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“PAPAW you were an amazing man, I love you more. I remember the very first time i met you. You welcomed me right into your home and heart. You are the...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Angela Gidcumb - GRANDDAUGHTER

“Beth, You and Marvin opened your home and your hearts to me some years ago. I have enjoyed every minute I spent with you all and intend on spending...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Teressa Dukes - drakesboro, KY

“He was a good man. He will be missed . ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Elaine and Danny Arnold - KY

“bro marvin was a precious member of our church and will be sorely missed by all //he did believe in the miracle performing JESUS and received many a...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: pastor kenny & sis deborah taylor - ark of safety church - KY

“when i was a kid uncle marvin came to stay with us for a short while. he took time to talk to me and even tried to show me knife throwing.he was my...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: joe gidcumb - NC

“I remember coming over to your house Beth and talking for hours on your screend in porch and at your kitchen table I always loved the summertime and...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Marlene Baker - Drakesboro, KY

“Beth don't seem like its been 13 years since we became friends--I feel more like family--than just friends.. All those years I still wanted to call...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Evelyn and Ron Bennett - Leighton, AL

“My thoughts and prayers are with you Beth and Jeremy as well as Tony I know you two were very close. May your memories of Marvin comfort you all...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Karla Halterman - Princeton, KY

“We will miss him dearly. Our prayers to Beth, Jeremy and Marvins family Love and prayers for Tony & Teresa ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Joe & Rita Shingledecker - KY

“gonna miss you very much learned so much from you, ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: chadd davis - drakesboro, KY

“i love u and will miss u , when i think of u i think of my daddy and how close u where with him also , i will miss u but i wont forget u . ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: brenda and jimmy thatcher - KY

“Deeply sorry for your loss ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: scotblake

“Praying for the ya sis Beth.. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: sherry cantrell - friend

“To all my family during this time my prayers for our loss. ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Kathy

“Your all in or all out, never do nothing half way. One thing in common.:) ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Kathy - Drakesboro, KY - Daughter

DRAKESBORO - Marvin Gidcumb, 66, of Drakesboro, died Monday, February 20, 2012 at 10:52PM at Regional Medical Center. Mr. Gidcumb was born April 29, 1945. He was an end loader operator at Reed Minerals, and was a member of Ark of Safety Church in Beech Creek. He was preceded in death by his parents, Buell and Louise Gidcumb; and brothers Jimmy Gidcumb and Larry Joe Gidcumb.

Survivors include his wife, Beth Gidcumb; sons Jeremy Gidcumb of Drakesboro, Jason (Sabrina) Gidcumb of Medford, OR, and Keith (Melissa) Shelton of Franklin, KY; daughters Katherine Ralston of Ennis, Regina Gidcumb of Pennsylvania, and Chastacee (Timmy) Gidcumb of Russellville; sisters Janice (Kelly) Burris of Owensboro and Wilma Newton of Louisville; and brother Larry Gidcumb of Vine Grove, KY.

Funeral services will be Friday, February 24, 2012 at 2:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. Floyd Steele officiating, assisted by Rev. Darren Pentecost. Burial in Drake Family Cemetery in Drakesboro. Visitation will be Friday after 10:00AM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at