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Loretta Lay Harris, Liberty, KY (1964-2012)

She was a member of a respected Casey County, KY, family. She leaves 4 direct living descendants. She was a former Sonic Restaurant manager and was currently employed by Goose Creek Candles. She was a member of the Campbellsville Separate Baptist Church

Loretta Lay Harris passed away Friday June 1, 2012 at her parent's home in Casey County. She was 48.

Funeral services are 1pmET/12pm noon CT, Monday June 4, 2012 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bros. Jeff Edwards and Steve Warner officiating. Burial will be in Caney Fork Cemetery.Visitation is Sunday, June 3, 2012, 5pm-9pmET/4pm-8pmCT at the funeral home.
Pallbearers: Cameron Harris, Adam Lay, Charles Lay, Charlie Lay, Bryan Morgan and Josh Harris.

Loretta Lay Harris, Liberty, KY (1964-2012)

Born February 10, 1964 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, she was the daughter of John William and Rebecca Jean Hogue Lay. She died Friday, June 1, 2012 in Casey County, KY, at the age of 48 years, 3 months, and 20 days.

She was a former Sonic Restaurant manager and was currently employed by Goose Creek Candles. Loretta was a member of Campbellsville Separate Baptist Church.

Survivors include the following:
  • Parents: John W. and Rebecca Hogue Lay of Liberty, KY

  • Husband: Tony Harris of Campbellsville, KY

  • Son: Cameron (Cayela) Harris of Campbellsville, KY

  • Three daughters: Miranda (William) Wethington of Campbellsville, KY<; MaKayla Harris of Liberty, KY; and Nikita Harris of Campbellsville, KY

  • Brother: Charles Lay of Liberty, KY

  • Sister: Jyll Lay (David Shoemaker) of Liberty, KY

  • And six grandchildren
She was preceded in death by two daughters, Courtney Jean Harris and Bethany Erin Harris.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to be given to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY with guestbook available at

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