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Nolen (Hot Shot) Gilpin, Jr., 84, Campbellsville, KY (1937-2021)

Nolen "Hot Shot" Gilpin, Jr. of Campbellsville passed away on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. He was 84 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Rev. Earl West and Rev. Ryan Boatright. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 9amET until 11amET on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

The family request all attendees wear a facial covering and observe social distancing upon entering the building.

Nolen "Hot Shot" Gilpin, Jr., son of the late Nolen Gilpin, Sr. and Viva Alice White Gilpin, was born February 5, 1937 in Taylor County, Kentucky.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of First United Methodist Church and a lifelong farmer

He united in marriage to Shirley Ann Eastridge June 1, 1957.

Besides his wife, Shirley Gilpin of Campbellsville, he is survived by one daughter, Matilda Carol Wright and husband, Greg of Campbellsville; two grandchildren: Richard Clint Wright and wife, Ashleigh of Florida and Frances Elise Sheikh and husband, Hamid of Lexington and Colorado: two great-grandchildren: Charlie Wright and Everly Wright; a special caregiver, Loann Calmes; along with several nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister: Edwin Allen Gilpin, Forest Chandler Gilpin, Charles Gilpin and Margaret Gilpin Lane.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Hosparus of Green River or First United Methodist Church and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Nolen (Hot Shot) Gilpin, Jr., 84, Campbellsville, KY (1937-2021)

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