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“I was so sad when I heard about Ricky, I grew up at Cherry Hill with him. We would always play games and he would be on that mini bike everyday. It...Read More »
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“Robbie, you don't remember me. I baby sat you when you were about 2 years old..I didn't know you had a brother. I am so sorry for your loss. Your...Read More »
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“Robbie, Sue, Adam, Jordan, and DonnaI am soo sorry for your loss. Ricky was a sweet man and good friend. He will be missed my many. My prayers and...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Vicki hayden - Owensboro, KY

“Robbie, So sorry about the loss of Ricky. I have so many fond memories when we were younger. We sure had some fun times ! Our Prayers and...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Danny Creager - Bowling Green, KY

“robbie so sorry for the loss of your brother he will sadly be missed ”
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“Robby and Sue, We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in our prayers. ”
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CENTRAL CITY – Richard Lowell Kipling, 51, of Central City, died on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at Methodist Hospital in Henderson, KY.

He was born December 29, 1960 in Greenville, the son of the late Robert E. Kipling Jr. And Ella Foley Kipling.

He was a 1979 graduate of Bremen High School and of the Baptist faith. He was a truck driver his entire life, having owned his own trucks, as well as drove for Grover Baker and A & W Trucking (Whitaker's)

He was employed by Perry Hardwood Lumber for the past 16 years.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Jane Kipling of Central City, two sons, Richard Adam Kipling of Central City and Jordan(Autumn)Kipling of Nortonville, a brother, Robby(Sue)Kipling of Central City, one step daughter, Adrienne Brown, one step son, Eli Brown both of Central City and a granddaughter, Keira Kipling.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, December 10, 2012 at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City conducted by Rev. Gene Garner with burial in the Cherry Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5:00 PM Sunday and from 9:00 AM till 11:00 AM Monday at the funeral home.

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