Melvyn E. Douglas, 81, of Campbellsville, died at 5:35 p.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Campbellsville.
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Son of the late Ira Melvyn Douglas and Mary Evans Douglas, he was born Aug. 13, 1932, in Casey County, Ky.
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Christian Church.
He was a retired employee of GTE.
He married Kathryn Gabehart on Dec. 16, 1950.
Besides his wife, Kathryn Douglas of Campbellsville, survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Billy Joe and Sheila Douglas of Campbellsville; a granddaughter, Brooke Gupton and her husband, Josh, of Greensburg, Ky.; a great-granddaughter, Lexi Kate Gupton of Greensburg; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Thelma Stearman.
Funeral was Wednesday, July 23, at Campbellsville Christian Church in Campbellsville. Dr. Joel Patton and Bro. Rodney Booe officiated.
Burial was in Brookside Cemetery.
The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Campbellsville University scholarship fund, Campbellsville Christian Church Because We Believe fund or Faith Christian Church building fund in Greensburg and they can be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville.
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418 Lebanon Ave. Campbellsville, KY 42718
Published in Central Kentucky News-Journal on July 22, 2014