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Kenneth Ray Pike, Elkhorn, KY (1939-2014)

He was a native of Taylor County, KY and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Omer and Marie Wooldridge Pike. His wife, Sharon Warren Pike, survives. He leaves 12 direct living descendants. A retired truck driver, he was a member of the Knifley Area Volunteer Fire Department, the Campbellsville-Taylor County Rescue Squad and the Taylor County Sheriff’s Department
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Kenneth Ray Pike, age 74, of Elkhorn died there on Sunday, April 6, 2014 after an illness.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10amCT/11amET, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, with burial to follow in Robinson Chapel Cemetery, 10477 Knifley Road, Knifley, KY, Visitation will be 3pm-7pmCT/4pm-8pmET, Monday, April 7, 2014, at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

Serving as pallbearers are Devin Brady, Austin Powell, Mike Markins, Stacey Loy, Darrell Caldwell and Wayne Warren.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jacob Pike, Melvin Pike, Roger Pike and Jerry Pike.

Kenneth Ray Pike, Elkhorn, KY (1939-2014)

He was born in Taylor County on Wednesday, June 14, 1939. He was the son of the late Omer and Marie Wooldridge Pike. He died Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Elkhorn, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 74 years, 9 months, and 22 days.< BR>
A retired truck driver, he was a member of the Knifley Area Volunteer Fire Department, the Campbellsville-Taylor County Rescue Squad and the Taylor County Sheriff’s Department.

He is survived by his wife Sharon Warren Pike and the following:
  • His children: Latisha Markins and her husband, Mike of Vine Grove, KY; Beverly Saumier and her husband, Lance of Bardstown, KY; Alexis Pike of Frankfort, KY; and Jacob Pike of Elkhorn

  • A brother: Melvin Pike, of Campbellsville, KY

  • A sister: Opal Judd and her husband, Paul of Campbellsville, KU

  • His grandchildren: Ashley King, Austin Powell, Devin Brady, Haley Brady and Jamie Brady
  • And a great-grandson: Bently Hughes
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Katherine Pike, Nellie Webb, Edna Reed and Mary Ann Clark.

The family suggests that expressions of sympathy may take the form contributions the Muscular Dystrophy Association or Gideon Bibles.

Lyon-Dewitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 W Main, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Kenneth Ray Pike, Elkhorn, KY (1939-2014)

2014-04-06 - 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY - Photo from Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

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