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Genrose Straley, 88, Taylor County, KY (1932-2020)

Genrose Straley, 88, Campbellsville, passed away peacefully at Sunrise Nursing Home in Hodgenville, Kentucky on August 31, 2020.

Visitation will be from 10amET - 1pmET Friday September 4, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville. The family requests all visitors to follow recommended guidelines pertaining to COVID-19 (face masks and social distancing).

Funeral services will be held at 1pmET Friday September 4, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Lebanon National Cemetery, 20 State Hwy 208, Lebanon, Kentucky.

Genrose was born on July 24, 1932, to the late Alma and Elmer Elkins of Larue County. She married in 1949 to the late William L. Straley of Campbellsville and was a devoted homemaker and loving mother.

Genrose and Bill had five children: William L., III (deceased), Jeffrey (Debbie), John (Barb), two daughters Gayle Feldman and Jennifer Rattliff (James).

Grandchildren Richard Deener, LeAnn Straley, Jonathan Straley, Laura Straley, Chase Feldman, Clinton Durham, Justin Rattliff, Olivia Rattliff and Samantha Willis.

Great grandchildren: Hudson Feldman and Madelyn Lee. Genrose was preceded in death by sister, Freedia Thompson and brother, Elmer Elkins, Jr (Junior). She is also survived by two sisters: Christine Lamb (Willard) and Judell Vance (Darrell) and one brother, Ruel Elkins (Marilyn), along with many nieces and nephews.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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