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Raymond Adrian Akridge

February 21, 1927 ~ March 12, 2022 (age 95)

Obituary

Raymond Adrian Akridge, age 95, of Hodgenville, passed away, Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Hospice of Southern Kentucky

 

He was a Navy Veteran serving in WWII, a member of Friendship No. 2 Baptist Church, former assistant manager at Hardin County Milling for 15 years, a milk grader for Armor Creamery for 20 years, a lifetime farmer and former co-owner of South Side Shell Station.

 

Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, Lonza and Lena Mae Wade Akridge Sr.; four sisters, Audrey Coy, Ruth Jones, Kathleen Powell and Lula Murray; three brothers, Walter, Lonza Jr. and Earl Akridge.

 

He is survived by his wife, Helena Ruth Propes Akridge; two daughters, Dorothy Noble of Munfordville and Dee Rheaume of Bowling Green; two sons, Dallas Akridge of Upton and Darold (Mary) Akridge of Magnolia; 10 grandchildren, Lori, Christi, Dani, Claude, Jenny, Malena, Ian, Thomas, Elizabeth and Kimmy; a sister, Jean Feger and several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

 

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, at Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville, Bro. Steve Hussung officiating. Burial will follow in Friendship No. 2 Church Cemetery.

 

Visitation will begin after 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Donations in his memory can be made to Hospice of Southern Kentucky 5872 Scottsville Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42104

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
March 16, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home
208 W. Water St.
Hodgenville, KY 42748

Funeral Service
Wednesday
March 16, 2022

1:00 PM
Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home
208 W. Water St.
Hodgenville, KY 42748

Burial following funeral service
Wednesday
March 16, 2022

Friendship #2 Baptist Church
2169 Salem Church Road
Hodgenville, KY 42748

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