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Richard Hord, Taylor Co., KY (1962-2017)

Richard was a beloved member of the community. He was a follower of Jesus and was a member of South Campbellsville Baptist Church He was a blue-collar man who was a carpenter at heart who never took shortcuts. He took pride in the quality of his work. He loved honeybees and was an avid hobbyist of beekeeping. He also had an adoration for Ford Thunderbirds and cherished his 1978 Diamond Jubilee edition. . He cherished his time as a bus driver for Taylor County Schools over the past twelve years. He also worked for Blue Grass Way as maintenance technician and cherished the residents during his many years of service there. He held a successful business in home improvements in years past serving many clients in Campbellsville. He was the son of Shirley Berry Hord & the late Richard C. Hord. His wife 35 years, Dee Martin Hord, survives. He leaves five direct living descendants.,
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Richard Hord, 55, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 11:58amET, Sunday, October 1, 2017 in Louisville, KY.

Memorial Service for Richard Hord will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Saturday, October 7, 2017 at his farm at 482 Collins Lane, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Shaun Caudill Visitation will be at 12pmNoonCT/1pmET, Saturday, October 7, 2017 at his farm located at 482 Collins Lane, Campbellsville, KY.


Richard Hord, Taylor Co., KY (1962-2017)


Richard Hord was the son of Shirley Berry Hord & the late Richard C. Hord. He was born September 6, 1962, in Taylor County, KY. He died Sunday, October 1, 2017 in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at the age of 55 years, 25 days. .

Richard was a follower of Jesus and was a member of South Campbellsville Baptist Church. He cherished his time as a bus driver for Taylor County Schools over the past twelve years. He also worked for Blue Grass Way as maintenance technician and cherished the residents during his many years of service there. He held a successful business in home improvements in years past serving many clients in Campbellsville.

He united in marriage to Dee Dee Martin June 11, 1982.

Aside from his wife, Dee Dee Hord of Campbellsville, he is survived by:
  • Two sons: Brandon Hord and wife, Katie of Florence, KY; and Corey Hord and wife, Stacee of Owasso, OK

  • Three granddaughters and two grandsons: Taylor Hord, Caden Hord and Cameron Smith of Florence, KY; and Adalee Hord and Zooey Hord of Owasso, OK

  • Mother: Shirley Hord of Campbellsville, KY

  • One sister and two brothers: Terry Hord and wife, Annette, Janet Bragg and husband, Ross and Teddy Hord of Campbellsville, KY

  • One niece and one nephew: Tyler Bragg and Alexis Bragg of Campbellsville, KY

  • Father-in-law & mother-in-law, Wallace & Sandy Martin of Georgetown, KY

  • Two fur babies: Pagni and Graycee

  • and many other relatives and friends
Richard was a beloved member of the community. He was a blue-collar man who was a carpenter at heart who never took shortcuts. He took pride in the quality of his work. He loved honeybees and was an avid hobbyist of beekeeping. He also had an adoration for Ford Thunderbirds and cherished his 1978 Diamond Jubilee edition.

Send condolences to the family of Richard Hord

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.


This story was posted on 2017-10-04 15:16:29.
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Richard Hord, 55, Taylor Co., KY (1962-2017)

2017-10-04 - 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY - Photo from Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

Richard Hord, 55, Taylor Co., KY (1962-2017)


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