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Dallas Graybeal, Taylor County, KY (1936-2018)

He was a professed Christian and a attended Palestine Baptist Church. He was a very skilled carpenter and worked hard at everything in life. He was self employed, specializing in installing windows and doors and was highly skilled in the application of aluminum siding. He was the patriarch of a very large, highly regarded family with deep roots in Taylor and Adair Counties and elsewhere in South Central Kentucky.Even though he loved working, nothing compared to his love for family. He was the son of the late Bascom & Alice Osborn Graybeal, and the widower of Frances Herron Graybeal, his wife of over 58 years.
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Dallas Graybeal, 81, of Campbellsville, KY died at 5:57 P.M., Saturday, February 17, 2018 in Campbellsville.

There will be a funeral service by Bro. Tim Coghill and Rev. A. Landon Hadley, for Dallas Graybeal at 12pmCT/1pmET, Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be after 9amCT/10amET, Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Dallas Graybeal, Taylor County, KY (1936-2018)

Dallas Graybeal was the son of the late Bascom Graybeal & Alice Osborne Graybeal. He was born August 24, 1936, in Taylor County, KY. He died Saturday, February 17, 2018 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at age 81 years, five months, and 24 days.

He professed faith in Christ and attended Palestine Baptist Church.

Dallas was a very skilled carpenter and worked hard at everything in life. He was self employed where he installed windows, doors and worked with aluminum siding. Even though he loved working, nothing compared to his love for family.

He united in marriage to Frances Herron April 20, 1957 and she preceded him in death April 3, 2016.

He is survived by:
  • One daughter and son-in-law: Delitha and Mark Shreve of Campbellsville, KY

  • His chosen children: Van Herron and wife, Maurita; Audrey Robison, Arvin "Bubby" Herron and wife, Wanda; Lester Herron, Robert Kearney and wife, Judy and Dee Dee Sinclair and husband, Walt

  • Four grandchildren: Jessica Coghill and husband Tim; Lesley Newton and husband, Troy of Campbellsville, KY; Lindsey Coppock and husband, Chris of Lenoir City, TN; and Shawn Shreve of Knoxville, TN

  • Nine great-grandchildren

  • Two sisters: Ruby Hixson and husband, Ronald; and Carolyn Smith and husband, Don of Campbellsville, KY

  • Sister-in-law: Pauline Graybeal of Campbellsville, KY

  • Good friend: Denny Brown

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends
He was also preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters: Wilma Herron, Opal Shofner, Georgia Graybeal, Herbert Graybeal and Smith Graybeal.

Send condolences to the family of Dallas Graybeal

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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

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Dallas Graybeal, Taylor County, KY (1936-2018)

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