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Faye DeSpain Marcum, Buffalo, KY (d. 12 Jan 2017)

She was a former employee of Fruit of The Loom in Campbellsville and E-town Laundry. She was the daughter of the late Jim Bob & Nellie Bell DeSpain. She leaves three direct living descendants, and many relatives in Hardin, Adair and Taylor Counties, KY, and elsewhere, including a sister, Janice Karnes of Cane Valley.
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Faye DeSpain Marcum, age 64, of Buffalo, KY, passed away, Thursday, January 12, 2017, at the Hardin Memorial Hospital, Elizabethtown, KY.

Funeral services will be held at 10amCT/11amET, Monday, January 16, 2017, at the Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home, 208 West Water Street, Hodgenville, KY, with Bros. Dale Warren and Odell Warren officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Mt. Sherman, KY. Visitation will be 1pm-6pmCT/2pm-7pmET, Sunday, January 15, 2017, and after 8amCT/9amET, Monday at the funeral home.

She was a former employee of Fruit of The Loom in Campbellsville and E-town Laundry.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jim Bob & Mellie Bell DeSpain; and two brothers, Donohue DeSpain and Arthur Eugene DeSpain.

She is survived by:
  • A son: Ben (Jessica) Marcum of Elizabethtown, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Tyler and Kylie Marcum both of Elizabethtown, KY

  • a sister: Janice (Jerry) Karnes of Cane Valley, KY

  • A nephew: Mike (Jenny) DeSpain of Campbellsville, KY

  • A great-nephew: Jacob DeSpain of Campbellsville, KY

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
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Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home, 208 West Water Street, Hodgenville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Faye DeSpain Marcum, Buffalo, KY (d. 12 Jan 2017)

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