville Christian Church. She was the widow of George Callison. Burial was in the Columbia Cemetery.
Marjorie Hancock Callison, 94, of Autumn DR, Campbellsville, KY, died Thursday, December 23, 2010.

Funeral services were conducted at 2pmET, Monday, December 27, 2010 at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home, 503 E. Main ST, Campbellsville, KY. Burial was in the Columbia City Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY.

Marjorie Hancock Callison, Taylor Co., KY

She was the daughter of the late Benjamin Coffey Hancock and Bessie Smith Hancock. She was born August 26, 1916, and died Thursday, December 23, 2010, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY at the age of 94 years, 3 months, and 27 days.

She married George Braxton Callison on December 23, 1933 who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by two grandsons, Randall Pruitt, Christopher Callison, three brothers, William, Wallace and Robert Hancock, one sister Mildred Brockman.

She was a member of the Campbellsville Christian Church.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and daughter-in-law: George W. Callison of Hodgenville, KY; and Donald and Catherine Callison of Alabama

  • One daughter and son-in-law: Carolyn and William R. Pruitt of Campbellsville, KY

  • Three grandchildren, Libby Skaggs of Campbellsville, KY; Scott Callison of Georgetown, KY; and Bruce Pruitt of Radcliff, KY

  • Seven great grandchildren:Sarah and Matthew Pruitt, Braxton, Megan and Jasmine Skaggs and Declan and Ryder Callison

  • And four nephews
Lyon-Dewitt Funeral Home, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

Family request expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Hospice of Central Kentucky or the Building Fund at the Campbellsville Christian Church, these donations can be made at funeral home

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