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Calvin K. Eastridge, 90, Taylor Co., KY (1925-2016)

He was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, and a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church. He was a member of a highly regarded South Central Kentucky family. He was the son of the late John Sanders Eastridge and the late Eula Light Eastridge and the widower of Winnie B. Thrasher Eastridge, his wife of over 66 years. He leaves 27 direct living descendants.
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Calvin K. Eastridge, 90, of Campbellsville, KY died at 9:30pmET, Thursday, June 2, 2016 in Campbellsville.

The funeral servicewill be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Sunday, June 5, 2016 at St. Mark United Methodist Church, 400 Meader Street, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Tony Franklin, Rev. Richard Lowe and Rev. Stanley Perkins. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Saturday, June 4, 2016, and after 6amCT/7amET, Sunday until 12:30pmCT/1:30pmET, when he will be taken to the church for the funeral.

Calvin K. Eastridge, 90, Taylor Co., KY (1925-2016)

Calvin K. Eastridge of Campbellsville, KY, was the son of the late John Sanders Eastridge and Eula Light Eastridge. He was born August 30, 1925, in Taylor County, KY. He died Thursday, June 2, 2016 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 90 years, nine months, and three days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church.

He was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville. He united in marriage to Winnie B. Thrasher February 10, 1945. She preceded him in death April 20, 2011.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son and two daughters: Kenneth Eastridge and wife, Galene; Pam Smith and husband, Norman; and Lois Jean Thompson, all of of Campbellsville, KY

  • Six grandchildren: Bonnie Graham, Douglas Thompson and wife, Lisa; Shay Graybeal and husband, Wes; Megan Fields and husband, James; and Andrea Shipp and husband, Scott, all of Campbellsville, KY; and Dana Roney and husband, Mark of Lebanon, KY

  • Fourteen great-grandchildren

  • Four great-great-grandchildren

  • Three sisters: Rose Kingsbury and Barbara Moore and husband, Patrick, all of Campbellsville, KY; and Naomi Collins and husband, Willard of Indiana

  • One sister-in-law: Audrey Eastridge of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by one brother and one sister: Robert Lee Eastridge and Annie Roberts, and a son-in-law, Doyle Thompson.

Send condolences to the family of Calvin K. Eastridge

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

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