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Ralph Arden Cash, Cumberland Co., KY (1930-2017)

He was a U.S. Army veteran having served during the Korean War and had farmed for many years. He was a native of Cumberland County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of her death. He was the son of the late Ernest & Essie Appleby Cash, and the widower of Nelda Virginia Carter Cash. He leaves 10 direct and three step living descendants.
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Ralph Arden Cash, age 86 of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, KY.

Funeral service will beSunday, October 15, 2017 at 2pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Burkesville Cemetery with military honors. Family requests visitation 5pm-9pmCT, Saturday, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Ralph Arden Cash, Cumberland Co., KY (1930-2017)

Ralph Arden Cash was born on December 26, 1930 in Cumberland County, KY. He was the son of the late Ernest & Essie Appleby Cash. He died Thursday, October 12, 2017, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 86 years, 10 months, and 17 days.

He was united in marriage to Nelda Virginia Wray on October 08, 1952 in Clinton County, KY.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Nelda Virginia Carter Cash, on September 30, 2014; one granddaughter, Amanda Jo Garmon; one sister, Dorselma Thomas; and one infant brother Ernest Cash, Jr.

Survivors include:
  • Two daughters: Valerie Stevenson and her husband Tim and Lisa Garmon and her husband Stevie all of Burkesville, KY

  • One brother: Donell Cash of West Virginia

  • Four grandchildren: Tina Watson, Jeremy Garmon and his wife Haley, Cody Garmon and his wife Jessica, and Kaylea Garmon

  • Two step grandchildren: Samantha and Abby Stevenson

  • Six great grandchildren: Kaleb Watson, Kaden Watson, Hadley Garmon, Lane Garmon, Luke Garmon, and Heath Garmon

  • One step great grandchild: Charlotte Akin and a host of other relatives and friends survive.
He was a U.S. Army veteran having served during the Korean War and had farmed for many years.

Send condolences to the family of Ralph Arden Cash

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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