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Richard D. Pepper Obituary - 1969

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Richard D. Pepper Obituary - 1969

Debbie Dicken (View posts)
Posted: 3 Jun 2006 9:23AM GMT
Classification: Obituary
Surnames: Pepper, Allen, Price, Bale, Goff, Milby, Berry, Money, Gardner
Mr. Richard D. Pepper, son of the late Mr. William Pepper and Mrs. Rosie Allen Pepper, was born April 2, 1903 in Green County and died at 8:45 p.m. Saturday, March 8, 1969 at his home in Sand Lick, near Summersville. He was 65 years of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Sand Lick Separate Baptist Church, where he had served as a deacon since he was ordained in September, 1927. Mr. Pepper was a member of the William B. Allen Masonic Lodge No. 704 in Summersville. He had served as a District Deputy Grand Master. He united in marriage to Miss Bertha Price May 21, 1924, who survives. To this union were born three daughters and two sons: Mrs. Iona Bale and Mrs. Opal Goff, both of Greensburg; Mrs. Leona Milby, Eminence, Ky.; Elroy Pepper, Greensburg; and Dewey Pepper, Louisville. Mr. Pepper is also survived by two brothers: Rev. F. T. Pepper, Greensburg and Lee Pepper, Toulon, Illinois; three sisters: Mrs. Rosa Berry, Greensburg, Mrs. Julia Money and Mrs. Mary Will Gardner, both of Campbellsville; sixteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, 1969 with burial in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. Rev. James Huff, Rev. Thurman Eaton, and Rev. Roger Popplewell officiated. Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. ~Obituaries of Green County, Kentucky, Volume 2, compiled by Eunice Montgomery Wright, p. 184

1910 Green County, Kentucky Miracode census index
William E Pepper; ED: 0042; W; 45; Ky; Visit: 0072; Green; Relation: Husband; Relatives: Wife Rosa G 42, Ky Son Charbo L 20, Ky Son Irvin L 19, Ky Son Allen G 18, Ky Dau Mary W 16, Ky Son Fredrick T 15, Ky Dau Anna L 14, Ky Dau Jula E 12, Ky Son Richard D 07, Ky Dau Rosa E 05 , Ky Father-in-law Charles C Hedge 91, Ky

1920 Green County, Kentukcy Census, Household #152
Rosa G, 52; Annie, 23; Richard, 16; Rosa, 14, and a grandson, Irvin, 1-9/12 years

Kentucky Death Records Index, rootsweb
PEPPER, RICHARD D; age 65; death place GREEN; residence GREEN; death date 08 Mar 1969; Volume 012, Certificate 05577

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