Mrs. Josephine (Read) Osborne, a resident of the Greenhill Nursing and Rehab facility in Greensburg, passed from this life on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital. Born on April 20, 1957 in Taylor County to the late Joe Benton and Nora (Crews) Read, she was 66 years of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a faithful member of South Campbellsville Baptist Church. She was a God-fearing woman with a charitable and loving heart. She was a former employee of Wishy Washy Laundromat and was an in-home babysitter.
She leaves to cherish her memory:
Four siblings: John H. Read and wife Sharon, Edna Read, Deloris Jeffries, and Eveline Read,
Her caregiver: Annie Rakes and children: Landon Rakes, Keely Rakes, Ayden Andrew, and Mariska Rakes,
And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.
Mrs. Osborne was the wife of Mr. Albert Wesley Osborne, who preceded her in death on March 7, 2015.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Osborne on Tuesday, April 25, 2023 at 12:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM CDT) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville. Bro. John Nguyen will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Lebanon National Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, Apr. 25, after 10:00 AM EDT (9:00 AM CDT) until time for the service.
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