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Versie Colwell, Taylor Co., KY (1915 - 2011)

She was a native of Perry Co., KY. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Campbellsville, KY.

Versie Colwell of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Marion Combs and Ellen Cornett Combs, was born in Perry County, Kentucky, March 21, 1915. She died at 7:28amCT,Tuesday, March 29, 2011 in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Friday, April 1, 2011 at theParrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Larry Frisby. Burial will be Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation is after 5pmET/4pmCT, Thursday, March 31, 2011, at the funeral home.

Versie Colwell, Taylor Co., KY (1915 - 2011)

Versie Colwell was the daughter of the late Marion Combs and Ellen Cornett Combs. She was born in Perry Co., KY, Thursday, March 21, 1915. She died Tuesday, March 29, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY at the age of 93 years and 8 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

She united in marriage to Brack Colwell July 18, 1936. He preceded her in death September 13, 2000.

She is survived by the following:
  • One son and two daughters: James Marion Colwell of Campbellsville, KY; Dawn Cavallo and husband, Louis of Port St. Lucie, FL; and Reta Newsome and husband, Forest of Summerfield, FL

  • Five grandsons: Dr. Lou Cavallo and wife, Pam of Chicago, IL: James Allen Colwell of Morristown, TN: Joseph M. Cavallo and wife, Tonya and Kenneth W. Colwell and wife, Tammy of New Albany, IN; and Eric Newsome and wife, Wendi of Bardstown, KY

  • Eleven great-grandchildren: Christopher Cavallo, James Paul Colwell, Natalie Marie Cavallo, Amanda Newsome, Braxton Bragg, Kelsey Bragg, Evan Newsome, Austin Colwell, Samantha Colwell, Chase J. Cavallo and Jack Cavallo

  • One sister: Ethel Combs Campbell of Dayton, OH

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters: Enos Combs, Charles Monis Combs, Edith Brock, Claude Combs, Fred Combs and Virginia Colwell.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Versie Colwell, Taylor Co., KY (1915-2011)

2011-03-31 - 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY - Photo from Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.
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