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Jo an Humphress, 77, Taylor Co., KY (1938-2016)

She was the former owner and operator of Lucky Vista Motel in Campbellsville with her husband, Jim, from 1974 - 1994. She was also an LPN when she lived in Ohio. She was a member of the Campbellsville Christian Church. She was the widow of Jim Humphress, her husband of over 54 years. She leaves nine direct living descendants.
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Jo an Humphress of Campbellsville, KY, died at 1:05pmET, Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in Campbellsville.

Funeral services will be at 10amCT/11amET, Friday, June 3, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Dr. Joel Patton. Burial will be Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Thursday, June 2, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Jo an Humphress, 77, Taylor Co., KY (1938-2016)

Jo an Humphress was the daughter of the late Garland Herbert Jackson and Abigail Blanton Jackson. She was born July 8, 1938, in Rittman, Ohio. She died Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 77 years, 10 months, and 23 days.

She professed faith in Christ at a young age and was a member of Campbellsville Christian Church.

She was the former owner and operator of Lucky Vista Motel in Campbellsville with her husband, Jim, from 1974 - 1994. She was also an LPN when she lived in Ohio. She united in marriage to Jim Humphress March 9, 1957. He preceded her in death March 19, 2011.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters: Vicky Tucker and husband, John of Campbellsville, KY; and Sheila Prow and husband, Tommy of Bowling Green, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Tyler Prow and wife, Azar of Nashville, TN; James Prow and wife, Sandra and Abby Prow of Bowling Green, KY; and Andrea Henderson and husband, Matt of Lexington, KY

  • Three great-grandchildren: Abbey Sue Ross and Noah Ross of Bowling Green and Leo Prow of Nashville, TN

  • Two sisters: Chelsea Shuman and husband, Bob of Baltic, Ohio; and Dot Dickens and husband, Herbert of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two nephews: Mark Dickens and Harvey Dickens and wife, Michelle of Campbellsville, KY

  • several other nieces and nephews and many relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by a sister and brother-in-law, Vivian and John Carson.

Send condolences to the family of Jo an Humphress

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Benevolence Ministry at Campbellsville Christian Church Or Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

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

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