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Roger (Doc) York, Taylor Co./Cumberland native (1961-2016)

Roger was a proud member of the National Guard. He was known as a handyman and could do numerous things. He worked in landscaping, mowing yards, delivering furniture and whatever needed to be done. He had deep family ties in Adair, Cumberland and Taylor Counties, KY. His wife, Tammy York, survives. He leaves seven direct living descendants.
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Roger (Doc) York, 55, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 7:41pmET, Friday, September 30, 2016 in Corbin, KY. Age: 55

Funeral service at 11amCT/12pmNoonET, Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Dannie Nelson. Burial will be in Mt. Washington Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Monday, October 3, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

Roger "Doc" York, 55, Taylor County, KY (1961-2016)

Roger "Doc" York was the son of the late Preston York and Madeline Grider York. He was born May 4, 1961, in Cumberland County, KY. He died at Friday, September 30, 2016 in Corbin, KY, at the age of 55 years, four months, and 26 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.

Roger was a proud member of the National Guard. He was known as a handyman and could do numerous things. He worked in landscaping, mowing yards, delivering furniture and whatever needed to be done.

He united in marriage to Tammy Harris December 27, 1986.

Besides his wife, Tammy York of Campbellsville, he is survived by the following:
  • One son and one daughter: Andy York and wife, Elizabeth; and Kim York

  • Five grandchildren: Madison York, Alexis Mings, Morgan York, Sean Mings and Mason York all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Three sisters and three brothers: Ruby Burton and husband, Albert; Carol Brown, Bernice York, Richard York and wife, Shirley all of Columbia, KY: Randall York of Cumberland County, KY; and Marvin York and wife, Kathy of Campbellsville, KY

  • Father-in-law: Siebert Harris of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • and many other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of Roger (Doc) York

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

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