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Robert Cloyd Matney, 84, Green Co., KY (1935-2020)

Mr. Robert Cloyd Matney of Green County passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2020. He was 84 years old.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and executive order by the Governor of Kentucky, the funeral services for Robert Cloyd Matney will be conducted privately, with Bro. Larry Wisdom and Bro. Clay Scott officiating. Burial will follow in the Fry Cemetery.

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Mr. Robert Cloyd Matney of Green County, Kentucky, son of the late Sonnie Matney and Lula Edwards Matney, was born on Friday, September 20, 1935 in Green County and departed this life on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at his home.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ, was a member of the Fry Baptist Church where he was a Deacon for 50 plus years. He worked in maintenance for Ingersol Rand for 30 plus years, and was also a farmer.

Survived by his wife of 63 years, Ozena Conner Matney of Green County, having united in marriage on June 23, 1956.

Other survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law: Sheila and Clay Scott, Charlotte and Greg Laramore, and Sharon and Leroy Campbell all of Green County; six grandchildren: Nathan Laramore, Natalie Fox, Sherri Walker, Stephanie Ray, Luke Campbell, and Laura Smith; 13 great-grandchildren: Cameron Sawyer, Cambria Laramore, Connor Laramore, Braylie Fox, Emma Fox, Alyssa Walker, Landon Walker, Emma Walker, Liberty Ray, Maverick Ray, Xavier Ray, Braxton Smith, and Brayden Smith; two brothers and sisters-in-law: Wayne and Liz Matney, Gleason and Betty Matney all of Green County; two sisters and a brother-in-law: Anne Harmon, and Stella Louise and Dennis Whitlock all of Green County; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mr. Matney was also preceded in death by two sisters and a brother: Lenora Faulkner, Suzie Hedgespeth, and Phillip Matney.

Pallbearers: Family

Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Thank you for everyone's cooperation and understanding during this very difficult time.

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Robert Cloyd Matney, 84, Green Co., KY (1935-2020)

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