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Phyllis Moore, 72, Taylor Co., KY, Adair native (1944-2016)

She was a member of Kellyville Community Church. She was a retired postal clerk and had worked at both the Campbellsville and Columbia post offices. She was a member of a highly regarded South Central Kentucky family. She was a native of Adair County, KY, and a resident of Taylor County, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Ivan & Georgia Murrell Burton. Her husband, Danny Moore, survives. She leaves six direct living descendants.
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Phyllis Moore age 72 years of Campbellsville, KY formerly of Columbia, KY passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at 11:45pmCT, at TJ Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

There will be a funeral service for Phyllis Moore, Friday, July 22, 2016 at 1pmCT, at the Kellyville Community Church, 77 Kellyville Road, in the Coburg Community, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Stanley Watson the officiating clergy. Interment in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation after 4pmCT, Thursday, July 21, 2016 and 6am-11:30amCT, Friday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, after 12pmNoonCT, at the church.

Phyllis Moore, 72, Adair Co., KY (1944-2016)

She was born April 27, 1944 in Adair County She was the daughter of the late Ivan & Georgia Murrell Burton. She died Tuesday, July 19, 2016, in Glasgow, Barren County, KY, at the age of 72 years, two months, and 22 days.

She was preceded in death by one brother & two sisters: Vernon Burton, Jewel Howard and Clarice McGaha.

She is survived by her husband Danny Moore of Campbellsville, KY, and the following:
  • One daughter: Jill Moore Pruyear & husband Tommy of Campbellsville, KY

  • One son: Danny Shane Moore & his wife Doris of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two brothers: Harlan Burton of Shepherdsville, KY; and Leonard Burton of Elizabethtown, KY

  • Four sisters: Glenna Shofner of Campbellsville, KY' Virginia Hunt of Elizabethtown, KY; Ethel McCoy of Dayton, Ohio; and Norma Potts of Louisville, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Tyler (Bethany) Moore, Cameron (Ashley) Pruyear & Chace Pruyear

  • One great grandchild: Jason Pruyear

  • Several nieces, nephews & a host of other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of Phyllis Moore

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of funeral arrangements

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