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Raymond Murrell Ford, 81, Campbellsville, KY (1941-2023)

Raymond Murrell Ford of Campbellsville departed this life on Saturday, February 4, 2023 in Greensburg at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital. He was 81 years old.

A private graveside service will be held at the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens with interment to follow. Bro. Jim Collison will be officiating.

A public visitation will be held from 5pmET until 8pmET on Thursday, February 9, 2023, at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home.

Raymond Murrell Ford, of Campbellsville, the son of the late Coakley and Flora (Lewis) Ford was born December 21, 1941 in Taylor County, KY.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Robinson Creek Baptist Church and a Veteran, having served in the United States Army National Guard.

He was a retired Lance Inc. delivery driver and installed replacement windows after his retirement, while enjoying smoking his pipe.

Survivors include his wife: Sharon K. (Bault) Ford; a son: Anthony Craig Ford and wife Dwanna Sue all of Campbellsville; two sisters and two brothers: Rosemary Mardis, Donald Ford and Leonard Ford all of Campbellsville and Deanie Price of Mt. Washington.

Also two grandchildren: Cody Mason Ford and wife Rachel and Tanner McCade Ford and wife Haley and a host of other relatives and friends.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister: Mardell Benningfield.

L.R. Petty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Raymond Murrell Ford, 81, Campbellsville, KY (1941-2023)

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