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Moss Milby, Green County, KY (1915-2012)

He was the patriarch of a large, highly regarded Green County, KY family. He leaves 47 direct living descendants. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Hogards Chapel United Methodist Church. He was also a self-employed Contractor

Mr. Moss Lee Milby, 97, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, departed this life on Sunday, September 2, 2012 at the Taylor Regional Hospital, Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral service for Mr. Moss Lee Milby was conducted at 1pmCT, Tuesday, September 04, 2012 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY with burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Highway, Campbellsville, KY.

Moss Milby, Green County, KY (1915-2012)

Mr. Moss Lee Milby was the son of the late Early Owen Milby and Priscilla Cantrell Milby. He was born on May 14, 1915 in Green County, KY and departed this life on Sunday, September 2, 2012, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY. He was 97 years, three months, and 19 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Hogards Chapel United Methodist Church. He was also a self-employed Contractor.

He united in marriage to Ruth Esther Judd on April 19, 1931 who preceded him in death on May 24, 2000.

Survivors include the following:
  • Three sons and two daughters-in-law: Holland Milby of Campbellsville, KY; Danny and Lavon Milby of Hopkinsville, KY; and Billy and Wanda Milby of Campbellsville, KY

  • A daughter and son-in-law: Sheila and Bobby Gene Wade of Greensburg, KY

  • Sixteen grandchildren

  • Twenty-three great grandchildren

  • Four great great grandchildren

  • A step-sister: Margaret Handy of Greensburg, KY

  • Three sisters in law: : Christine Judd, Margie Milby, and Leoma Milby all of Greensburg, KY

  • A special friend: Marie Bale of Summersville, KY

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Mr. Milby was also preceded in death by a sister and five brothers, Icy Thompson, Edgar Milby, E.J. Milby, Avery Milby, Denzil Milby, and Ross Milby. Memorials are suggested to the Campbellsville Church of the Nazarene Building fund, which can be made at the funeral home.

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The Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2012-09-05 03:24:22

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