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Arvella Kearnes, Taylor County, KY (1946-2015)

Arvella Kearnes, 68, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 10:52amCT, Saturday, July 11, 2015 in Greensburg, KY.

Funeral services will be at 10amCT/11amET, Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. A. Landon Hadley. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Monday, July 13, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Arvella Kearnes, Taylor County, KY (1946-2015)

Arvella Kearnes of Campbellsville, KY, was the daughter of the late Everett Sprowles and Rhea Beard Sprowles. She was born August 16, 1946, in Larue County, Kentucky. She died Saturday, July 11, 2015 in Greensburg, Green County, KY, at the age of 68 years, 10 months, and 25 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Palestine Baptist Church. She was an employee of Fruit of the Loom for over thirty years.

She united in marriage to Richard Kearnes December 12, 1964.

Besides her husband, Richard Kearnes of Campbellsville, KY, she is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: Keith Kearnes and wife, LaDonna and Jason Lee Kearnes of Campbellsville, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Shea Kearnes, Kyndel Kearnes, Kamryn Kearnes, Megan Teel and Jonathan Walters

  • Two great-grandchildren: Tristan Teel and Rori Jaggers

  • One sister: Thelma Grimes of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Karen Gail Kearnes and three brothers and one sister: Dencil Sprowles, Herman Keith Sprowles, James Sprowles and Mattie Durham.

Send condolences to the family of Arvella Kearnes

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

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