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Richard Douglas McPherson

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ROCHESTER, Ky. — Richard Douglas McPherson, 67, of Rochester, died Saturday, March 21, 2020, at Beaver Dam Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mr. McPherson was born in Muhlenberg County on Oct. 16, 1952.

He was a dairy farmer and a member of Hillcrest Church of Christ.

Survivors include his brother, Dennis C. McPherson, of Rochester; nephews, Eddie Wade McPherson, Michael Hampton McPherson, Jay C. McPherson, Christopher Wade Higgins; and niece, Lydia Higgins Meredith.

In compliance with health and public safety directives, the funeral arrangements for Mr. McPherson will be private with Kirby Duncan officiating. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences can be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.

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