Mrs. Laurene Milby Judd, daughter of the late Elmer "Cavo" Milby and Lucy Lee Akin Milby, was born March 18, 1923 in Green County, Kentucky and departed this life February 21, 1978 at her home. She was 54 years, 11 months and 21 days of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Monroe Baptist Church at the time of her death. She was united in marriage on March 24, 1946 to Rev. Milton Judd, who survives. To this union was born three sons: Jerry Judd, Greensburg, Ky.; Gary Milton Judd and Steve Judd, both of Summersville, Ky. Seven half-brothers survive: Gene Milby, Lewis Milby, Hollis Milby and Herbert Dobson, all of Greensburg; Henry Milby and Rex Milby, both of Tenessee; and Lewis Dobson, Summersville. Eight half-sisters survive: Mrs. Suzanne Hibbard and Mrs. Joyce Vaughn, both of Greensburg; Mrs. Mabel Milby, Campbellsville, Mrs. Eunice Milby, Summersville, Mrs. Ruby Hampton, North Carolina; Mrs. Ruth Ann Judd, Louisville, Mrs. Joyce Bagby, Texas; Mrs. Ruth Ann Vittitow, Shepherdsville. Four grandchildren survive along with a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services were conducted at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, February 23, 1978 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, with burial in the Wilson Cemetery. Rev. Carlie Ward and Rev. Claud McCubbin officiated. Pallbearers were Rollin Lewis, Hardy Warren, Boyd Wladen, James W. DeSpain, Clyde Parrish, and Hubert Hagan.
Transcribed by Wanda Bagby Carlson for Karen Jorgensen