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Lucille Ryder, 99, Adair Co. native (1920-2019)

Lucille Ryder of Campbellsville passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019. She was 99 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Monday, November 25, 2019, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Rev. Jim Durham. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 11amET to 1pmET on Monday.

Lucille Ryder of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Henry Harrison and Dolly Dehoney Harrison, was born July 25, 1920 in Adair County, Kentucky. She died at 6:20 A.M., Saturday, November 23, 2019 in Campbellsville.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Robinson Creek Baptist Church.

Lucille worked hard most of her life as a homemaker, seamstress and curtain maker.

She united in marriage to Melvin Graham who preceded her in death and later united in marriage to Thornton Ryder who also preceded her in death.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Lloyd and Janet Graham of Argyle, Texas; one grandson, William Harrison Graham and wife, Jessica of Texas and two great-grandchildren: Harrison Thomas Graham and Brooke Lynn Graham; friend and caretaker, Brenda Caldwell of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Lucille was also preceded in death by three brothers: Woodruff Harrison, Woodrow Harrison and Dehoney Harrison.

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

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Lucille Ryder, 99, Adair Co. native (1920-2019)

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