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Eleanor Parke, born in Metcalfe County, KY (1935-2016)

Eleanor Parke professed faith in Christ and was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom. She married Wallace Parke in 1954 and lost him just over a month ago.
Eleanor Parke, 80, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 10:15pmET Saturday, January 23, 2016 in Greensburg, KY.

The funeral was held at 1pmCT/2pmET, Thursday, January 28, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Bro. John Batcher. Burial was in the Murrell Family Cemetery in Metcalfe County. Visitation was after 11:30amCT/12:30pmET, Thursday, January 28, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

Eleanor Parke, born in Metcalfe County, KY (1935-2016)

Eleanor Parke was the daughter of the late James Murrell and Voyce Pyles Murrell. She was born August 1, 1935 in Metcalfe County, Kentucky. She died Saturday, January 23, 2016 in Greensburg, Green County, KY, at the at age 80 years, five months, and 22 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom. She united in marriage to Wallace Parke September 4, 1954. He preceded her in death December 20, 2015. She is survived by
  • One daughter, Brenda Sullivan and husband, Mike of Campbellsville;

  • One daughter-in-law, Cheri Parke of Campbellsville;

  • Five grandchildren: Sara Wilson and husband, Mike, Amanda Hughes and fiance, Scott Hess of Campbellsville, Jason Sullivan of Ft. Wayne, Indiana, Samantha Dale Sneed and special friend, Kyle Patrick Wilson of Ohio and Elizabeth Roos and husband, Christoffer of Sweden;

  • Nine great-grandchildren;

  • One sister, Gerline Finn and husband, Murey of Campbellsville;

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Linda Sneed February 13, 2014, one son, Michael Parke July 23, 2015 and three sisters and one brother: Margaret Harlan, Gladys Blaydes, Maxine Clark and Garner Murrell.

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Parrot and Ramsey Funeral Home, 419 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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