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John McVay

March 19, 1943 — January 12, 2019


John R. McVay of Campbellsville, son of the late Russell McVay and Velma Katherine Russell McVay, was born March 19, 1943 in Taylor County. He died at 8:25 P.M., Saturday, January 12, 2019 in Campbellsville.   Age: 75

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of St. Andrew United Methodist Church.

John was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville.

He enjoyed pitching horse shoes and spending time with his family and friends, especially his grandkids.

He united in marriage to Helen Cox August 4, 1961.

Besides his wife, Helen McVay, he is survived by one son and two daughters: John McVay and wife, Kim, Lisa Cave and husband, Kevin and Debbie Tungate and husband, Martin; four grandchildren:  Wade Cave, Lydia Cave, Brayden McVay and Brianna McVay; two brothers:  Tommy McVay and wife, Margaret and Randy McVay and wife, Mary, all of Campbellsville and several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.


VISITATON:  5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

FUNERAL SERVICE:    11:00 A.M., Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Robert Layne

BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens

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Service Schedule

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Chapel of Peace

700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY 42718

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