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Charles O'Brien, Taylor County, KY (1929-2012)

He was a member of a respected Campbellsville, KY, family. He leaves five direct living descendants. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pitman Valley Baptist Church and a retired farmer.

Charles O'Brien, 82, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 10:30pmET, Wednesday, September 19, 2012 in Campbellsville, KY.

Services will be at at 2pmET/1pmCT, Friday, September 21, 2012 graveside, at the Brookside Cemetery in Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Danny Nelson.

Charles O'Brien, Taylor County, KY (1929-2012)

Charles O'Brien of Campbellsville, KY, was the son of the late Patrick O'Brien and Mary Etta Weese O'Brien. He was born in Edmonson County, Kentucky, on Monday, December 16, 1929. He died Wednesday, September 19, 2012 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 82 years, 9 months, and 3 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pitman Valley Baptist Church.

He was a retired farmer.

He united in marriage to Nellie Sneed January 3, 1975 who preceded him in death April 7, 2001.

He is survived by the following:
  • One step son: Allan Skaggs of Campbellsville, KY

  • One granddaughter: Sheena Harris and husband, Chad of Campbellsville, KY

  • Three great grandchildren: Ethan Harris, Angel Harris and Leah Harris, all of of Campbellsville, KY

  • One brother in law: Charles Sneed and wife, Elizabeth of Campbellsville, KY

  • And many other relatives and friends
He was also preceded in death by one step-daughter Rita Cash.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to the funeral expenses and may be made a the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of Charles O'Brien

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

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