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Obituary: J.D. Passmore, 72, Casey Co., KY

He was a member of a large, well-known, Dunnville, KY family with deep roots in Casey and Russell Counties of Kentucky

J.D. Passmore, Decatur RD, Dunnville, KY, died Monday, January 17, 2011, at 6:20pmCT, at his home.

The funeral service will be at Bethel United Baptist Church, Dunnville, KY at 1pmCT, Thursday, January 20, 2011, with Bro. Delvin Wilson officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 19, 2011, after 1pmCT, at Bethel United Baptist Church. Interment will be in the Bethel United Baptist Church Cemetery.

J.D. Passmore, Casey Co., KY (1938-2011)

J.D. Passmore was the son of the late James Passmore and Leora (Lane) Passmore. He was born Wednesday, May 18, 1938, in Liberty, Casey Co., KY, and died Monday, January 17, 2011, in Dunnville, Casey Co., KY, at the age of 72 years, 7 months, and 30 days.

He is survived by the following:
  • Three brothers: Danny Passmore, William Passmore, and Riley (Edna) Passmore, all of Dunnville, KY

  • Five sisters: Irene Passmore, Genova (Jimmy) Copley, and Edna Grimmsley, all of Dunnville, KY; Louise Lafavers, Russell Springs, KY; and Louann (Jimmy) Caldwell, Jamestown, KY

  • A host of nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by one brother, Fairley Passmore.

The H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N. Main ST, in charge of arrangements.

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