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Fay Touchstone Pope, Taylor Co., KY (1936 - 2012)

She was a business professor at Campbellsville University from 1982 to 1988. Mrs. Pope served as an adjunct faculty member through 1998. She was named faculty emeritus at CU. She was the wife of Dr. Kenneth Pope, former vice president for development at Campbellsville University. The family requests expressions of sympathy be made to the Touchstone Scholarship Fund at CU. Please remember Dr. Pope and their daughter, Robin, and son, John, and her sister, Jerry Lynn Kimmel, and their families at this time. - JOAN C. McKINNEY, Campbellsville University
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Fay Touchstone Pope, of Campbellsville, KY died at 12:30pmET, Wednesday, December 26, 2012, in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services are at 10amCT/11amET, Monday, December 31, 2012 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Earl West. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation wil be 4pm-7pmCT, 5pm-8pmET, Sunday, December 30, 2012, at the funeral home.

Fay Touchstone Pope, Taylor Co., KY (1936 - 2012)

Fay Touchstone Pope was the daughter of the late Roy Henry Touchstone and Ruth Smith Touchstone. She was born in Jackson, Mississippi, Sunday, May 24, 1936. She died Wednesday, December 26, 2012, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 76 years, 7 months, and 2 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

She was a graduate of Mississippi College and the University of Missouri. She was employed at the Mississippi State Employment Commission and Veterans Administration in Jackson, Mississippi.

She was a professor in the Business Department at Hannibal-LaGrange University in Hannibal, Missouri from 1966-1982 and also a professor at Campbellsville University from 1982-1988 and the Adjunct Faculty through 1998 and was named Faculty Emeritus at Campbellsville University.

She united in marriage to Dr. Kenneth Pope April 22, 1956.

Besides her husband, Dr. Kenneth Pope, she is survived by the following:
  • One daughter and one son: Robin Pope Santa-Teresa and husband, Ben of Louisville, KY; and John Harden Pope and wife, Susan of Danville, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Christopher Hackett of Portland, Oregon; Lydia Pope and Gabriel Pope of Danville, KY

  • One sister: Jerry Lynn Kimmel and husband, Jim of San Marcos, Texas

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends
The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to the Touchstone Scholarship Fund at Campbellsville University and may be made a the Parrott and Ramsey Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of Fay Touchstone Pope

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

This story was posted on 2012-12-26 18:31:23
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