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Former Gov. Julian Carroll will lie in state at Kentucky Capitol Friday

By: - December 12, 2023 8:48 am

Julian Carroll was Kentucky’s governor, House speaker and a state senator. On Jan. 30, 2020, during his last term in office, he spoke on the Senate floor. (Photo by LRC Public Information)

Former Kentucky Gov. Julian Carroll, who died Sunday at 92, will lie in state at the state Capitol on Friday, Dec. 15.

Carroll, who also served as speaker of the Kentucky House and as a state senator, will lie in state in the Rotunda from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Friday.

A memorial service will take place from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Capitol Rotunda on the same day.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Murray State University’s Julian M. Carroll Collection Fund and the University of Kentucky’s oral history center.

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