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James Gary Dooley, 61, Campbellsville, KY (1958-2019)

James Gary Dooley of Campbellsville passed away on Thursday, October 17, 2019. He was 61 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmET on Monday, October 21, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Ronnie Dooley and Bro. Roger Moran. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

James Gary Dooley of Campbellsville, son of Dorothy Price Dooley Chappel of Campbellsville and the late James "Jim" Dooley, was born April 18, 1958 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 6:00 P.M., Thursday, October 17, 2019 in Campbellsville.

He professed faith in Christ earlier in life and last attended Elkhorn United Methodist Church.

Gary served his country honorably in Kentucky National Guard.

He was an employee of Kroger Company.

Gary was a volunteer firefighter with the Campbellsville/Taylor County Fire Department from 1978 - 1984 and enjoyed camping and fishing and was a loving father and grandfather.

He united in marriage to Tracy Wheeler May 29, 1992.

Besides his wife, Tracy Wheeler Dooley of Campbellsville, he is survived by three sons and two daughters: Joey Dooley and significant other, Molly Sheene of Casey County, Rita Jones and husband, Nick of Columbia, Samantha Dooley, Andy Dooley and Patrick Dooley of Elkhorn; three grandchildren: Katie Jones and Hannah Jones of Columbia and James Dooley of Casey County; his mother, Dorothy Dooley Chappel; one brother and one sister: Ronnie Dooley and wife, Donna and Kay Agee and husband, Paul of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

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

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