Elzo Bargo

December 19, 1939 ~ December 18, 2021 (age 81)


      Mr. Elzo Bargo age 81 of Corbin, Kentucky departed this life on Saturday, December 18, 2021 at the Baptist Health Hospital in Corbin. He was the husband of Suzanne (Howard) Bargo and the son of Chriss Bargo and Cordia (Gambrell) Bargo born to them on December 19, 1939 in Bell County. He was a family man and a jokester. He loved to make people laugh and always had a story to tell. He was also a business man and a visionary and will be missed by all who knew him. 

      He is preceded in death by his parents, Chriss and Cordia Bargo, two brothers, Bill Bargo and Lonzo Bargo and six sisters, Effie Brandenburg, Sarah Broughton, Ella Carlisi, Goldie Lopp, Florence Suggs and Elsie Cloud.

      Left behind to mourn his passing, his wife of forty-one years, Suzanne Bargo of Corbin, three sons, James Bargo and wife Teresa of Michigan, Ronnie Bargo of Corbin and Duane Bargo of Michigan, three grandchildren, Jamie Bargo, James Bargo, Jr. and Elizabeth Bargo. He also leaves behind many nieces, nephews and good friends to mourn his passing.

      Funeral services for Mr. Bargo will be conducted in the Cobb-Hampton Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. He will be laid to rest in the Bargo Family Cemetery on Walker Park Rd. Pallbearers will be Tommy Broughton, Daniel Broughton, Ray Grubb, Darle Downy, Rich Carlisi, John Hobbs, Alvin Grubb and Phil Carlisi.  Cobb-Hampton Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.

      Friends will be received at the funeral home on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service at 2:00 p.m.

      To the Bargo family, the staff of the Cobb-Hampton Funeral Home would like to offer you our heartfelt sympathy during your time of bereavement.

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