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Edith Maupin Rafferty, Taylor County, KY (1925-2012)

She was a native of Iowa and the matriarch of a large, highly regarded Taylor County, KY family. She was the widow of Everett Rafferty. She leaves 14 direct living descendants. She was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville and a wonderful childcare provider. She was a member of the Saloma Baptist Church

Edith Maupin Rafferty, 86, of Campbellsville, KY,died at 2pm, Sunday, October 21, 2012, in Greensburg, KY.

The funeral service will be at 11amET/10amCT, Thursday, October 25, 2012, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. John Chowning. Burial will be in Palestine Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be 5pm-8pmET/4pm-7pmCT, at the funeral home.

Edith Maupin Rafferty, Taylor County, KY (1925-2012)

Edith Maupin Rafferty was the daughter of the late Joseph Forest Maupin and Lottie Hay Maupin. She, was born in Benton, Ringgold County, Iowa, Saturday, November 28, 1925. She died Sunday, October 21, 2012, in Greensburg, Green County, KY, at the age of 86 years, 10 months, and 23 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Saloma Baptist Church.

She was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville and a wonderful childcare provider.

She united in marriage to Everett Rafferty, who preceded her in death January 10, 1982.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and one daughter and spouses: Rev. J. T. and Sue Rafferty of Campbellsville, KY; Barry and Evelyn Rafferty of Bowling Green, KY; and Connie Foff of Bothell, Washington

  • Six grandchildren: Cyndi Rafferty Brackett and husband, Mark, Brandon Rafferty and wife, Marie, Jeremy Rafferty, Lindsay Foff Clausen and husband, Ian, Blair Foff and Sarah Foff

  • Five great grandchildren: Logan Brackett, Olivia Brackett, Cole Clausen, Ella Clausen and Josiah Rafferty

  • One sister: Alberta Fowler of Bowling Green, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by one son-in-law, Jim Foff in November of 2011 and one brother and two sisters:, Jim Maupin, Dorothy Newcomb, and Jo Ann Maupin.

Send a condolence to the family of Edith Maupin Rafferty

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

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