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Geneva Phillips Corbin, 102, Taylor County, KY (1911 - 2014)

She was born in Taylor County, KY, over a century ago, in 1911, and was a resident of Taylor County at the time of her death at 102 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Latt Phillips and Mattie Evans Phillips. Her husband of over 71 years, Phillip L. Corbin preceded her in death in the year 2000. She leaves 11 direct living descendants, spanning 4 generations. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church.
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Geneva Phillips Corbin, age 102 years, of Campbellsville, KY died at1:20 P.M., Friday, June 20, 2014, in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Monday, June 23, 2014 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville by Rev. J. D. Shipp. Visitation will be after 11amCT/12pm noon ET, Monday, June 23, 2014 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Columbia, KY.

Geneva Phillips Corbin, 102, Taylor County, KY (1911-2014)

Geneva Phillips Corbin of Campbellsville, KY was the daughter of the late Latt Phillips and Mattie Evans Phillips. She was born Saturday, November 4, 1911 in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died Friday, June 20, 2014, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY at the age of 102 years, 7 months, and 16 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church.

She united in marriage to Phillip L. Corbin August 17, 1929. He preceded her in death November 6, 2000.

She is survived by:

  • One son and daughter-in-law: Norman Richard and Mary Lou Corbin of Campbellsville, KY

  • One son-in-law: George Fred Silas of Campbellsville, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Richard Glenn Silas, Joann Wethington and husband, Harold, Sharon Keifer and Richard Allen Corbin, all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Five great-grandchildren: Jon Silas and wife, Ashley, Chris Silas, Brandon Keifer, Will Wethington and Shelby Wethington

  • One great-great-granddaughter: Maddie Silas

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Jo Silas January 3, 2012 and a son, Jimmie Carlton Corbin in infancy; one brother and four sisters: A. D. Phillips, Mrs. Allen Eastridge, Jean Sexton, Jo Phillips Gabehart and Opal Phillips Smith.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to Gideon Bibles or Hospice of Kentucky and may be made at the funeral home.

Send a condolence to the family of Geneva Phillps Corbin

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

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