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Brenda Thompson

May 4, 1942 — October 5, 2023


Brenda Thompson of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Edwin C. Raffety and Gertrude Overton Raffety, was born May 4, 1942 in Taylor County, Kentucky.  She died at 9:57 P.M., Thursday, October 5, 2023 in Campbellsville.      Age:  81

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.  

Brenda was a retired employee of Flav-O-Rich in Campbellsville.     

She united in marriage to Paul Thompson January 16, 1973. 

Brenda dearly loved her family, was very outgoing and never met a stranger.

She was an animal lover, especially cats and often took in stray cats and paid for their care at The Animal Hospital and left donations to help care for other animals.

Besides her husband, Paul Thompson of Campbellsville, Brenda is survived by one brother and one sister:  Gary A. Rafferty and wife, Paula of Richmond, Virginia and Faye R. Osborne and husband, Kenneth of Elizabethtown; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law:  Billy Thompson and wife, Carolyn; Eva Thompson and Alice Thompson of Campbellsville and Kathey Reed and husband, Bill of Winchester; nieces and nephews:  Kelli (James) Jeffries of Elizabethtown; Nick Rafferty of Richmond, Virginia, Jonathan(Carrie)  Rafferty of Anderson, South Carolina, Bryson (Michelle )Osborne of Greensboro, North Carolina; Chris (Renee) Thompson, Jason Thompson, and Mark Thompson of Campbellsville and Paul Callison of Green County;  great-nieces and great-nephews: Ray (Kate) Jeffries of Elizabethtown, Weston(Cassie) Jeffries of Ratcliff,  Maura (Braden) McPeek of Rineyville,  Aidyn Osborne of Greensboro, North Carolina,  Ava Rafferty, Lucas Rafferty  and Cavan Rafferty of Anderson, South Carolina, John Thompson, Amber Thompson, Austin Thompson of Campbellsville and Lennon Winters of Mt. Sterling ; a special cousin, Jessie Newton of Marion County  and many other relatives and friends.

VISITATION:       9:00 – 11:00 A.M., Monday, October 9th 

FUNERAL SERVICE:  11:00 A.M., Monday, October 9, 2023 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville 

BURIAL:  Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

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Monday, October 9, 2023

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

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