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Davis Sexton, 75, Adair County, KY (1942-2018)

He was a member of the Columbia Baptist Church, a respected business man who operated a car dealerships for 40 years prior to retirement, a Mason, a member of the Scottish Rite, and a Shriner. He was a native of Adair County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death in Hardin Co., KY. He was a member of a leading South Central Kentucky family. He was the son of the late Olie Cleveland & Altha Brummett Sexton. He leaves 12 direct living descendants. His final resting place will be in Haven Hill Cemetery in Adair County.
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Davis Sexton, 75, of Columbia, KY passed away Thursday, June 07, 2018 at Elizabethtown Nursing & Rehab Center in Elizabethtown, KY.

Funeral services for David Sexton will be Saturday June 9, 2018 at 1pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Clergy officiating Bro. John Tupman officiating. Interment will be in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 10amCT, Saturday.

Davis Sexton, 75, Adair County, KY (1942-2018)

Davis Sexton was born on July 30, 1942 in Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late Olie Cleveland & Altha Brummett Sexton. He passed away Thursday, June 07, 2018, in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, KY. He was 75 years, 10 months, and eight days of age.

He was preceded in death by twp sisters, L. V. Janes and Mayrene Gibson, and by two brothers, James Austin Sexton and Odell Sexton; and by a great grandson, William Trent Hampton.

He is survived by:
  • A former wife & friend: Jessica Wiles of Russell Springs, KY

  • One son & three daughters: Billy (Tammy) Sexton of Columbia, KY; Rosemary Sexton of Nicholasville, KY; Lisa Kolody of Ohio County, KY; Tammy (Bobby) Crabtree of Ohio County, KY

  • One brother: Lewis Sexton of Louisville, KY

  • Two sisters: Bess (Noel) Harvey of Breeding, KY; and Lanie Munday of Bedford Park, IL

  • Five grandchildren

  • Seven great grandchildren
  • Numerous nephews, nieces, other relatives & friends.

    Davis was a member of Columbia Baptist Church, a businessman car dealership for over 40 years, member of Columbia Masonic Lodge number 96, Scottish Rite & a Shriner.

    Send condolences to the family of Davis Sexton

    Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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Davis Sexton, 75, Adair County, KY (1942-2018)

2018-06-08 - 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Davis Sexton, 75, Adair County, KY (1942-2018)

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