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Opal Mings, Taylor Co., KY (1921-2013)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded Taylor County family. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Robinson Creek Baptist Church. Her marriage to Jodie Mings endured over 73 years, until his death on March 9, 2013. She united in marriage to Jodie Mings July 14, 1940. He preceded her in death March 9, 2013. She leaves 11 direct living descendants, spanning 3 generations. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom.
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Opal Bailey Mings, 91, Campbellsville, KY, died at 12:20amET, Sunday, October 6, 2013 in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral service will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Dale Mings and Rev. Ron Young. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery on W. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Monday, October 7, 2013, at the funeral home.

Opal Mings, Taylor Co., KY (1921-2013)

Opal Bailey Mings was the daughter of the late Calvin C. Bailey and Lena Lee Carroll Bailey. She was born Wednesday, October 12, 1921. She died Sunday, October 6, 2013 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 91 years, 11 months, and 25 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Robinson Creek Baptist Church.

She united in marriage to Jodie Mings July 14, 1940. He preceded her in death March 9, 2013.

She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters and sons-in-law: Joretta and Jerry Parker and Theresia and Eddie Rogers of Campbellsville, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Greg Rinehart and wife, Tracey; LeAnne Sutton, Jason Parker, and Jeremy Parker and wife, Natalie

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

  • And one sister-in-law, Mary Mings of Campbellsville, KY
She was preceded in death by one daughter and her husband: Eleasia (Lisa) and Donald Rinehart.

Send a condolence to the family of Opal Mings

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

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