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Billy Weddle

March 26, 1939 ~ February 3, 2019 (age 79)

  Billy Weddle, age 79, of Liberty, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019. 

  Born March 26, 1939, in Casey County, KY, he was a son of the late John W. and Linnie Baldock Weddle.  Billy earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture from the University of Kentucky.  He was a Deacon, former Sunday School teacher and member of the First Baptist Church in Liberty.  Billy co-owned and operated Weddle and LaFavers Chevrolet and Buick Car Dealership in Liberty for over 30 years.  He has served on the Casey County Bank Board of Directors for over 40 years, currently holding the position of Vice-chairman.  He enjoyed farming, golfing, hunting, fishing, and music. 

  Billy is survived by his wife, whom he wed on June 21, 1958, Margaret Rose Griffin Weddle; three daughters, Sandy (and Mark) Wolford, Sharon (and John) Johnson, and Shelly Vaughn all of Liberty; brother, John Weddle, Jr. of Liberty; sister, Renee (and David) McAnelly of Liberty; six grandchildren, Sara (and Morgan) Pence, Laura (and Joe) Willis, Will Johnson (and Jorden Roberts), Tyler Johnson, Ann (and Coty) Vaughn, and Emilee Vaughn (and Luke Ledford); and five great-grandchildren, Lily, Virginia, George, Lyndon, and Leora. 

  Funeral services for Mr. Billy Weddle will be at 1:00PM Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at First Baptist Church with Bro. Jimmy Brown officiating.  Burial will follow in the Glenwood Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 5-8PM on Tuesday and from 9AM-1PM on Wednesday, both at the First Baptist Church. 

  Will Johnson, Tyler Johnson, Morgan Pence, Joe Willis, Coty Vaughn, and Luke Ledford will serve as pallbearers. 

  Memorial contributions in memory of Billy Weddle are suggested to the First Baptist Church Sanctuary Window Fund, PO Box 58, Liberty, KY 42539. 

  Arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.  Video tribute and online guestbook available at

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