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Louis Edward Church

October 31, 1933 — December 12, 2017

Louis Edward Church, 84, of Horse Cave, passed away on December 12, 2017 at T. J. Samson Community Hospital.  He was born October 31, 1933 to the late Herschel & Louise Gentry Church.  He was the eldest of six siblings. His confession of faith was made as a young man at the Northtown Baptist Church.  He was a retired employee of Louisville Bedding where he worked as a night security guard.

Louis is survived by two daughters, Marsha Church Jolly (James), Kimberly  Church Sexton (Ewell Tyree);  three grandchildren, Daniel Louis Jolly (Jessica), Kristin Sexton & Ashley Sexton; six great-grandchildren, Kelsey & Nicholas Jolly, Serenity Sexton, Kadence Horton, Joyce Ann Horton, Bentley Johnson; and one brother, Teddy Church (Norma).  He was a loving father and friend and was known lovingly as "GangGang" to his grand and great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Froedge Church; granddaughter, Laura Nicole Jolly; brother, Larry Church;  and three sisters, Gloria Church Hensley, Sarah Lou Church Wilson and Rebecca Church.

The family has chosen a private graveside service.  It is the family's wish that in lieu of flowers, expressions of remembrance may be made in monetary donations to the "Laura Nicole Jolly Memorial Scholarship", c/o Marsha Jolly, 3235 Charlie Moran Highway, Horse Cave, Kentucky.  Arrangements are under the direction of Winn Funeral Home.

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