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Veachel Antle, Campbellsville, KY (1930-2012)

He was the patriarch of a large, highly regarded Taylor County, KY, family. He leaves 17 direct living descendants. He was a member of the Campbellsville Baptist Church. He had a career as a supervisor for Kerns Baking Co. lasting some 42 years and loved farming. He was a United States Army Veteran of the Korean War

Veachel Antle, 82, of Campbellsville, KY, died at1:02pmET, Tuesday, July 10, 2012, in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services are at 11amET/10amCT, Friday, July 13, 2012 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Dr. James Jones and Rev. Earl Pike. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation is 5pm-8pmET/4pm-7pmCT, Thursday, July 12, 2012 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

Pallbearers: Jeff Antle, Robert Dowell, Tommy Dowell, Justin Durrett, Greg Long, and Edwin Van Cleave

Honorary pallbearers: Dr. Shely's Sunday School Class of Campbellsville Baptist Church, Don Antle, Kenny Carroll, Bobby Milby, and Bob Wise.

Veachel Antle, Campbellsville, KY (1930-2012)

Veachel Antle of Campbellsville, KY, was the son of the late Marvin Antle and Cordie Pike Antle. He was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Wednesday, April 23, 1930. He died at1:02pmET, Tuesday, July 10, 2012, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 82 years, 2 months, and 17 days.

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

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

He was a Salesman and Supervisor for Kerns Bakery for some forty-two years and loved farming.

He united in marriage to Emilie Dowell July 19, 1952.

Besides his wife Emilie Antle, he is survived by the following:
  • Two sons and three daughters: Barry Antle and wife, Becky, Lyndi Tarter and husband, Mike, Rita Antle, Stephen Antle and LeDean Antle all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Seven grandchildren: Gary Lynn Beard, Jeff Antle and wife, Christen, Justin Durrett, Kristen Willis, Greg Long and wife Amanda, Ann Morgan Tarter and Chris Tarter and wife, Jenna

  • Five great-grandchildren: Braylon Beard, Evan Long, Ethan Long, Miles Tarter and Ian Tarter

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by one son:, Gregory Ray Antle at 6 years of age; four sisters and two brothers, Marie DeSpain, Arvina Taylor, Zillah Van Cleave, Christine Fowler, Arthur Antle and Harvey Antle.

Send a condolence to the family of Veachel Antle

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

The family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to Gideon Bibles or Hospice of Central Kentucky and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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