Richard Lee Faulkner, 83, of Campbellsville, died at 3 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, in Campbellsville.
Son of the late George D. Faulkner and Lois Hord Faulkner, he was born May 4, 1929, in Taylor County.
He served his country honorably in the United States Army
and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict
and Vietnam War
. He retired after 25 years of service.
He married Orbazine Barnett on Dec. 25, 1971. She preceded him in death May 6, 2012.
Survivors include two daughters, Kathy Doran and Claudia Trudell of Louisville, Ky.; two sisters, Lena Allen Sleamaker of Louisville and Lois Ann Lashlee and her husband, Bill, of St. Simon, Ga.; a brother, George "Boogie" Faulkner and his wife, Faye, of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Cremation was chosen. There will be a private service for family at a later date.
Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville is in charge of arrangements.