We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at LR Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service
Mr. John Micheal Milby of Campbellsville, passed from this life on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at the Taylor Regional Hospital as the result of an extended illness. Born in Taylor County on July 26, 1989, he was 32 years, 9 months, and 21 days of age. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Mr. Milby was a construction and tree service employee. Known as a friend to many, he enjoyed all things outdoors, especially fishing and hunting turtles, and was an avid University of Louisville Cardinals fan.
He leaves to mourn his passing:
Three children: C.J. Milby of Campbellsville, Javion Milby of Campbellsville, and Juli-Ann Milby of Russell Springs,
His mother and stepfather: Julie Marie (Rainwater) and Michael Kerns of Russell Springs,
Two siblings: Dillan Kerns and wife Faith of Columbia, and Shara Milby of Campbellsville, His step-mother: Kathy Milby; step-sisters: Sara Bostic and Jewell Jones.
Grandparents: Johnnie and Sherri Rainwater of Campbellsville, Mike Milby, Sr. of Campbellsville, and Donald and Juanita Kerns of Russell Springs,
His godbrother: Trent Waymon,
Two uncles: John Rainwater and wife Rhonda of California, and James "Squirrell" Kerns and companion Kim Passmore of Russell Springs,
The mothers of his children: Kendra Spurling, Brittany Gowdy Milby, and Shayla McAllister,
And a host of extended family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father: Michael "Mike" Milby, Jr.; a grandmother: Theresa Milby; an uncle: Timothy Milby; and an aunt: Jill Rainwater.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. Milby on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 1:00 PM EDT (12:00 PM CDT) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Steve Willis and Dillan Kerns will officiate. Burial will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, May 20, from 10:00 AM EDT (9:00 AM CDT) until time for the funeral.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to the funeral expenses. Those can be made in person at the funeral home, or online through the "Donations" tab above.