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David Eugene (Sonny) Colvin, 73, Taylor Co., KY native (1947-2021)

David Eugene (Sonny) Colvin of Shepherdsville passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2021 in Louisville. He was 73 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Monday, March 1, 2021, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville, officiated by Rev. Kelvin Edwards. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery, with full Military Honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Sunday following social distancing guidelines and masks are required. According to Public Health Guidelines food is not allowed in during public visitation.

David Eugene "Sonny" Colvin of Shepherdsville, formerly of Campbellsville, son of Mary Aileen Melton Colvin and the late Kenneth Colvin, was born September 27, 1947 in Taylor County, Kentucky.

He served his country honorably in the United States Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam War.

He was a retired machinist specialist at C Lee Cook.

Sonny was a loving father and grandfather who always made sure his family was taken care of. He was also a Mason and was able to participate with his father and son in Masonic activities.

His favorite hobby was restoring cars and attending car shows. He made many good friends through his involvement with the cars.

Sonny is survived by one daughter and two sons: Michelle Milby and husband, Dennis of Summersville, Allen Colvin and wife, Jennifer of Hart County and Michael Colvin and wife Brandy of Louisville; six grandchildren: Dustin Milby, Michael Aaron Colvin, Meredith Anne Colvin, Casey Rena Colvin, Addison Grace Colvin and Scarlett Elizabeth Colvin; his mother, Mary Aileen Melton Colvin of Campbellsville; two sisters: Joyce Ann Colvin and Paula Hunt of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers: Kenny France, Travis Hunt, Dustin Milby, Donald Stone, Darrell Underwood, Ricky Underwood

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

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David Eugene (Sonny) Colvin, 73, Taylor Co., KY native (1947-2021)

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