Tom Mardis of Campbellsville, son of the late James H. Mardis and Della Sullivan Mardis, was born December 6, 1919, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 10:45 P.M., Saturday, October 13, 2018 in Hodgenville, at the age of 98.
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Earlys Chapel United Methodist Church. Tom had a passion for farming starting at an early age and continued as long as he was able. He united to marriage to LouVenia Sallee December 24, 1943 and she preceded him in death July 3, 2006.
He is survived by two sons: Terry Mardis and wife, Debbie and Larry Mardis and wife, Carolyn; six grandchildren: James Mardis and wife, Brandy, Jeff Mardis, Scott Mardis, Shanon O’Banion and husband, Jonathan, Brian Mardis and wife, Dawn and Michael Mardis and wife, Lisa, all of Campbellsville; eight great-grandchildren: Noah Mardis, Cole Mardis, Blake Mardis, Andrew Mardis, Luke Mardis, Landon O’Banion, Layton O’Banion and Jamie Mardis of Campbellsville; one step-great-grandchild, Willie Keys of Campbellsville; one sister, Bernice Bowen of Campbellsville, and several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by four sisters and one brother: Leola Sallee, Lela Harmon, Louise Bohanon, Betty Stearman and Charles Mardis.
VISITATION: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Monday, October 15, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Paul J Dicken and Rev. Robert Morris.
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens