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Clayton James Arnett, 83, Green County, KY

Clayton James Arnett of Greensburg, Kentucky, son of the late Lewis T. Arnett and Mary Goldie Nelson Arnett, was born Saturday, September 9, 1939 in Taylor County, Kentucky and departed this life on Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at his home. He was 83 years, 4 months, and 22 days of age.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended Holly Grove Baptist Church. He was a tractor mechanic for many years and worked at the John Deere Garage in Greensburg and Hardyville.

Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law: Terry Arnett of Campbellsville, J.D. and Sherry Arnett of Magnolia; two daughters and a son-in-law: Laura Young of Danville, Michelle and Wade Rodgers of Greensburg; 12 grandchildren; a host of great grandchildren; four sisters: Kathryn Simpson of Central City, Ruby Milby of Litchfield, Ruth Simpson of Greensburg, Nettie Creason of Greensburg; two brothers: Raymond Arnett of Greensburg and Noah Arnett of Center; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by two sisters: Martha Edwards and Virginia Akin; five brothers: Frank Arnett, Woodson Arnett, Robert Arnett, Carl Arnett, and Edgar Arnett.

The funeral services for Clayton James Arnett will be conducted 10amCT Friday, February 3, 2023 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. Bro. Leslie Jewell and Bro. Neal Price officiating.

Visitation is requested from 4-8 Thursday and after 7 Friday until time of the funeral service.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take form of donation to the Kosair Children's Hospital which can be made at the funeral home.

PALLBEARERS: Tyler Yates, Joey Simmons, Dylan Arnett, Chris Young, Richard Arnett, Wade Rodgers, J.D. Arnett, Landon Arnett.

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