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Bonnie “Sunshine” Selby Kimbler, 98, Russell Springs

Bonnie “Sunshine” Selby Kimbler, of Russell Springs, passed away on Monday, November 14, 2022, at Taylor Regional Hospital, in Campbellsville.  She was 98 years of age.

Sunshine was born in Russell County on January 9, 1924, daughter of the late F.L. and Cleo Phelps Selby.  She was a loving mother and homemaker.  Sunshine was a faithful member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her sons, David (and Pat) Kimbler and Gary (and Deborah) Kimbler, both of Russell Springs; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.

Along with her parents, Sunshine is preceded in death by her husband, William Byron Kimbler, who passed away June 16, 1995; her sister, Cleolyn Weston; and her granddaughter, Sharmel Gray.

Funeral services are 1:00 p.m. CST, Thursday, November 17, 2022, at Bernard Funeral Home, with Bro. Craig Huddleston officiating.  Interment will be in Russell Springs City Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Patrick Kimbler, Drew Kimbler, Craig Leach, Darrell Selby, Cameron Hudson and David Towery.

Visitation will be held after 11:00 a.m. CST, Thursday, until time for funeral services.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mt. Pleasant Church.

Arrangements for Bonnie Sunshine Selby Kimbler are entrusted to Bernard Funeral Home.  An online guestbook is available at

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