Warren Amburgey, member of 1956 Carr Creek basketball state title team, dies at age 82

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CARR CREEK, Ky. (WYMT) - Warren Amburgey, one of the members of the 1956 Carr Creek state championship basketball team, died on Saturday, August 10.

The 1956 team defeated Henderson in the championship game, 72-68. On their way to the title, Amburgey and the Indians defeated the late "King" Kelly Coleman and Wayland, 68-67.

The visitation for Amburgey will take place on Tuesday, August 13 at 5 p.m. at Hindman Funeral Services.

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