Danny Kemp, 65, of Campbellsville, passed away peacefully at Baptist Health Hospital in Louisville on December 7, 2021, with his family by his side.
Born March 23, 1956, to the late Coy Kemp and Argerine Sneed Kemp, Danny professed faith in Christ and was a member of Lowell Avenue Baptist Church.
For more than two decades, Danny served customers across Kentucky and Tennessee as a sales representative for the Overhead Door Company. Prior to joining Overhead Door, he owned and operated Convenient Food Mart in Campbellsville. Most recently, he enjoyed serving students of Taylor County Schools as a morning and afternoon bus driver.
Danny loved spending time with his family and friends, often over a meal. Whether at home or at the American Legion, of which he was an honorary member, he enjoyed cooking for others. Danny also enjoyed fishing and golf and was a devoted UK basketball fan.
He is survived by one son and one daughter: Daniel Kemp of Louisville and Megan Barnes and husband, Slade of Campbellsville; two grandchildren: Nolan Barnes and Owen Barnes and two step-grandchildren: Tanner Barnes and Lauren Barnes of Campbellsville; one brother and one sister: Donnie Kemp and wife, Kathy of Louisville and Deanna Cowherd and husband, Robert “Boo” Cowherd; his longtime companion, Carol Bryant of Campbellsville; sister-in-law, Lois Ann Kemp of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, C. Darrell Kemp on September 29, 2011.
VISITATION: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Sunday, December 12, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Monday, December 13, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Dave Walters
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens