Arthur Gene Humphries

Arthur Gene Humphries, 78, of Louisville, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He was a native of Jefferson County and a U.S. Army Veteran, who served in the Vietnam War and retired after a distinguished 20 year military career. Mr. Humphries loved people and spent several years in various sales positions following his retirement. A member of Bethesda Ministry in Elizabethtown, he served as a devoted door greeter every Sunday. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Blanche Humphries; a brother, Douglas Humphries; and three sisters, Julia Conrad, Carolyn Walden, and Linda Humphries. He is survived by his two sons, David (Julia) Humphries of Hodgenville and Edward (Stacy) Humphries of Pensacola, FL; three daughters, Kathy (Barry) Creech of Louisville, Dawn (Donnie) Poteet of Hodgenville, and Kim (Josh) Combs of Bowling Green; one brother, Tom Humphries of Hamilton, OH; one sister, Nancy Whalen of Hamilton, OH; 13 grandchildren, Jessica Poteet, Rebecca Mokry, Jonathan Poteet, Christopher Poteet, Ben Creech, Adam Creech, Nate Creech, Rachel Humphries, Emily Humphries, Eli Combs, Sam Combs, Hannah Humphries, and Hillary Humphries; and 3 great-grandchildren, Carley, Levi, and Daniel. The funeral will be Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 12 noon at Bethesda Ministries in Elizabethtown with Rev. Jerry Westerfield officiating. Burial follows in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff. Visitation will be Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. and continue from 10 to 12 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Condolences may be expressed at


Monday, October 14, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bethesda Ministry

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bethesda Ministry


Tuesday, October 15, 2019 starting at 12:00 PM
Bethesda Ministry

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