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Hubert R. Gabehart, Taylor Co., KY (1927-2011)

He was a member of a highly regarded Taylor Co., KY family. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of both World War II and the Korean War and will be accorded full military honors by the Marion County Honor Guard. He was a retired transportation driver and was of the Methodist faith

Hubert R. Gabehart, 83, of Louisville, KY, formerly of Taylor Co, KY, died at 8pmET, Monday, February 21, 2011 in Louisville, KY.

The funeral service will be at 11amET/10amCT, Thursday, February 24, 2011 at theParrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Larry Rhodes. Burial will be in Elk Horn Cemetery with full military Honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation will be from 5pm-8pmET/4pm-7pmCT, Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Terry Dabney, Frankie Forbeck, Donald Gabehart, Ernie Gabehart, John Douglas Gabehart, Keith Gabehart, and Louis Jones

Hubert R. Gabehart, Taylor Co., KY (1927-2011)

Hubert R. Gabehart was the son of the late John Walker Gabehart and Minnie Dell Smith Gabehart. He was born in Taylor Co., KY, Saturday, July 23, 1927. He died Monday, February 21, 2011 in Louisville. Jefferson Co., KY, at the age of 83 years, 6 months, and 29 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was of the Methodist faith.

He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict having served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corps.

He was a retired transportation driver.

He united in marriage to Amelia McDonald, who preceded him in death.

He united in marriage to Sue Montgomery, who preceded him in death.

He united in marriage to Doris Ford.

Besides his wife, Doris Ford Gabehart, he is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: John L. Gabehart and wife, Ruth of New Albany, IN; and Charles Gabehart of Bardstown, KY

  • Several grandchildren

  • Several great-grandchildren

  • Two sisters: Delilah Jones of Fairfield, OH; and Roca Rice of Radcliff, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Kaye Underwood and five brothers and two sisters: Tommie Forbeck October 27, 2003, Catherine Dabney July 22, 1998, W. Del Gabehart September 4, 1987, Ralph W. Gabehart April 17, 1989, Ernest S. Gabehart December 22, 1984, Weldon Gabehart May 23, 1983 and Samuel Creel Gabehart October 25, 1931.<

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to the Alzheimer's Association and may be made at the funeral home.

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

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