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James (Jimmy) Forsyth, Green Co., KY (1935-2011)

He was a beloved figure in the Green County Sports community. He was score keeper and clock manager for the Green County School District. He was a member of the Columbia Church of God and the Greensburg Baptist Church. He was a native of Adair County, KY and will be returned to Tarter's Chapel near the Milltown Community for interment.
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Mr. James "Jimmy" Forsyth, 76, of Greensburg, Kentucky, departed this life on Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at the Golden Living Center-Green Hill, Greensburg, KY.

The funeral services for Mr. James "Jimmy" Forsyth will be conducted at 10amCT, Friday, December 23, 2011 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Tarters Chapel Cemetery, 4350 Milltown Road, Columbia, KY, in Adair County. Bro. Gene Conover and Will Hodges will be officiating. Visitation is requested 4pm-80mCT, Thursday, December 22, 2011, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral home and after 7amCT, Friday, until time of the funeral service.

Pallbearers: Rick Davis, Josh Bennett, Chavis McDermott, John Gupton, Ashley Geralds, and Chris Ferguson.

Honorary pallbearers: Tim Deaton, Todd Tucker, Mike Griffiths, Wayne Edwards, Ricky Bloyd, Jerry Warren, Cody Houchens, and Brennen Milby.

James "Jimmy" Forsyth, Green County, KY (1935-2011)

Mr. James "Jimmy" Forsyth of Greensburg, Kentucky, was the son of the late Wallace Coomer and Nettie Burris Forsyth. He was born on Tuesday, October 8, 1935 in Adair County, Kentucky. He died Tuesday, December 20, 2011 in Greensburg, Green County, KY. He was 76 years, 2 months and 12 days of age.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the Columbia Church of God and the Greensburg Baptist Church. He was Scorekeeper and Clock Manager for the Green County School System.

Survivors include the following:
    • Three nieces: Sonya Campbell of Columbia, KY; Anissa Ward of Greensburg, KY; and Andrea Milby of San Diego, CA
    • And a host of other relatives and friends
    Mr. Forsyth was also preceded in death by two sisters: Dorothy Grider on February 12, 2011, and Wanda Milby on December 17, 1989; and a nephew: Keith Grider September 1996.

    Memorials are suggested to the Green County Athletic Program, which can be made at the funeral home.

    The Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

    This story was posted on 2011-12-22 16:47:52

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    James "Jimmy" Forsyth, Green County, KY (1935-2011)

    2011-12-22 - 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.

    James "Jimmy" Forsyth, Green County, KY, Adair Co., KY native (1935-2011)

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