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Carolyn Morris

April 27, 1950 — August 26, 2021

Mrs. Carolyn Marcum Morris, 71, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, daughter of the late James "Bill" Wesley Murphy and Elle Frances (Cull) Murphy, was born in Taylor County on April 27th, 1950, and departed this life peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, August 26th, 2021, in Campbellsville, Kentucky.

She professed her faith in Christ.  Carolyn was a member of the American Legion of Campbellsville.

Carolyn was a very loving mother and grandmother.  She showed great care and compassion to all who knew her.  She had a passion for dancing and loved watching country music videos.

She built starters at Ingersoll Rand in Campbellsville and retired after many years of employment.

She united in marriage to James "Jimmy" Morris, who precedes her in death on October 13th, 2018.

Survived by one son:  JJ Marcum of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

One granddaughter:  Lexi Marcum of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Two step-grandsons:  Shawn Larger and wife, Becca and Darrin Larger, all of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

One unborn great-granddaughter:  Laklynn Marcum.

Three sisters:  Mary Ann Thomas and husband, Bernard, of Calvary; Diane Bland and husband, Ricky, of Campbellsville; and Betty Burris and husband, Danny, of Russell Springs.

One brother:  Billy Murphy of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Besides her parents and husband, Mrs. Marcum is preceded in death by her daughter-in-law, Jackie Marcum

VISITATION:  Sunday, August 29th, 2021, from 5p-9pm EST at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville.

FUNERAL:  Monday, August 30th, 2021, at 11am EST at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville.

Burial to follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers:  Shawn Thomas, Jagger Thomas, John Marcum, Scott Abell, Kevin Abell, and Robbie Rogers.

Honorary pallbearers:  Billy Murphy and Donnie Marcum.

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Monday, August 30, 2021

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY 42718

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