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Olene Gaddis, Taylor County, KY (1920-2013)

She was member of a distinguished Taylor County, KY family. She was the widow of Rev. Irvin Gaddis. Their marriage spanned over 50 years until his death in 1990. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Campbellsville, KY

Olene Gaddis, 92, of Campbellsville, KY died at 11:25 P.M., Saturday, January 5, 2013, in Campbellsville.

Funeral services will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Tuesday, January 8, 2014, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon, Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Ron Young. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be after 10amCT/11amET, January 8, 2013, at the funeral home.

Olene Gaddis, Taylor County, KY (1920-2013)

Olene Gaddis was the daughter of the late Milton Tungate and Elnora Herron Tungate. She was born in Taylor County, KY, August 12, 1920. She died Saturday, January 5, 2013, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 92 years, 3 months, and 24 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

She united in marriage to Rev. Irvin Gaddis January 20, 1940. He preceded her in death March 1, 1990.

She is survived by the following:
  • One son: Rev. Gerald K. Gaddis and wife, Mary of Henderson, KY

  • One daughter in law: Betty Gaddis of Alabama

  • Seven grandchildren

  • Several great-grandchildren

  • One sister: Mrs. Elmer Gipson of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters: Jesse Earl Tungate, Onie Tungate, Perry Tungate, Albert Tungate, Janie Farmer, Mae Farmer, Mandy Harden, and Elsie Rae Whitley.

Send a condolence to the family of Olene Gaddis

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon, Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements. Phone 270-465-8181.

This story was posted on 2013-01-06 10:23:54

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