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Marshall Veach

Marshall Veach, 84, of Pellville, made his journey to his final home to rest peacefully with his Lord & Savior on Tuesday, October 12, 2021.  He was born in Hancock County on October 20, 1936 to the late Martin and Lillian Pryor Veach.

Marshall was a member of Pellville Baptist Church and a retired car lot sales manager.  After retirement, Marshall drove a school bus for the Hancock County Board of Education.  He loved his family, cherished his wife and loved UK basketball.  Marshall was a proud veteran of the United States Navy serving aboard the USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr.  He was preceded in death by his son, Steve Veach; daughter, Donna Vincent; siblings, Herman Veach, Mariam Lane, Innabelle Cooper, Basil Veach, Earlman Veach and a nephew, Roger Cooper.

He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Shirley Rearden Veach; daughter, Kim (Tony) Payne; foster daughter, Mary Fisher, daughter in law, Bernice Veach; son in law, Bill Vincent; grandsons, Travis (Nicole) Robbins, Tyler (Dianna) Robbins, Eric Vincent, Artie (Carrie) Case and Jacob Case; granddaughters, Laurie (Brian) Howe, Allison (Chris) Driskell, Heather (Morgan) DeJarnette, Marka Storm, Heather (Billy) Allen and Sara (Bill) Harmon; 35 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren along with many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services will be held on Saturday at 11 am at Pellville Baptist Church with burial following in Pellville Cemetery.  Visitation will be held on Friday from 3 pm until 7 pm at Gibson & Son Funeral Home, Hawesville and on Saturday from 9 am until 11 am at Pellville Baptist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Pellville Cemetery; envelopes will be available.  Share your memories and condolences with Marshall’s family at

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