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Coy Cecil Milby, Green Co., KY (1918-2011)

He was a member of a large, highly regarded family. He was a member, Sunday School Teacher, and deacon at Oak Forest Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He was a lifelong farmer and carpenter. He was a member of the William B. Allen Masonic Lodge of Summersville, KY. He and his late wife Elda McCubbin Milby were married 55 years until her death August 29, 1995
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Mr. Coy Cecil Milby, 93, of Greensburg, KY, departed this life on Saturday, August 6, 2011 at his home.

The funeral services for Mr. Coy Cecil Milby will be conducted at 1pmCT/2pmET, Monday, August 8, 2011 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Don Bruington and Bro. Robert Knight will be officiating. Visitation is requested 3pm-9pmCT/4pm-10pmET, Sunday, August 7, 2011, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT/8amET, Monday until time of the funeral service. There will Masonic Services held at 6pmCT/7pmET, Sunday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Billy Milby, Gary Milby, Mike Milby, David Milby, Eddie Scott, and Al Tucker.

Honorary pallbearers: Wm. Earl Berry, Dale Thompson, Stoy Warren, Larry Drupps, Gary Price, Ellis Creason. Deacons and Elders of the Oak Forrest Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Coy Cecil Milby, Green Co., KY (1918-2011)

Mr. Coy Cecil Milby was the son of the late Clarence E. Milby and Maggie Judd Milby. He was born on Monday, July 1, 1918 in Green Co., KY and departed this life on Saturday, August 6, 2011 at his home in Greensburg, Green Co., KY. He was 93 years, 1 month and 5 days of age.

He united in marriage to Elda McCubbin on December 2, 1939. They were married for 55 years. Mrs. Milby preceded him in death on August 29, 1995.He had made a profession of faith in Christ. Coy and Elda joined Oak Forest Cumberland Presbyterian Church on July 30, 1953. He was ordained a Deacon on August 4, 1957 and was a Sunday School Teacher. He was a lifelong farmer and carpenter. He became a Mason of the William B. Allen Masonic Lodge #704 in Summersville in 1952 and was a lifelong member.

Survivors include the following:
  • Two daughters and a son in law: Faye Hinton and Donna and Rhuel Bishop all of Greensburg, KY

  • Three grandchildren and spouses: Brian and Sandy Hinton of Campbellsville, KY; Brandy Bishop and Torrell Williams of Greensburg, KY; and Lindsey Bishop Gilmore and Jason Gilmore of Chicago, IL

  • Three great-grandchildren: Jordan Clark Hinton of Campbellsville, KY; and Kobie Wood and Brooks Wood both of Greensburg, KY

  • One step great grandchild: James Brandon Skaggs of Lexington, KY

  • Three brothers and two sisters-in-law: Archie Milby of Magnolia, KY; Cleston Milby of Louisville, KY; and Buford and Bobbie Milby of Glasgow, KY; and Velma Milby of Louisville, KY

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Mr. Milby was also preceded in death by a son-in-law: Charles Hinton; three brothers and a sister: Oliver Milby, Edward Milby, Hershel "Buddy" Milby and Marcella Scott.

Memorials are suggested to the Gideon Bible Fund, Hosparus of Central Kentucky or the William B. Allen Masonic Lodge #704, which can be made at the funeral home.

Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY in charge of arrangements.

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Coy Cecil Milby, Green Co., KY (1918-2011)

2011-08-07 - 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.
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