Jody Blond Underwood, 88, of Campbellsville, died at 6:20 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Greensburg, Ky.
Son of the late Fred Underwood and Lela Skaggs Underwood, she was born March 11, 1925, in Larue County, Ky.
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville First Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
He was a veteran
of World War II
, having served his country honorably in the United States Navy
He was a retired employee of Tennessee Gas Transmissions, primarily serving in construction.
He married Cleo Blakeman Feb. 1, 1947.
Besides his wife, Cleo Underwood, survivors include a son, Michael T. Underwood and his wife, Brenda, of Elk Horn, Ky.; two granddaughters and their husbands, Cathy and Shaun Murray of Greensburg, Ky., and Stephanie and Joey Conn of Columbia, Ky.; four great-grandsons, Dylan Conn, Dawson Conn, Dax Conn and Casen Murray; a brother, Charles Underwood of Shepherdsville, Ky.; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by a great-grandson, Joseph Dane Conn; a brother, Otis Underwood; and three sisters, Dorothy Glidewell, Essie Perkins and Pauline Sidebottom.
Funeral was Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville. Pastor Wayne Brooks officiated.
Burial was in Brookside Cemetery with full military honors by Lebanon Veterans Honor Guard.
Family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to the loving caretakers at Heartsong Memory Care employee fund and may be made at the funeral home.