POWDERLY, KY., Billy Arthur Keplinger, 79, of Powderly passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at Maple Manor Health Care Center in Greenville. He was born in Covington, KY on September 22, 1941 the son of Clarence Edward Keplinger and Sara Rickard Keplinger. He was a member of Church Street General Baptist Church in Bremen. He enjoyed singing, playing and coaching softball, and watching UK basketball on TV. Most important to him were his faith and his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Ramonda Brigance.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years Brenda Gale Dukes Keplinger of Powderly, 2 daughters Tabatha (Mike) Decker of Greenville and Rachel (Brent) Hussung of Floyds Knobs, IN., 7 grandchildren Jacob Crawford, Ralph Crawford, Bayleigh Chaney, Bailey Hussung, Jackson Hussung, Abby Ellis, Casidee Ellis, several nieces and nephews.
Visitation for family and friends will be on Sunday, July 18, 2021 from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 3:00 PM at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville, KY with Rev. Mike Dukes officiating. Burial will follow in Carter Creek Cemetery in Greenville.
Online condolences to the family may be made at www.garysfuneralhome.net