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Margaret (Maggie) McMahan, 90, Campbellsville, KY (1927-2017)

Maggie was a foster mother to numerous children over the years. Her love for people and helping others was always evident. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville. She leaves 64 direct living descendants, including children in Campbellsville, Columbia, Lexington, and in North Carolina.
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Margaret "Maggie" McMahan died at 10:15am, Saturday, April 29, 2017 in Columbia, KY. She was 90 years old.

Visitation will be from 5pmET-8pmET, Monday, May 1, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY. The funeral service will be at 2pmET, Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Tony Franklin. Entombment to follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.

Margaret (Maggie) McMahan, 90, Campbellsville, KY (1927-2017)

Margaret "Maggie" McMahan of Campbellsville was the daughter of the late Wentford Rafferty and Relda Romine Sanders. She was born March 31, 1927, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at the age of 90 years and 29 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church. Maggie was a foster mother to numerous children over the years. Her love for people and helping others was always evident. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville.

She is survived by:
  • Three sons and four daughters: Sam McMahan and wife, Adrienne of Lexington, KY; David McMahan and wife, Debie, Keith McMahan and wife, Marilyn, Rita Whitlow and husband, Rodney of Campbellsville, KY; Brenda Napper of Columbia, KY; Judith Massey and husband, Clyde of Cleveland, NC; and Stacy Hardy and husband, Mickey of Clayton, NC

  • Twenty-five grandchildren

  • Twenty-four great-grandchildren

  • Eight great-great-grandchildren

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by two children in infancy and two sons-in-law, Dale Napper and David Speer.

The family has requested expressions of sympathy be donations to Gideon Bibles or Hosparus. Donations may be made at the funeral home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Margaret (Maggie) McMahan, 90, Campbellsville, KY (1927-2017)

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