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 Edmond Bruce Blythe, Jr

Edmond Bruce Blythe, Jr

Birth
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Death 10 Dec 2005 (aged 78)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 79579637 · View Source
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Blythe, E. Bruce, 78, of Louisville, died Saturday, December 10, 2005, at his residence. Mr. Blythe was a graduate of DuPont Manual High School and the University of Kentucky, where he was a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity. He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving with the Occupation Forces in Japan and was a Captain in the Kentucky Air National Guard. Mr. Blythe served in the Kentucky General Assembly where he represented the 32nd Legislative District of Jefferson County from 1961-1981. He was the Founder and former President of Blythe Advertising Co. and with his wife began Blythe Productions, a television production company. In addition, he was a Founding Partner in the Ohio Valley Door Company. Mr. Blythe was Past President and long time member of the Board of Directors of the Cerebral Palsey Kids Center, and former President and member of Metrobon Kiwanis Club, a member of Second Presbyterian Church and Big Spring Country Club, where he was two time Club Champion. Survivors include his mother, Louise Blythe Dohman; his devoted wife of 47 years, the former Barbara Wynn; two sons, E. Bruce Blythe III (Nancy) and Phillip Blythe (Cindy); two grandchildren, William P. Blythe Jr. and Carter Blythe; and his brother, Sam Blythe (Janice). Funeral service to be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Second Presbyterian Church, 3701 Old Brownsboro Rd., with burial in Cane Station Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. on Monday at Pearson's, 149 Breckenridge Ln. Memorial gifts may go to the Cerebral Palsey Kids Center, 982 Eastern Pkwy., Louisville, KY, 40217, or the charity of your choice.

Published in The Courier-Journal on December 12, 2005


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 79579637
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edmond Bruce Blythe, Jr (1 May 1927–10 Dec 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79579637, citing Thompson Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by jbmgs (contributor 46910169) .