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William Benningfield, 82, Taylor Co., KY native (1939-2022)

William Benningfield of Louisville, formerly of Campbellsville, passed away on Monday, January 10, 2022. He was 82 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmET on Saturday, January 15, 2022, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Jeff Newton. Burial will follow in the Benningfield Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 10amET until 2pmET on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

William Benningfield, son of the late Elmer Togo Benningfield and Nancy Myrtle Marple Benningfield, was born August 9, 1939 in Taylor County, Kentucky.

He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.

William served his country honorably in the United States Army.

William enjoyed fishing, gardening, working on cars and spending time with his family.

He united in marriage to Cheryl J. Davis and she preceded him in death on August 9, 2002.

William is survived by one daughter, Laurie Byerly of Louisville; five grandchildren: Steven Caswell, Jenna Beningfield, Brandon Beningfield, Kara Byerly and Megan Caplinger of Louisville; one sister, Shirley Warren and husband, Bob of Louisville; one sister-in-law, Dottie Benningfield of Indiana; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Cindy Caplinger and a brother, Elmer Lee Benningfield.

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

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William Benningfield, 82, Taylor Co., KY native (1939-2022)

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