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Sam Harden, Taylor Co., KY (1922-2011)

He was a farmer and a long time civil servant in Taylor County having served as Deputy Sheriff, Sheriff, County Judge and Property Valuation Administrator. He was a US Army Veteran of World War II

Sam Harden, 88, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 12:35 P.M., Monday, February 14, 2011 in Campbellsville.

The funeral service will be at 11amET/10amCT, Thursday, February 17, 2011 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Greg Harper. Visitation will be after 5pmET/4pmCT, Wednesday, February 16, 2011, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY.

Pallbearers: Billy Dabney, Donald Harden, Bert Huckaby, Richard Puryear, Dwight Tucker, and Elwood Tucker.

Sam Harden, Taylor Co., KY (1922-2011)

Sam Harden was the son of the late John Harden and Cleo Bookout Harden. He was born in Taylor Co. KY, Tuesday, November 14, 1922. He died Monday, February 14, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY, at the age of 88 years, and 3 months.He professed faith in Christ.

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

He was a farmer and a long time civil servant in Taylor County having served as Deputy Sheriff, Sheriff, County Judge and Property Valuation Administrator.

He united in marriage to Helen Sapp January 9, 1942. She preceded him in death November 16, 2004.

He is survived by the following:
  • A daughter: Debra MacConaugha and special friend, Kevin O'Bannon of Campbellsville, KY

  • One sister: Janice Gaines of Texas

  • Two nieces, Stephanie Kearney of Texas and Delia Williams of Ohio

  • Several other nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Jack MacConaugha November 26, 2007.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to "Because We Believe" Building Fund at Campbellsville Christian Church and may be made at the funeral home.

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

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