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James H. Marsh

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James H. Marsh

Birth
Death
20 Jul 2013 (aged 79)
Burial
Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, USA GPS-Latitude: 38.457332, Longitude: -82.671657
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JAMES MARSH
1934 - 2013

James H. Marsh, 79, of Westwood, went to be with his Lord on Saturday morning, July 20, 2013, in King's Daughters Medical Center.

He was born on March 10, 1934, in Salyersville, KY., to the late Elvis and Ruie
Marsh.

He served his country as a Marine Sergeant from 1954 to 1962 in the Korean War. He played in the military band. After his service to his country, he went to work for the Halzit Division of Ashland Oil as a truck driver. He retired after 35 years of service in 1994. After that he started driving for John W. Clark Oil Co. and then finished his truck driving career with LR Daniels Transportation in
2006. He became a Christian at the age of 30 and has faithfully served his Lord for 49 years at Rose Hill Baptist Church. He has enjoyed many years serving on the bus committee. He never missed a day checking on the vans and buses. For the past 12 years he has driven the van route for the school. He also enjoyed driving for the senior adults.

He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Nae, four children, Donna Patton of Louisville, KY., Diane (Steve) Humphrey of Lexington, KY., David (Beth) Marsh of Grayson, KY., and Keith (Racheal) Marsh of Westwood., twelve grandchildren, Derek, Deron, Zach, Kodi, Shandi, Chase, James, Bradley, Seth, Michael, Kara Grace and Haley, five great-grandchildren, Milo, Kiley, London, Jaidyn and Kaden, one brother, Paul (Pearl) Marsh of Cannonsburg, three sisters, Margaret Jackson of Augusta, GA., Helen Kirk of Conway, SC., and Dorotha May of Wheelersburg, OH.

Funeral service celebrating his life at Rose Hill Baptist Church, with Dr. Ronnie Mayes and Gary Arrington officiating. A military service at the gravesite at
Rose Hill Burial Park.
JAMES MARSH
1934 - 2013

James H. Marsh, 79, of Westwood, went to be with his Lord on Saturday morning, July 20, 2013, in King's Daughters Medical Center.

He was born on March 10, 1934, in Salyersville, KY., to the late Elvis and Ruie
Marsh.

He served his country as a Marine Sergeant from 1954 to 1962 in the Korean War. He played in the military band. After his service to his country, he went to work for the Halzit Division of Ashland Oil as a truck driver. He retired after 35 years of service in 1994. After that he started driving for John W. Clark Oil Co. and then finished his truck driving career with LR Daniels Transportation in
2006. He became a Christian at the age of 30 and has faithfully served his Lord for 49 years at Rose Hill Baptist Church. He has enjoyed many years serving on the bus committee. He never missed a day checking on the vans and buses. For the past 12 years he has driven the van route for the school. He also enjoyed driving for the senior adults.

He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Nae, four children, Donna Patton of Louisville, KY., Diane (Steve) Humphrey of Lexington, KY., David (Beth) Marsh of Grayson, KY., and Keith (Racheal) Marsh of Westwood., twelve grandchildren, Derek, Deron, Zach, Kodi, Shandi, Chase, James, Bradley, Seth, Michael, Kara Grace and Haley, five great-grandchildren, Milo, Kiley, London, Jaidyn and Kaden, one brother, Paul (Pearl) Marsh of Cannonsburg, three sisters, Margaret Jackson of Augusta, GA., Helen Kirk of Conway, SC., and Dorotha May of Wheelersburg, OH.

Funeral service celebrating his life at Rose Hill Baptist Church, with Dr. Ronnie Mayes and Gary Arrington officiating. A military service at the gravesite at
Rose Hill Burial Park.


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