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Clarence (Buck) Corbin, Adair County, KY (1930-2012)

He was a member of large, respected Adair County, KY family. He leaves 29 direct living descendants. He was employed at the Gate Station in Columbia, KY for many years. He was a U.S.Army veteran of the Korean War and will be accorded full military honors by VFW Post 6097 at his burial in Haven Hill Cemetery.
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Clarence "Buck" Corbin, 81, of Columbia, died Monday, February 20, 2012, at the Campbellsville Retirement Home in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 1pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. David Coffey officiating. Burial will be in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY, with full military honors presented by Columbia, KY, VFW Post 6097. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Tuesday, February 21, 2012.

Casket Bearers: Stevie Corbin, Donnie Ford, David Corbin, Paul Reynolds, David Thomason, and Scotty Neat.

Clarence (Buck) Corbin, Adair County, KY (1930-2012)

He was born Monday, June 16, 1930, in Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late Ambrose and Lorena Pearl Bell Corbin. He died Monday, February 20, 2012, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 81 years, 8 months, and 4 days.

He was employed at Gate Service Station for many years and served his country in the US Army during the Korean War.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son; Greg Corbin, four brothers and three sisters; Roscoe, Olen, James and Raymond Corbin, Gladys Harmon, Estelle Ford, Lola Mae Reynolds.

Survivors include:
  • Two daughters: Rita Neat of Columbia, KY; and Amber Thomason of Glasgow, KY

  • Two sons: Steve and Allan Corbin, both of Columbia, KY

  • Seventeen grandchildren: Jared Corbin, Bianca Vets, Samara Skinner, Steve, Ericka Hall and Abagail Corbin; Scotty Neat, Kristin and David Thomason, Jr., Litney Davis, Tiffany Janes, Kayla and Landon Corbin, Britany Tucker; and Erica, Emily and Shane Hall

  • Eight great grandchildren

  • Several nieces, nephews and friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Clarence (Buck) Corbin, Adair County, KY (1930-2012)

2012-02-20 - 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

Clarence (Buck) Corbin, Adair County, KY (1930-2012)

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