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March 11, 2014

Orville Kenneth Gayhart, 76; Georgetown

— Orville Kenneth Gayhart, 76, Georgetown, died Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the Robley Rex V.A. Regional Medical Center in Louisville.

He was born in Oldham County, Ky., and was a retired carpenter working with Huff Construction. He was a Navy veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Sarah Huff Gayhart; a son, Jeff Gayhart and his wife, Terri, Lanesville; a daughter, Lora Smith and her husband, Mark, Floyd Knobs; a brother, Freddie Gayhart and his wife, Bert, Crestwood, Ky.; three grandchildren, Courtney Smith, Brittney Gayhart, and Christopher Gayhart; and a great-granddaughter, Brooklyn Sandlin.

Funeral services will be private, with a memorial service to be held at a later date. Chapman Funeral Home, Clarksville is in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of contributions to the Robley Rex VA Medical Center.

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