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Glendal (Buddy) Loy, 79, Campbellsville, KY (1942-2021)

Glendal "Buddy" Loy of Campbellsville passed away on Sunday, September 26, 2021. He was 79 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Thursday, September 30, 2021, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Jim Collison, III and Dr. Brian Rafferty. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is requested from 10amET until 1pmET on Thursday, September 30, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Glendal "Buddy" Loy, son of the late Anthus Loy, Jr. and Audra Hovious Loy, was born March 22, 1942, in Adair County, Kentucky.

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

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

Buddy was a retired game warden with the Department of Fish Wildlife and a former employee of Taylor County Middle School and Emerald Isle Marina. He had also been patrolman for the Metro and Campbellsville Police Departments.

He loved fishing and hunting and was especially good at shooting a rifle. Hobbies also included bowling, singing, mowing and gardening and anything that was done outdoors. He also enjoyed spending time with his grandbabies and family.

He united in marriage to Deloris Barnett December 19, 1964.

Besides his wife, Deloris Loy of Campbellsville, he is survived by two daughters: Donna Michelle Cave and Beth Cochran and husband, Scot of Campbellsville; former son-in-law, Leslie Cave of Campbellsville; four grandchildren: Katie Wise and husband, Michael, Amber Cave, Tori Baker and husband, Tony and Emili Cochran of Campbellsville; one brother and three sisters: Rev. Larry Loy and wife, Darlene, Ina Rooker and husband, Roger and Betty Brockman and husband, Rev. Lawrence of Campbellsville and Juanita Antle and husband, Dean of Columbia; two sisters-in-law, Betty Loy of Bowling Green and Linda Grimes and husband, Tommy of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by a brother, Rev. James Loy.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or Hosparus of Green River and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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

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Glendal (Buddy) Loy, 79, Campbellsville, KY (1942-2021)

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