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Michael E. (Sleepy) O'Banion, Taylor Co., KY (1948-2013)

He was a native of Taylor County, KY, the son of the late William Byron O'Banion and Dorothy Hord O'Banion. He leaves 5 direct living descendants. He was a retired employee of the Kentucky Department of Highways. He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith
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Michael E. "Sleepy" O'Banion, 64, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 3:45amET, Saturday, July 20, 2013 in Campbellsville.

Funeral services will be at 10amCT/11amET, Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Shaun Caudill. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Marshall Caulk, Mark Chaudoin, Darrell Cox, Kevin Estep, Jonathan O'Banion, Adam Preston, Kenny Shipp and Desten Smith.

Michael E Sleepy O'Banion, Taylor Co., KY (1948-2013)

Michael E. "Sleepy" O'Banion was the son of the late William Byron O'Banion and Dorothy Hord O'Banion. He was born, Tuesday, August 10, 1948 in Taylor County, KY. He died Saturday, July 20, 2013 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 64 years, 11 months, and 10 days.

He was a retired employee of the Kentucky Department of Highways.

' He is survived by the following:
  • One daughter: Rebecca P. Chaudoin of Greensburg, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Blake Chaudoin, Katie Chaudoin, Faith Wright and Allen Wright

  • Three brothers and one sister: William Ray O'Banion and wife, Shelia, Harold O'Banion and wife, Nancy, Donald O'Banion and wife, Vicky of Campbellsville, Ky; and Diane Estep and husband, Kenneth of Elizabethton, TN

  • Special friend: Barbara Donahue of Bardstown, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Wanda Kay O'Banion in infancy

Send a condolence to the family of Michael E. (Sleepy) O'Banion

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

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