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Paul Allen Dameron, Taylor County, KY (1954-2013)

Paul Allen Dameron, Campbellsville University 1976 alumnus, was director of institutional research at the university. Paul said many times that "the going home of a Christian should be celebrated." His desire was for there to be rejoicing, not mourning." - JOAN C. McKINNEY Campbellsville University tribute to Paul Allen Dameron

Paul Allen Dameron, age 58, of Campbellsville, KY, died Wednesday, July 23, as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident on his way home from work. He died at University of Louisville Hospital.

Celebration services for Mr. Paul Dameron will be conducted by Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home, 9amCT/10amET, Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Campbellsville University Ransdell Chapel, 501 N Hoskins Avenue, Campbellsville, KY. The Rev. Fred Miller, who was a close friend of Paul's and who worked with him in the Office of Financial Aid at CU, will officiate at the funeral. Burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Th family requests visitation 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Friday, July 26, 2013, at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY.

Paul was ordained to the gospel ministry by the Marion Emmanuel Baptist Church and spent most of his career in Christian higher education. He was employed at CU for 30 years.

Paul Allen Dameron, Taylor County, KY (1954-2013)

He was born September 12, 1954. He died July 24, 2013, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 58 years, 10 months, and 12 days.

He was survived by his wife Betty Dameron and the following:
  • One son; Johnny Walters both of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two daughters: Vicky Dameron of Lexington, KY; and Tammy Thomas of Bowling Green, KY

  • His mother: Lois Lynn Dameron

  • Four grandchildren

  • One great grandchild

  • Three nieces

  • And a host of family and friends
In lieu of flowers the family requests gifts to Gideon Bibles.

Send a condolence to the family of Paul Dameron

The Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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