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Rev. Robert B. Oldham, Taylor Co., KY (1924-2015)

He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict, and a member of the Campbellsville Baptist Church. He attended Campbellsville University, Western Kentucky University, Michigan State University and was a graduate of Southern Baptist Seminary in Louisville. He was a retired pastor and teacher having served churches in South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Michigan and Missouri. He was on the faculty of Campbellsville University, Missouri Bible College, Moody Bible Institute, Clearcreek Baptist Bible College, and St. Catherine College. He was a native of Jefferson Co., KY, and a resident of Taylor County, KY, at the time of his death.
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Rev. Robert B. Oldham, 90, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 10:23pmET, Tuesday, July 14, 2015 in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral services will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Friday, July 17, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Dr. Mike O’Neal, Dr. Bill Whittaker, Dr. Bruce Heilman, Brad Lauer and Sing Oldham. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation is 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Thursday, July 16, 2015 and after 6amCT/7amET, Friday.


Pallbearers: Barry Bertram, Dr. Michael Carter, Charles Clark, Stan Curry, Tim Hook, Ron Rafferty, Otto Tennant.

Honorary pallbearers: Everett Colvin, Oldham-Davenport Sunday School Class

Rev. Robert B. Oldham, Taylor Co., KY (1924-2015)

Rev. Robert B. Oldham was the son of the late Robert Bruce Oldham, Sr. and Lessie Mae Rogers Oldham. He was born November 24, 1924, in Jefferson County, KY. He died Tuesday, July 14, 2015 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 90 years, seven months, and 20 days.

He was a veteran of World War II having served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corps where he participated in the Okinawa Campaign and in the occupation of Yokosuka, Japan and attained the rank of Sergeant. He was also a veteran of the Korean Conflict serving his country honorably in the United States Air Force as Assistant Base Chaplain.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church where he was a Sunday School teacher for several years.

He attended Campbellsville University, Western Kentucky University, Michigan State University and was a graduate of Southern Baptist Seminary in Louisville. He was a retired pastor and teacher having served churches in South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Michigan and Missouri. He was on the faculty of Campbellsville University, Missouri Bible College, Moody Bible Institute, Clearcreek Baptist Bible College, and St. Catherine College.

He united in marriage to Virginia Pruitt April 16, 1947 and he called her his faithful companion in all of his ministries. She preceded him in death July 7, 2007.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son and one daughter: John S. Oldham and wife, Marilyn of Lansing, MI; and Mary Milby and husband, Roy of Eads, Tennessee

  • Four grandchildren: Kristy Sweet and husband, Lincoln of Spring Hill, TN; Stacey Oldham of Lansing, MI; Matthew Milby and wife, Kara of Tulsa, OK; and Joshua Milby of Memphis, TN

  • One sister: Jeanne Carothers of Central Point, OR

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded by two brothers and one sister: Richard Oldham, Edith Oldham and Roger Oldham.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of Rev. Robert B. Oldham.


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