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8800 Shelbyville Rd
Louisville, KY 40222
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Frank Lewis Milburn

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Frank Lewis Milburn Obituary
MILBURN, Frank Lewis,

96, of Louisville passed away September 19, 2017 at Baptist Health Louisville Palliative Care Unit.

He was born August 26, 1921 in Shelbyville, KY a son of the late Jess W. Milburn and Virginia D. Turner Milburn.

Frank was a retired engineer from General Electric Company and was also retired from the former Frigidaire Division of G.M.A.C. He received his B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Kentucky and was a registered-licensed professional Mechanical Engineer in Kentucky. Frank was also a holder of seven U.S. Patents and a veteran of WW II.

He was a charter member of Hurstbourne Baptist Church for over 48 years; a past deacon for a number of terms and a deacon chairman.

In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by a grandson, Jack "Jay" Combs, III; step-great grandson, Jacob Terry; brother, William B. Milburn and his sister, Jessie Marie Tuttle.

Frank is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Carlene Ecton Milburn; two daughters, Kay Lyn Combs (Jack) and Brenda Milburn Bowen (Jim); three grandchildren, Rebekah Shirrell (Barrett), Jessica Abell (David), Ashley Revell (Philip); 6 great-grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren and 7 step great-grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 12 p.m. Friday, September 22, 2017 at Hurstbourne Baptist Church, 8800 Shelbyville Road with burial in Cave Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service at the church.

Memorial gifts in the form of contributions may be made to Hurstbourne Baptist Church or to Baptist Health Louisville Palliative Care Unit.
Published in The Courier-Journal on Sept. 21, 2017
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