Mrs. Dixie Laverne Bagby Bishop was born June 14, 1947, in Green County, Kentucky to the late Lindle and Dimple Blankenship Bagby. She departed this life Friday, December 24, 2021, at her home in Green County, having attained the age of seventy-four years, six months and ten days.
She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member and served as an Elder of Greensburg Presbyterian Church. She worked at Fruit of the Loom and Clarcor. Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by one brother: Jerry Bagby and one sister: Carolyn Paxton.
She was united in marriage January 8, 1968, to Larry Reed Bishop, who survives. She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law: Troy and Shelley Bishop of Green County, KY, one daughter and son-in-law: Amy and Josh Ahern of Lexington, KY, one brother and sister-in-law: Junior and Becky Bagby of Columbia and a sister-in-law: Gwynean Bagby of Greensburg, three grandchildren: Callie Bishop, Jake Bishop and Michael Ahern, plus a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Dixie Laverne Bagby Bishop will be conducted 11 a.m.,Central Time, Wednesday, December 29, 2021 with Bro. Brenson Bishop officiating. Burial will follow in the Greensburg Cemetery.
Visitation is requested from 9 a.m., Central Time, until the funeral hour.
Pallbearers: Shamison Bishop, Terry Bishop, Steven Bishop, Jake Bishop, Nelson Bishop, Jamie Bishop
Honorary Pallbearers: Greensburg Presbyterian Church Members
The family has requested that expression of sympathy be donations to Hosparus of Green River or to Greensburg Presbyterian Church. These can be made at the funeral home.
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Hosparus of Green River
Green River Plaza, 295 Campbellsville Bypass # 5, Campbellsville KY 42718
Greensburg Presbyterian Church
209 W. Court Street, Greensburg KY 42743
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