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Jodie Mings, Campbellsville, KY (1919-2013)

He was native of Adair County, KY, and a member of a highly regarded family. He was the son of the late John Mings and Fannnie Elizabeth Tucker Mings. He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Opal Bailey Mings. He leaves 11 direct living descendants. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Robinson Creek Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and trustee. He was a bus driver for the Taylor County School System for twenty-nine years and a farmer

Jodie Mings of Campbellsville, KY He died at 7:20pmET, Saturday, March 9, 2013 in Campbellsville, KY. He was 93

Funeral services will be at 12pm noon CT/1pmET, Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Richard Reed and Rev. Jim Collison. Burial will be in the Brookside Cemetery, E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation is 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: David Cox, Jason Parker, Jeremy Parker, Walter Harold Perkins, Greg Rinehart, and Jeff Sprowles.

Jodie Mings, Campbellsville, KY; Adair Co. native (1919-2013)

Jodie Mings was the son of the late John Mings and Fannie Elizabeth Tucker Mings. He was born Friday, May 23, 1919 in Adair County, KY. He died Saturday, March 9, 2013 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 93 years, 9 months, and 17 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Robinson Creek Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and trustee. He was a bus driver for the Taylor County School System for 29 years and a farmer.

He united in marriage to Opal Mings July 14, 1940.

Besides his wife, Opal Mings of Campbellsville, he is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters: Theresia (Eddie) Rogers and Joretta (Jerry) Parker, Campbellsville, KY

  • Son-in-law, Donald Rinehart, Campbellsville, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Greg (Tracey) Rinehart, LeAnne Sutton, Jason Parker and Jeremy (Natalie) Parker

  • Five great grandchildren: Connor Rinehart, Grant Rinehart, Lauren Rinehart, Jordan Sutton, and Charli Parker

  • Two sisters: Betty Rowe Vaughn of Ohio and Nina (William J.) Chelf of Louisville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Lisa Rinehart, November 14, 2009 and one sister and three brothers: Regina Farmer, Maurice Mings, Ray Mings and R.D. Mings.

Send a condolence to the family of Jodie Mings

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

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