Obituaries

LEONARD BARNETT, 90, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Leonard Barnett, age 90 of Campbellsville, KY, son of the late William “Little Bill” Barnett and Mary Johnson Barnett, was born January 2, 1927, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 11:51 A.M., Tuesday, September 19, 2017 in Campbellsville. 
 
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Robinson Creek Baptist Church, where he was a Trustee for over 40 years. He was a retired knitting room employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville. Leonard enjoyed farming and gardening and after his retirement, he was able to dedicate more time to fishing. He united in marriage to Jennie Myers April 25, 1953. 
 
Besides his wife, Jennie Barnett of Campbellsville, he is survived by one son and one daughter: Randy Barnett and wife, Kelly of Rineyville and Linda Humphress and husband Mike of Campbellsville; 4 grandchildren: Levi Barnett and Chelsey Gorham & husband Bobby of Louisville, Austin Seaborne and wife, Emina of Elizabethtown and Ashley Silas and husband, Jon of Rineyville; 2 great-grandchildren: Madison Silas of Rineyvillle and Elena Hatler of Elizabethtown; one brother and one sister: Ralph Barnett and wife, Dorothy of Mt. Washington and Mary Kathryn Lawson of Campbellsville, special nephew, Billy Price & wife Doreda of Campbellsville and several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
 
He was also preceded in death by five brothers and four sisters: Everett Lewis “Dude” Barnett, Owen Thomas Barnett, Huley Barnett, James Barnett, Richard Barnett, Esther Roberts, Velma Christerson, Clara Brown and Mattie Lou Price.
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VISITATION: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 A.M., Friday, September 22, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Raymond Atwood and Bro. Jim Collison, III
 
BURIAL:    Brookside Cemetery
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME.
 

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JOYCE WILLIAMS MARTIN, 56, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Joyce Williams Martin, 56, of Russell Springs, died Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 2:07 P.M. at her home. 
 
She was born December 2, 1960, in Cundiff, Kentucky, to the late Joe Lester & Anna Louise Helm George.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Lester, Billy Joe & Jimmy George, one brother-in-law, Bishop King, and one special aunt, Thelma Bunch.  She was a homemaker.
 
Survivors Include:
 
Her Husband – Jr. Martin of Russell Springs
 
Two Daughters – Dana (Jerry) Mink of Somerset & JoAnn (Clayton) Shaw of Russell Springs
 
Son – Allen McClister of Russell Springs
 
Sister – Renee Stinson (Damon) of Columbia
 
Brother – Dale (Sherri) George of Russell Springs
 
Five Grandchildren – Jordan McClister, Corey McClister, Justin Akers all of Russell Springs, Joshua Kerr & Samantha Mink both of Somerset
 
One Great-Grandchild – Treyton McClister
 
Special Aunts – Alene Melson, Irene Spencer, Barbara Polston & Faye Spencer all of Columbia
 
Two Special Friends – Cheryl Lee & Kerri Kerr
 
Several other relatives & friends also survive
 
Funeral Service – Friday, September 22, 2017 at 12:30 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Ralph Hadley officiating
 
Burial in Burchett Cemetery
 
Visitation after 10:00 A.M. Friday
 
Casket Bearers – Corey McClister, Josh Kerr, Tom Bunch, Tony George, Leroy Spencer, David George, Clayton Shaw & Scott Guffey
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
 

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DONNEL WALKER, 71, SPARKSVILLE

 
Donnel Walker, 71 of the Sparksville Community of Adair County, KY passed away Wednesday
September 20, 2017 at 4:05 PM at his home after a brief illness. 
 
He was born in Barren County, Kentucky on July 14, 1946 the son of the late: Edwin P. and Geneva Nell Fudge Walker, besides his parents he was preceded in death by one sister Judy Claywell, three brothers, Howard Walker, Jerry Walker and Dale Walker 
 
Survived by his wife - Bonnie Pelston Walker of Sparksville, Kentucky 
Two daughters -   Deena Murphy of Sparksville, KY 
                             Angela Hutchison and husband David of Columbia, KY 
 
One brother -   Terry Walker and wife Jan of Bowling Green, KY 
Two grandchildren Lauren Crawhorn and husband Charlie and Trevor Murphy
 
Donnel was a member of the Antioch United Methodist Church and was a supervisor of excavating construction for many years for Lewis Garrison Construction, Larry Glass Construction and Danny Pyles Excavating. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and other outdoor activities
 
Funeral service:  Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home 
 
Clergy officiating; Bro. Terry Turner & Bro. Troy Elmore
Burial in the  Antioch Cemetery at Sparksville,  KY 
The family request visiting after 4:00 PM on Friday afternoon at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home 
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements
 

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WILLIAM "WOODY" COWAN, 84, HOPKINSVILLE (NATIVE OF COLUMBIA)

 
William “Woody” Cowan, 84, of Hopkinsville, KY died Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at Christian Heights Nursing and Rehab of natural causes.
 
A native of Columbia, Ky., he was born June 19, 1933, the son of the late William and Ada Florence Sampson Cowan. He was a factory worker at Phillip’s Product in Hopkinsville. He was a member of the Eagles Club and was a U.S. Army veteran.
 
Survivors include his daughters, Phyllis Hammons and Janice Young, both of Clarksville; his sons, Billy Cowan and Ronnie Cowan, both of Hopkinsville and Michael Cowan, Russellville; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
 
There will be no immediate services. The body is being donated to science.
 
Lamb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association.
 

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BOBBY "BOB" TACKETT, SR., 79, COLUMBIA

 
Bobby "Bob" Tackett, Sr., 79, of Columbia, KY died Sunday, September 17, 2017 at TJ Health Columbia.
 
He was born April 12, 1938, in Morehead, Kentucky, to the late Clyde James & Artie Johnson Tackett.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, David Tackett, and one sister, Vanetta Tackett.  He was a United States Navy Veteran and a retired truck driver for Giant Foods in Maryland & Sears in Florida. 
 
Survivors include:
 
His Wife – Diane Anderson Tackett of Columbia
 
One Son – Bobby Ray Tackett, Jr. of Columbia
 
One Step-Daughter – Gina (Tom) Hinebaugh of Columbia
 
Two Grandchildren – Rainy & A.J. Jennett
 
One Brother – Mike Tackett of Florida
 
Two Sisters – Kitty & Carolyn both of Florida
 
Special Uncle – Harold Tackett of Morehead
 
At Bob’s request, cremation has been chosen and no services will be held.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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VERNON McQUEARY, 79, CHARLOTTE, NC

 
 Vernon McQueary, age 79, of Charlotte, NC, passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Born August 11, 1938, in Gilpin, KY, he was a son of the late Marvin Gerald McQueary and Laura Clark McQueary. Vernon was retired from the IT Department for Verizon. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Kentucky. Vernon loved computers and technology. He enjoyed music and was a very devoted “family man”. Vernon was a skilled woodworker and furniture maker. He was an avid UK fan and a member of the First Christian Church in Liberty, KY. Vernon was a US Army Veteran. 
 
Survivors include his dear wife, whom he wed on September 7, 1963, Bette Kinne McQueary; son, Michael McQueary of Hillsborough, NC; sisters, Barbara (and Joe) Beeler, Glenda Wesley, and JoAnn McQueary, all of Liberty; three grandchildren, Ryan, Jake, and Nikki; and two great-grandchildren, Owen and Aubree.
 
Vernon was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Gerald and Gilbert McQueary. 
 
Funeral services will be at 11:00AM Thursday, September 21, 2017, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronn Oren officiating. Burial will follow in the Poplar Hill Cemetery with military honors by the Casey County Honor Guard. Visitation will be from 6-8PM on Wednesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. 
 

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JUDY GAIL CLARK, 70, DUNNVILLE

 
Judy Gail Clark, age 70, of Dunnville, KY passed away on Saturday September 16th, 2017 at Baptist Health. She was born in Middleburg, KY on January 29th, 1947 a daughter of the late Fred and Ruth Adams Delk. Judy was the widow of Earl Clark.
 
Survivors include: Two Daughters: Rhonda and (David) Mann of Liberty and Teresa Barnes of Surprise, NY, Three Grandchildren: Casey and (Dawn) Brown, Lacey Brown and Nicholas Barnes, One Great Granddaughter: Lensey Brown and Two Sisters: Sarah Moore of Stanford and Sue Thompson of Springfield, TN.
 
Besides her parents and spouse she was preceded in death by One Daughter: Jenny Clark, Six Brothers: Fred Delk Jr., James V. Delk, Ray Vernon Delk, Jerry Delk, Jack Stanley Delk and Johnny Dale Delk and Two Sisters: Peggy Lou Melton and Faye Ruth Thompson.
 
Visitation will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday September 20th, 2017 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 4:00 P.M. Wednesday September 20th, 2017 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Jimmy Brown officiating. Burial will be in the Rich Hill Cemetery.
 

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JASON AARON WHEELER, 44, COLUMBIA

 
Jason Aaron Wheeler, 44, of Columbia, died Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 2:05 P.M. at his home. 
 
Jason was born September 24, 1972 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  He was a member of Kellyville Community Church and a former truck driver.  He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Cory Jeffries. 
 
Survivors Include:
 
His Wife – Cindy Riter Wheeler of Columbia
 
His Parents – Eugene & Sharon Dillingham Wheeler of Columbia
 
Two Sons – Jared Wheat & Derrick Riter both of Columbia
 
One Brother – Eric Wheeler of South Carolina
 
Mother-in-law – Danita Riter of Columbia
 
Father-in-law – Dale Riter of South Dakota
 
Special Uncle & Aunt – Paul & Sherri Coffey of Russell Springs
 
Special Nieces – Megan Wheeler Haigood of Germany & Cassandra Wheeler of Columbia
 
Brothers-in-law – Derek Riter of Columbia, Kenny, Travis & Jeremiah Riter all of South Dakota
 
Sisters-in-law – Nikki Riter & Jerri Henson both of Columbia
 
Nieces & Nephews – Madison, Kayla, Jailynn, Jordan, Blake, Courtney, Halie, Jaden & James
 
Several Other Relatives & Friends also survive
 
Funeral Service – Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 5:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Stanley Watson & Bro. Steve Willis officiating
 
Visitation after 12 Noon on Thursday
 
Honorary Casket Bearers – Derek Riter, Jonathan Henson, Paul Coffey, Chris Rexroat, Walter Grider, Darren Hadley, Jack Glenn, Bryan Ballou & Brad Hatcher
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
 

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RONALD A. SMITH, 79, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Ronald A Smith, 79, of Russell Springs, died Monday, September 18,
2017 at the Russell County Hospital. He was born February 23, 1938
in Russell County to the late Armos & Ona Jane Wilson Smith. Ronald
was a Veteran of US Army, a Real Estate Broker and a member of Mt. Z
Pleasant United Methodist Church. In addition to his parents he was also
preceded in death by a brother, Luther Edwin Smith.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Betty Price Smith, Russell Springs
2 children: Greg (Tamara) Smith, Campbellsville, Ky
                  Jennifer Mills, Columbia, Ky
5 grandchildren
11 great grandchildren
1 sister: Glenda Conrad, Shelbyville, IN
 
Funeral service for Ronald A. Smith will be 1pmCT Wednesday,
September 20, 2017 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with
Bro. Bodie Emerson and Bro. Wayne Keith officiating.
Special Music: Church Choir.
 
Visitation 5-8pm Tuesday and after 8am Wednesday.
Interment in the Russell Springs City Cemetery.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements. 
 

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PHILLIP THOMPSON, 62, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Philip Thompson, age 63, of Campbellsville, KY, son of the late Jimmie Alva Thompson and Bessie Emma Whitlock Thompson was born July 15, 1954 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 1:50 P.M., Saturday, September 16, 2017 in Campbellsville. 
 
He professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. He was a devoted employee of Overhead Door for some 46 years and was a lifelong farmer. In Philip’s spare time he enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was also a former Club House member of the American Legion Post 82.
 
He united in marriage to Pam Gabehart June 28, 1980.
Besides his wife, Pam Thompson, he is survived by two brothers and four sisters:
Gilbert Thompson of Glasgow, Jean Burkhead and husband, Jodie, Becky Spratt, Patricia Gray and husband, Donnie, Terry Thompson and wife, Betty and Hilda Bell and companion, Mike Maupin; a brother-in-law, Ernie Gabehart and wife, Hilda; a sister-in-law, Sue Simpson and husband, Jeff all of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
 
VISITATION: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Monday, September, 18, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, September, 19, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. Jim Collison III and Bro. Brent Gupton
 
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
 
FAMILY REQUEST EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY BE DONATIONS TO TAYLOR COUNTY GOOD SAMARITANS OR HOSPARUS AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
 

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STEVEN WAYNE WILLIAMS II, 38, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Steven Wayne Williams II, 38, of Russell Springs, died Sunday,
 
September 17, 2017 as a result of injuries sustained in a car
 
wreck. He was born July 24, 1979 in Somerset, Ky
 
Steven was a concrete finisher.
 
 
SURVIVORS:
 
mother: Rosalene Williams, Russell Springs
 
father: Steven Wayne Williams, Russell Springs
 
sister: Kathy Jo (Chris) Hites, Russell Springs
 
brother: Bradley Keith Williams, Russell Springs
 
paternal grandmother: Kathy Williams, Jamestown
 
maternal grandmother: Valeria Dalton, Russell Springs
 
niece: Ambria Hites
 
Host of aunts, uncles and cousins
 
Honorary Father: Joey Holt
 
 
Funeral service for Steven Wayne Williams II will be 10 AM
 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the Bernard Funeral Home
 
Chapel with Bro. Billy Dunbar officiating.
 
Visitation 5-8 PM. Wednesday and after 8 AM. Thursday.
 
Interment in the White's Chapel Cemetery.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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BOYD MEECE, 83, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Boyd Meece, age 83, Russell Springs, KY passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Liberty Care Center.
 
He was born Tuesday, May 8, 1934 in Russell County, KY, the son of the late Martha Catherine Meece-Roy and Sylvester Meece. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by one brother Jerry Brown.
 
SURVIVORS: 
      Wife: Doris Downs Meece, Russell Springs, KY    
      3 Daughters: Dana Brown, Livingston, KY; Lisa Sullivan, Cincinnati, OH; Sherry Brown, Russell Springs, KY    
      1 Son: Scott Brown, Tuscaloosa, AL    
      1 Sister: Rosie Holt, Cincinnati, OH    
5 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren also survive. 
 
Funeral services will be at 7:00pm Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY with Bro. Joe Gosser officiating. 
Visitation will be Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from 4:30pm-7:00pm at Wilson Funeral Home.
Interment will be in the Mill Springs National Cemetery, 9044 KY-80, Nancy, KY
 

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LOIS WILLIAMS, 90, JAMESTOWN

 
Lois Williams, 90, of Jamestown, KY passed away on September 15th at the Fair Oaks Health Center in Jamestown, Ky.
Lois was born in Jamestown, KY on July 15, 1927 a daughter of the late Mattie Miller and Quincey Kilpatrick.
She was a homemaker.
 
Lois is survived by a host of nieces and nephews and many friends.
Preceding her in death were her parents, husband Meredith Williams, 4 brothers Carson, Bill, Aubrey and Willard Kilpatrick, 3 sisters Susie and Lucille Kilpatrick and Della Smith.
 
Funeral Services for Lois Williams will be at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY on Monday September 18th 1:00 pm with Bro. Wendell Roberts officiating. Friends may visit after 10:00 am on Monday at the funeral home.
Burial in the Murray Cemetery in Jamestown, KY. 
 

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CLARA GENEVA HAYES, 96, MICHIGAN (FORMERLY OF ADAIR CO.)

 
Clara Geneva Hayes, 96 years of  Chelsea, Michigan formerly of the Glensfork Community of Adair County, Kentucky passed away Thursday, September 14, 2017 at the Chelesa Retirement Center in Chelea, Michigan.
 
She was born in Creelsboro, Kentucky March 24, 1921 the daughter of the late Fred and Jennie Ross Acree.
 
She was preceded in death by a son: Winston Hayes; brothers: Ross Acree, Joe Acree,  Dick Acree and A V Acree; sister: Minnie Dermody.
 
Survived by one daughter Sylvia Doughty and husband John of Saline, Michigan.
 
Three granddaughters: Jenni Stacy (Scott), Julie Keyes (Beau) Joanie Turner (Jim)  and 5 great grandchildren.
 
One sister Reno Hoskinson and husband Henry of Louisville, KY.
 
Also survived by several other relatives and friends.
 
Mrs. Hayes was of the Methodist faith and was retired from the University of Michigan.
 
Funeral service: Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
 
Visitation will begin after 11:00 AM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
 
Burial in the Columbia Cemetery.
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 
www.stottsphelpsmcquearyfh.com
 

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EARNESTEEN BRYSON, 81, GLENSFORK

 
Earnesteen Bryson, age 81, of the Glensfork community passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 12:25 AM at the Signature Health and Rehab at Summit Manor. 
 
She was born April 12, 1936, the daughter of the late Herbert and Bertha Grant Huddleston.  She was the widow of Roscoe Bryson.
 
She was also preceded in death by two brothers; Ben and William Huddleston; and three sisters: Christine Andrews, Kathleen Powell and Maxine Dykes.
 
She is survived by one sister: Nadine Scott of Columbia, KY
 
Sister-in-Law: Jewell Huddleston of Columbia, KY
 
Several nieces, nephews, and a host of other family and friends survive.
 
Earnesteen was of the Baptist faith and a server at Blue Boar Cafeteria in Louisville, KY for over 30 years.
 
Funeral service Monday, September 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
 
Clergy officiating Bro. Stanley Watson
 
Internment at Grant Cemetery in Glensfork
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
 
Visitation Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 3:30 PM – 7:00 PM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
 
www.stottsphelpsmcquearyfh.com
 

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GLENN "RED" NIXON, 79, COLUMBIA

 
Glynn “Red” Nixon, 79, of Columbia, died Friday, September 15, 2017 at 6:30 A.M. at the Norton Healthcare Pavilion in Louisville.
 
He was born July 5, 1938, in Adair County, to the late Frank & Polly Hood Nixon.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, James Nixon, and one sister, Dorothy Nixon. 
 
Red was an original member of the Adair County Rescue Squad and a former member of the Adair County Jaycees.  He was a retired educator and coach in the Adair County School System, having taught science and physical education and coached basketball, cross country, golf and track.  He was also a longtime carpenter and of the Christian faith.
 
Survivor Include:
 
His Wife of 54 years – Susanne Statome Nixon of Columbia
 
One Son – Steve (Jerri) Nixon of Columbia
 
One Daughter – Rebecca Nixon (Jerry Saettel) of Louisville
 
One Brother – Carson Lynn “Blackie” (Nina) Nixon of Indiana
 
Two Grandchildren – Ashton Nicole Nixon & Jordan Glynn Nixon both of Columbia
 
Two Step-Grandchildren – Trenton Brody Watson & Trinity Addison Carta both of Columbia
 
Brother-in-law – Dennis Carl Statome of Virginia
 
Several Nieces & Other Relatives & Friends also survive
 
Funeral Service – Monday, September 18, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Martin officiating
 
Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery
 
Visitation after 1:00 P.M. Sunday
 
Memorial are requested to Hosparus of Green River.  These may be left at the funeral home.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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LOLA MAE REXROAT, 91, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Lola Mae Rexroat, 91, of Russell Springs, died Friday
September 15, 2017 at the home of her son. She was
born May 2, 1926 in Russell County to the late Sylvester
and Patsy Gosser Meece.
 
Lola was a member of Cedar Springs United Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her
first husband, Chester Foster and her second husband,
Foster Rexroat; a daughter, Reva Rexroat; 3 brothers, Henry,
Roscoe, & Robert Meece; 2 sisters, Argola Shepard, Colleen Foley.
 
Survivors
son: Junior (Connie) Foster, Russell Springs
2 step sons: Doyle Rexroat, Lyle Rexroat, both of Russell Springs
7 grandchilden: Brad Rexroat, Bethney Foster, Boyd Rexroat, Mark
  Rexroat, Bretta Dillon, Bridget Clark, Benjamin Foster
 
Funeral service for Lola Mae Rexroat will be 10 AM. CDT. Monday,
September 18, 2017 at the Cedar Springs United Baptist Church
with Bro. Paul Roy officiating. Interment in the Cedar Springs Cemetery.
Visitation 5-8 PM. CDT. Sunday at the Bernard Funeral Home and
after 8 AM. Monday at the church.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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ROBERT "BOB" KINGSBURY, 87, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Robert "Bob" Kingsbury, 87, of Russell Springs, died Thursday, September 14, 2017, at the Russell County Hospital. 
 
He was born September 15, 1929, in Gouverneur, New York to the late Charles and Fern Wood Kingsbury. Bob was an electrician at Reynolds Metals and a member of both the US Air Force and the US Army.
 
Survivors include
his wife: Mazie Kingsbury, Russell Springs
two daughters: Katheleen Pierce, Russell Springs
                         Carolanne Nelson, Florence, Ky
one grandson:  Michael Pierce
one sister:  Marion Hunter, Cranberry Lake, NY
one brother:  Richard Kingsbury, Cranberry Lake, NY
 
Visitation for Robert "Bob" Kingsbury will be Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 12-4 pm with cremation to follow.
 
The family requests expressions of sympathy be made to the Gary Sinise Foundation for veterans. These can be made at the funeral home. Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs is in charge of arrangements.
 

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LINDA PATTERSON, 50, OF LIBERTY

 

Linda Patterson, of Liberty, passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at her home in Casey County. She was 50.
Born on October 16, 1966, in Liberty, she was a daughter of Robert and Ivadean Singleton Patterson. Linda worked on a farm all her life. She could make friends with anyone due to her kind personality.


In addition to her parents, she is survived by two daughters, Roseane Lee and LeKeisha Carter of Eubank; three sisters, Diana Raymond Poff of Liberty, Lisa (Keith) Taylor of Stanford and Connie Patterson of Liberty. She is also survived by three grandchildren; and two brothers, Ray Patterson and Robert "Jr." (Jess) Patterson, both of Liberty.
She is preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Patterson.


Cremation rites were honored by McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

 

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LILA NELLIE RODGERS, 81, OF LIBERTY

 

Lila Nellie Rodgers of Liberty, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at her home.  She was 81 years of age. Born in the Clementsville community of Casey County on January 25, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Joe Alfred and Allie Marie Phillips Clements.  Lila retired from Union Underwear after 32 years.  She loved her family and her animals. Lila also loved to cook. She was a member of Hollins Pentecostal Church. 

 

Survivors include three sons, Jimmy (Vanessa) Shreve of Campbellsville, Gary Rodgers of Dunnville, Mitchell (Amanda) Eads of Liberty; four daughters, Brenda Williamson of Liberty, Ledia (Dallas) Patten of Liberty, Kay Lee of Dunnville, Shannon Mabel Castillo of Columbia; twenty-three grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, seventeen great-great-grandchildren and a very special dog, Rocky.

 

In addition to her parents, Lila was preceded in death by her husband, James Carrell Rodgers, who passed away January 31, 2012; two sons, Marcus Shreve and Michael Shreve; two daughters, Kathy Hearon and Cleta Marie Rodgers; one grandson, Zackary Rodgers; and seven sisters, Helen Kelbch, Wanda Clements, Leila Leigh, Hazel Hatter, Hilda Scherrer, Lynn Franklin and Beatrice Clements. 

 

Funeral services are 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Brother Jeff Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in Whited Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 6:00-9:00 P.M. on Friday evening at the funeral home.

 

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DON MCWHORTER, 71

 

Don Wilson McWhorter, age 71, died September 14, 2017. He was born June 16th,1946 to Ernest and Lovine McWhorter of Middleburg, KY. Don enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 1967 and completed two tours in Vietnam. He obtained the rank of Sergeant before exiting the military in 1971. He married Lou Ellen Wilkie of Kinston, NC in 1969. In 1971, Don entered the pastorate, serving in various churches in Kentucky and North Carolina. In 1981 he assumed the role of Pastor at Broadway Baptist Church in Richmond, KY. He pastored Broadway until his retirement in 2012. After his retirement, he served as an Elder at God’s Will Baptist Church in Lancaster, KY. Among all his loves and passions, one stood supreme: Preaching the Word of God and Proclaiming the Glory of God in Jesus Christ, the Savior of sinners!  

 

This eternal legacy he has left to his surviving children: Ellen McWhorter Stone (Jerry) of Richmond, KY; Keith (Michele) of Depauw, IN; Bryan of Richmond, KY;  Kenan (Cassandra) of Lancaster, KY, as well as his 8 grandchildren.  All Glory be to God!  “The Lord gave, and the Lord hath taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord” (Job 1:21). Services will be held at Bartle Funeral Home in Liberty, KY on Saturday, September 16th.  Visitation at 4 p.m.  Funeral service begins at 5 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, please give a gift to a missionary you know or to your local church.     

 

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LUTHA COOPER, 90, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Lutha Cooper, 90, of Russell Springs, died Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at her home. She was born March 25, 1927 in Russell County to the late Porter & Anna Williams Gaskin. Lutha was a homemaker and a member of Salem United Baptist Church.
 
In addition to her parents, Lutha was preceded in death by her husband, Avon Cooper and 2 brothers, James Anderson Gaskin, Donald William Gaskin.
 
SURVIVORS
3 children:
Patricia (John) Hutchason, Louisville

Michael (Hettie) Cooper, Garland, Texas
Johnny B. (Lila) Cooper, Russell Springs
5 grandchildren: Bradley & Melissa Cooper, Brian Hutchason, Mailee Cooper & Chase Cooper
3 great-grandchildren: Jamison & Kennedy Cooper, Brooklyn Hutchason
2 great-great grandchildren: Raylon Cooper & Jayce Cooper
2 sisters:
Daisy Dean Ballenger, Leitchfield

Norma Jean Grider, Indianapolis
 
Funeral service for Lutha Cooper will be 1 PM. Friday, Sept.15, 2017 at the Bernard ro. Larold Gosser officiating.
Visitation 10:30 AM. Friday. Interment in the Salem Cemetery.
 
Pallbearers: Brad Cooper, Brian Hutchason, Jamison Cooper, Faye Cook, Samuel Gosser, Craig Jasper, Ronnie Bernard
 
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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DORIS JEAN MILLER, 76, COLUMBIA

 
Doris Jean Miller, 76, of Columbia, KY died Monday, September 11, 2017 at 9:40 P.M. at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville.
 
She was born November 2, 1940, in Adair County, to the late John and Christine Burbridge Miller.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by John D. Bailey, two sons; Jimmy and Donnie Miller, a grandson; Marcus Caldwell, one brother and two sisters; Roy Miller, Martha Nell Miller and Lottie Alexander.
 
Doris was a member of First Baptist Church and had worked in the kitchen at the “old” Circle R, the hospital and nursing home.
 
Survivors include:
 
2 sons – Timmy Miller and Trey Grider both of Columbia
 
4 daughters and sons-in-law – Davie and Antone Johnston of Louisville, Mary Ann and Greg Caldwell, Kelly and Robert Turner, Verchelle and Russ Wheat all of Columbia
 
3 brothers – Joe, Barksdale and James Miller all of Columbia
 
3 sisters – Georgia Hughes of Louisville, Shirlene Ingram of Columbia, Norlene Smith of Richmond
 
25 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and friends
 
Funeral service – Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Rev. Daniel Murphy delivering the eulogy
 
Burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery
 
Visitation on Friday from 5:00–8:00 P.M.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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BERNICE BURTON COWAN, 88, COLUMBIA

 
Bernice Burton Cowan, age 88, of Columbia, Ky. passed away Tuesday at 10:20 A.M. at her home.
 
She was born on Sept. 16, 1928 in Adair County, the daughter of the late Tim & Mary Jane Burton of Adair County.
Preceded in death by one brother & four sisters, Charles Burton, Lucille Burton, Loeta Redmon, Madeline Grider & infant Betty Jean Burton.  
 
SURVIVORS:
Her husband of 72 years Calvin Cowan of Columbia, KY
 
One son:  
Ronnie Cowan & fiance' Rhonda Akin of Columbia, KY

 
Four daughters:
Dean (Donnie) Jessie of Columbia, KY
Kay Carter of Columbia, KY
Beverly Miller of Columbia, KY
Teresa (Terry) Rowe Columbia, KY
 
One brother:
Randall (Judy) Burton of Columbia, KY
 
Two Sisters: 
Phyllis (Donnie) Shirley of Columbia, KY
Joyce Alberta Rodgers of Taylorsville, IN
 
Special friend Rhonda Akin
 
Sister-in-law Peggy Burton of Columbia, KY.
 
11 Grandchildren: Randy (Kathy) Carter, Tammy (Shane) Morrison, Danny (Krishana) Jessie, Johnny (Rita) Carter, Scotty (Kim) Carter, Wayne Carter, Sandra McCloud, Tasha (Jon) Harden, Brian (Janella) Miller, LeAnna (Josh) Franklin & Keri Rowe & her fiance' Chase Richard.
 
1 Step-grandson,  17 Great Grandchildren, 4 Step-grandchildren & 2 Great Great Grandchildren
 
Several nieces, nephews & a host of other relatives & friends survive.
 
Bernice was a member of Beawallow United Methodist Church, had worked at Union Underwear in Campbellsville, Adair Memorial Hospital, Westlake Regional Hospital, Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown & Adair County Regional Jail for over 20 years
 
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Funeral service Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
 
Clergy officiating Rev. Clifton Cowan & Rev. Lewis Burton
 
Interment in Bearwallow Cemetery
 
Memorials are suggested to Bearwallow Cemetery and may be left at the Funeral Home.
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements
 
Visitation after 3:30 PM Thursday
 
Pallbearers:  Randy Carter, Johnny Carter, Scotty Carter, Wayne Carter, Danny Jessie & Brian Miller  
 
 

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ETHAN MARION GASKINS, 66, EDMONTON (NATIVE OF ADAIR CO.)

 

Ethan Marion Gaskins, age 66 of Edmonton, KY (a native of Adair Co.) passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017 at T. J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow. He was the son of the late Walter Ray and Elsie Guffey Gaskins of Columbia who survives. He was a faithful member of Prices Creek Baptist Church. 

 

SURVIVORS:
Ethan is survived by his wife Patricia Wilson Gaskins
3 children: Daniel (Jessica) Gaskins of Edmonton, Malena (Billy) Alexander of Hillview, KY and Anna Michelle Shirley of Hartsville, IN. 
5 brothers: Lemuel, Jessee and Amos Gaskins of Columbia, David Gaskins of Edmonton and Samuel Gaskins of Knifley. 
1 sister: Ruth Pike of Columbia. 
5 grandchildren: Cheyanne Alexander. Lauren Gaskins, Austin Alexander,Logan Gaskins and Landon Gaskins. 
He was preceded in death by his father Walter Gaskins, 2 brothers Solomon and Emanuel Gaskins and 1 sister Katherine Gaskins. 
 
Funeral service will be 1pmCT Thursday, September 14, 2017 at Prices Creek Baptist Church with burial in the Wilson Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 4-8pmCT.

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JOSEPH EARL HENDRICKSON, 81, INDIANA (ADAIR CO. NATIVE)

 
Joseph Earl Hendrickson, age 81 of Indianapolis, Indiana (a native of Adair County) died Wednesday, September 6, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Samuel Isaiah, Carl David, Paul Nelson, and William Robert, and sister Annie Mae.
 
He leaves to cherish his memories: his devoted and loving wife of 59 years, Veachel Mae Hendrickson, daughters, Brenda Edwards, Linda Hendrickson, and Jennifer (Delven) Barfield; 3 Grandchildren, Ashley (Markus) Graves, Michael Edwards, and Kayla Barfield; 1 great- grandchild, Alayna Graves; brothers, Thomas A., John R., Walter O. ( Sandra), and James A. G. (Emma J) Hendrickson; sisters, Mattie F. Hardin, Sarah E. Jackson , Ada L. Duncan (Joseph), Naomi E. Embry (Roy); God-daughters J. Deneise (Albert) Oliver-Dumas, Sharon (Harold) Jiles, and Victoria (George) Thomas; host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
 
Funeral Service Saturday September 16th, 2017 at Oasis of Hope Baptist Church, 1701 E 25th St, Indianapolis, IN at 12:00pmET. Visitation at Flanner and Buchanan-Washington Park North in Indianapolis, IN (2706 Kessler Blvd. West Dr.) on Friday, Sept. 15th, 6:00pm - 8:00pmET and at Oasis of Hope Baptist Church from 10:00am - 12:00pm Saturday. 
 
Obituary a courtesy of Grissom Martin Funeral Home in Columbia.
 

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BONNIE JUNE CLAYWELL, 79, COLUMBIA

 

Bonnie Jane Claywell, 79, of Columbia, died Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 1:45 A.M. at TJ Health Columbia.
 
Bonnie was born August 26, 1938 in Wayne County, to the late Mert & Florence Dishman Hancock.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Claywell on February 11, 2006; five brothers, Carl, Fred, Earl, Guy & Osby Hancock; and five sisters, Doris Watson, Hazel Fulton, Bessie Hancock, Glenna Hancock & Eva Jones.  She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, was retired from Fruit of the Loom and worked in the housekeeping department at Westlake Regional Hospital for 14 years. 
 
Survivors Include:
 
Two Sons – Doyle Burton, Eric Todd Burton & his special friend, Sherry Wilson all of Columbia
 
Three Daughters & Sons-in-law – Lois & Leslie Sapp, Kathy & Rick Shelton, Cheryl & Jeff Wall all of Columbia
 
Two Sisters – Gladys Roy & Chris Neat both of Columbia
 
Ten Grandchildren – Tia White, Carly Flanagan, Devin Burton, Gracie Burton, Katie Shelton, Elliot Smith, Jeremy Wall, Justin Burton, Casey Wall & Brandon Shelton
 
Ten Great-Grandchildren
 
Several Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives & Friends also survive
 
Funeral Service – Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Gerald Hancock officiating
 
Burial in Haven Hill Cemetery
 
Visitation after 4:00 P.M. Wednesday
 
Memorials are requested to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Adair County Senior Citizens Center or donations of Gideon Bibles.  These may be left at the funeral home.
 
Casket Bearers – Elliot Smith, Jeremy Wall, Casey Wall, Brandon White, Justin Burton, Aaron Flanagan
 
Honorary Casket Bearers – Tia White, Carly Flanagan, Devin Burton & Gracie Burton
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

 

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NORMAN JUNIOR McQUEEN, 95, KINGS MOUNTAIN

 
Norman Junior McQueen, age 95, of Wickliff, KY formerly of Kings Mountain, KY passed away on Sunday September 10th, 2017 at his daughter’s residence. He was born in Kings Mountain, KY on April 5th, 1922 a son of the late Samuel D. and Rebecca Brooks McQueen. Junior was the widow of Ella B. McQueen who passed away on April 12th, 2016. Junior was a U.S. Navy Veteran of WWII, a Farmer and a member of Indian Creek Baptist Church.
 
Survivors include: One Daughter: Carolyn and (Freddie) Simmons of Wickliff, KY, Six Grandchildren: Robbie and Michael McQueen, Gina Newton, Pam Frensley, Herbie and Adrian Simmons, Nine Great Grandchildren: John, Laura, Luke and Levi McQueen, Matthew Newton, Josh, Shelby and Walker Simmons and Zachary Frensley and Two Great Great Grandchildren: Bailey Simmons and Kale Newton.
Besides his parents and spouse he was preceded in death by One Son: Robert McQueen, Nine Brothers: Layman, Carl, Gilmer, Ancil, Cecil, Sebert, Russell, Earl and Paul McQueen and Two Sisters: Rowena Morgan and Sylvia Merklebach.
 
Visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral Services will be held 1:00 P.M. Eastern Time Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Linville Hatter officiating. Burial will be in the K.P. Hall Cemetery. Military Rites will be performed by the Casey County Honor Guard.
 

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LOLA PEARL MATNEY, 72, GREENSBURG

 
Lola Pearl Matney, age 72 of Greensburg, KY passed away Monday at her home.
 
Survived by a son:  Tony Matney, Jr. of Greensburg.
A granddaughter:  Raelyn Matney of Greensburg.
A brother:  Bobby Edwards of Greensburg.
Other special family and  friends.
 
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Cremation was chosen.  There will be no formal visitation or service.  
Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg in charge of the arrangements.
 

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FLOYD G. HASH, 94, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Floyd G. Hash, age 94 of Campbellsville, son of the late James Arthur Hash and Emma Jane Nelson Hash, was born February 12, 1923 in Larue County, KY. He died at 3:56PM Sunday, September 10, 2017 in Campbellsville.  Age: 94
 
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church.
 
He was a veteran of World War II having served his country honorably in the United States Army as a tank crewman and received The American Theater Ribbon, Purple Heart Medal, World War II Victory Medal, European African Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with one Bronze Star and Good Conduct Medal.
 
He was a retired educator in the Taylor County School System.
 
He united in marriage to Frances Hedgespeth December 25, 1945 and she preceded him in death December 4, 2009.
 
He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Loretta Hash of Campbellsville; two grandsons: Garin Hash and wife, Tammy and Griffin Hash and wife, Adrienne and four great-grandchildren: Austin Bradley Hash, Arren Michael Hash, Gracyne Rose Hash and William Seth Hash all of Campbellsville; three brothers-in law: Forster Hedgespeth and wife, Lula Mae, Lilburn Hedgespeth and wife, Eleanor and Ralph Hedgespeth and wife, Galoris of Campbellsville and several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
 
He was also preceded in death by nine brothers and one sister: William Franklin “Jim” Hash, Walter Earl Hash, Herbert Elmer Hash, Thomas Edison Hash, Carl Jackson Hash, Clarence Redmon Hash, Hershel A. Hash, Garnett Lee Hash, Claudie Hash and Ruth Erma Hash Thompson.
 
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VISITATION:  5:00-8:00PM Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00AM Thursday, September 14, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. James E. Jones and Rev. Larry Rowell with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard
 
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO HOSPARUS OR GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME.
 

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GENA EVELYN PARKER, 53, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Gena Evelyn Parker, 53, of Russell Springs, died Sunday,
September 10, 2017 at her home. She was born February 25,
1964 in Russell County to the late Avis & Ruth Cain Bennett.
Gena was a factory worker.
 
Survivors
3 children: Tara Parker, Russell Springs
                  Tana Parker, Richmond, Ky
                  Kynna Stephens, Russell Springs
2 grandchildren: Raya McIntosh, Ayden Underwood
2 sisters: Rhonda (Kenny) Popplewell, Russell Springs
               Norma (Larry) Lamica, Malone, New York
4 brothers: Sheldon (Mary) Bennett,
                  Johnny (Tanna) Bennett,
                 Adam (Chanessa) Bennett,
                 Billy (Andrea) Bennett,all of Russell Springs
 
Funeral service for Gena Evelyn Parker will be 1pm Wednesday,
Sept. 13, 2017 at Bernard 
Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Billy
Bennett officiating. 
Special Music: Emily & Taylor Cravens.
Visitaton after 11am Wednesday.
Interment in the Square Oak Cemetery.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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OLEN "TOBY" TUCKER, 70, JAMESTOWN

 
Olen "Toby" Tucker, Sr., 70, a resident of Fair Oaks Nursing
 
Home died Sunday, September 10, 2017. He was born
 
July 18, 1947 in Russell County to the late Gilbert & Oneda
 
Gertrude Burton Tucker. Olen was a HVAC Technician.
 
 
Survivors
 
4 children: Phillip (Teresa) Tucker, Indiana
 
                      Olen Tucker, Jr., Jamestown
 
                      Tammy (Mark) Wilkerson, Jamestown
 
                      Tobie (Clint) Voils, Russell Springs
 
11 grandchildren & 10 great grandchildren
 
1 sister: Fern (Rancel) Walters, Russell Springs
 
 1 brother: Wendell Tucker
 
 
Funeral service for Olen "Toby" Tucker, Sr. will be 10 AM.
 
Thursday, September 14th, at Bernard Funeral Home
 
with Bro. Billy Dunbar officiating. Special Music by Tara Tucker.
 
Visitation 5-8pm Wednesday and after 8am Thursday.
 
Interment in the Jamestown City Cemetery.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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CINDY MONDAY, 72, LIBERTY

 
Cindy Monday, age 72 of Liberty, passed away on Thursday, September 7, 2017, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. Born on March 13, 1946, in Richmond, Indiana, she was a daughter of the late Wan and Evelyn Friedline Foust. Cindy was of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints faith. She was an animal lover and enjoyed nature and the outdoors. She cherished spending time with her family and grandkids. Cindy and her husband, Randall, were self-employed truck drivers. 
 
She is survived by her husband, Randall Monday, whom she wed on July 14, 2004; three step-daughters, Lona (and Brett) Woodrum of Liberty, Heather Slavey of Nancy and Laurie (and Charlie) Bryant of Liberty; and a step-son, Shawn Monday. She is also survived by a brother, Michael (and Kathy) Foust of Kissimmee, Florida; and six step-grandchildren, Presley, Katie, Sydney, Madison, Brody and Charley Shay. 
 
In addition to her parents, Cindy is preceded in death by a brother, Shawn Foust. 
 
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 11, 2017, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Larry D. Crenshaw officiating. Burial will follow in Whited Cemetery. 
 
The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. on Sunday, September 10, 2017, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. 
 
Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.mckinneybrown.com.
 

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LINDY ROY, 52, DUNNVILLE

 
Lindy Roy, age 52 of Dunnville, passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017, at her residence. Born November 17, 1964, in Casey Co., KY, she was a daughter of the late Dennie E. Luttrell and Helen Stargle Luttrell. Lindy was a homemaker and a member of the South Fork Separate Baptist Church. She loved spending time with her 3 grandchildren. 
 
Survivors include her husband, whom she wed on January 19, 1985, Trent Roy of Dunnville; sons, John (and McKensy) Roy of Russell Springs and Chris (and Sarah) Roy of Dunnville; brothers, Gerald (and Alice) Luttrell of Russell Springs and Frankie (and Tammy) Luttrell of Dunnville; sisters, Cookie (and Mike) Brown of Russell Springs, Lilly (and Allan) Patterson of Windsor, Birbby (and Kenny) Murphy of Liberty, Sally (and Joel) Pike of Somerset, and Lucretia (and Matt) Jewell of Smith’s Grove, KY; and three grandchildren, Bentley, Landon, and Baylee Jo. 
 
Funeral services will be at 1:00PM Sunday, September 10, 2017, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Troy Coffey and Bro. Mark Yaden officiating. Burial will follow in the Thomas Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-9PM on Saturday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. 
 
Memorial contributions are suggested to the South Fork Separate Baptist Church, c/o 223 Dorothy Ave., Danville, KY 40422. 
 
Arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with online guestbook available at www.mckinneybrown.com.
 

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MARGO CREW MOORE, 52, LIBERTY

 
Margo Crew Moore, age 52 of Liberty, passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. Born on November 17, 1964, in Liberty, she was a daughter of the late John Rufus and Violet Odetta Carter Crew. Margo was a housewife. She loved her animals and spending time with her granddaughter. She referred to her loving granddaughter, Haley, as “Mamaw’s heart.”
 
She is survived by her husband, Tim Elliot of Liberty; a son, Jimmy (and Robin) Crew of Middleburg; and a granddaughter, Haley Marie Crew. Other survivors include three brothers, Billy Crew of Liberty, Timmy Crew of Liberty and Jeff Crew of Stanford. 
 
A graveside service will be held at 2:00pmET Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Hilltop Full Gospel Cemetery with Bro. Johnny Maupin officiating. 
 
In lieu of flowers, contributions of sympathy may be made to the funeral home to assist the family with funeral expenses. 
 
Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.mckinneybrown.com.
 

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EURAL G. "JEFF" JEFFRIES, 89, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Eural G. “Jeff” Jeffries of Campbellsville, age 89, son of the late Roy Hobert Jeffries and Flora Mae Davis Jeffries was born October 14, 1927 in Green County, Kentucky. He died at 4:30 P.M., Friday, September 8, 2017 in Jeffersonville, Indiana. He professed faith in Christ and attended Lowell Avenue Baptist Church.
 
He was a veteran of WWII having served his country honorably in the United States Army during the occupation of Japan. Before his retirement he was a truck driver and mechanic. Jeff could fix anything and got great pleasure from helping family and friends with repairs. His greatest desire was to see all of his family profess faith in Christ so they could have a big reunion in heaven. 
 
He united in marriage to Norma Jean Gabehart March 7, 1970. 
Besides his wife, Norma Jean Jeffries of Campbellsville, he is survived by 2 daughters and 1 son: Michelle Jeffries of Campbellsville, Karen Vincent of Louisville and Tommy Jeffries of Plano, Texas; 2 step-children, Karen Mackin and husband Danny and David Scheler of Louisville; 8 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends. 
 
He was preceded in death by 2 sisters and 1 brother: Mary “Matt” Bishop, Vera Opal Davenport and James L. Jeffries.
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VISITATION: 5:00P.M.-8:00P.M., Monday, September 11, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Dave Walters
 
BURIAL:  Jones Chapel Cemetery
 

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ROGER DALE WITHERS, 69, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Roger Dale Withers, age 69 of Campbellsville, died Thursday, September 7, 2017, at his home after a lengthy illness.
 
Roger is survived by his wife, Linda Chelf Withers and two sons, Jeff Padilla and wife, Rhonda of Russell Springs and Steve Cave and wife Maren, of Atlanta, GA. Also surviving are three grandchildren and siblings, Shirley Withers, Larry Withers and wife, Linda, David Withers and wife, Rosemary, Judy Chenoweth and husband, Jason and Clara Withers all of Russell Springs.
 
Funeral Service for Roger Dale Withers will be Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with burial to will follow at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.
 
Visitation will be from 5:00 -8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.
 

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DANIEL COLIN TUCKER CURRY, 54, BOWLING GREEN (Formerly of GREEN CO.)

 
Daniel Colin Tucker Curry, age 54 of Bowling Green formerly of Green County, passed away Wednesday at the Bowling Green Medical Center.
 
Survivors include:  2 sisters: Norma Houk and companion Morris Beard of Greensburg; Rhonda Davis and husband Randall Davis of Campbellsville.
A special niece:  Marcia Penick and her husband Brian Penick of Greensburg.
3 nephews:  Jeff Houk of Greensburg;  Jesse Abell of Columbia  and John Abell of Campbellsville.
3 great nieces
7 great nephews
 
A graveside service will be held at 3pmCT Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017 at the Pierce Community Cemetery in Green County. Memorials are suggested to take the form of donations to the Kentucky Legal Aid Foundation, the Fountain Square Players Community Theater, the Riverview at Hobson Grove or United Way which can be made at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.
 

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GARY C. RUSSELL, 84, LIBERTY

 
Gary C. Russell, age 84, of Liberty passed away on Monday, September 4th 2017.
 
He was born November 23, 1932, in Casey County, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Russell. Gary was a Univerity of Kentucky graduate, earning two degrees, Agriculture and Engineering. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict, and was based in Augsburg, Germany. His professional career included building materials sales, partner in a kitchen manufacturing company, and electrification projects with Kentucky Utililities.
 
He married the love of his life of 63 years, Mary Patria Lee on March 19, 1954. They traveled the world, made lifelong friendships, and enjoyed the life they made together. They had 2 children, a son, Gary Mark (Lisa) Russell of Chattanooga, TN; a daughter, Leeann Foster Russell, of Memphis, TN; and 1 grandson, John Mark (Danielle) Russell of Richmond, KY. He cherished his family, loved his friends, and never met a stranger.
 
He was a member of the Liberty United Methodist Church were he served on many committees, sang in the choir, and was passionate about helping his congregation and community. He was a Mason and a Shriner, and was active and served as an officer with the National Association of Homebuilders and the Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association.
 
Gary was an antique car enthusiast, avid UK fan, practical joker, and could always be spotted wearing a smile. He lived a full life and will be truly missed by all the lives he touched.
 
Celebration of Life Service will be held at 3:00PM on Thursday, September 7, 2017, at McKinney Brown Funeral Home with Kim and Rodney Koger officiating. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 1PM until 3PM at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Burial will be held privately.
 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Liberty United Methodist Church, 108 Hustonville Street, Liberty, KY 42539.
 

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ELIZABETH LOUISE (BETTY LOU) MARPLE, 87, LIBERTY

 
Elizabeth Louise (Betty Lou) Marple, age 87, of Liberty, KY passed away on Tuesday September 5th, 2017 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. She was born in Atterson, KY on August 31st, 1930 a daughter of the late Van Roy Marple and Mary M. Goode Marple. Betty Lou was the widower of Aaron Kenneth Marple and was a former employee of Kings Department Store and a Member of Gum Lick Christian Church.
 
Survivors include: Two Sons: Phillip and Mike and (Elaine) Marple both of Liberty, Two Daughters: Phyllis Miller of Liberty and Mary Jo Thomas of Dunnville, Six Grandchildren: Timothy Marple, Sharon Richardson, Ronda Wilson, Melanie King, Jessica Thomas and Chad Marple, Ten Great Grandchildren, One Brother: Rodney Lee Marple of Springville, IN and Three Sisters: Billye Meadows, Nancy Parsons and Jo Ann Millikan all of Noblesville, IN.
 
Besides her parents and spouse Betty Lou was preceded in death by One Grandson: Anthony Miller, one great grandchild: Grayson Kenneth Marple, One Brother: James H. Marple and Four Sisters: Flora Jane Lancaster, Mary Frances Marple, Carlyn Sue Marple and Joyce Marie Marple.
 
Visitation will be held 6:00 P.M. till 9:00 P.M. Friday September 8th, 2017 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel and after 8:00 A.M. on Saturday September 9th, 2017 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 11:30 A.M. Saturday September 9th, 2017 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Steve Martin officiating. Burial will be in the Gum Lick Cemetery.
 

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LARRY WARRINER, 60, JAMESTOWN

 
Larry Warriner, age 60 of Jamestown, Ky. died Tuesday. He was preceded in death by his father Rufus Warriner and mother Dorothy (Gaskins) Warriner. He was a roofer.
 
Survivors include his wife Teresa (Wright) Warriner of Jamestown, Ky.
3 Daughters: Christina Warriner, Rosa Monday and Desirae Trosper all of Jamestown, Ky.
2 Brothers: Ralph Warriner and Gary Warriner both of Jamestown, Ky.
2 Sisters: Janet Grider of Somerset, Ky. and Lavonna Sullivan of Russell Springs, Ky.
 
Funeral service will be Saturday, Setp. 9, 2017 at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamesown with burial in the Warriner Family Cemetery. Visitation Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 beginning at 5:00 p.m. at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, who is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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L.T. SNEED, 78, SCOTTSVILLE

 
L.T. Sneed, age 78 of Scottsville, KY passed away Saturday, Sept. 2nd, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Sneed was a native of Adair County, the son of the late William Howard Taft Sneed and Lou Anna Sneed.
 
He is survived by his wife Evelyna Sneed of Scottsville
Local Survivors include a brother - Jerry Dale Sneed and a sister Rachel Willis both of Columbia, Ky.
 
Funeral Service Thursday, September 7th, 2017, at 11:00am at Harwood & Strode Funeral Home in Scottsville, Ky.
Burial in Allen County Memorial Gardens. Visitation is Wednesday, Sept. 6th, 1pm until 9pm at Harwood & Strode.
 

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JOE DEWEY HADLEY, 94, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Joe Dewey Hadley, 94, of Russell Springs, died Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at his home. He was born May 12, 1923 in Russell County to the late Leo & Nettie Helm Hadley. Joe was a farmer, a member of French Valley United Methodist Church and the Jamestown Masonic Lodge.
 
In addition to his parents, Joe was preceded in death by his wife, Marene Hadley, a brother, Kenneth W. Hadley and a sister, Marie Roy. 
 
Survivors
1 sister: Vera Traylor, Jacksonville, Florida
2 brothers: Guy Hadley, Jeffersonville, IN
                   Herlon Hadley, Indianapolis, IN
 
Funeral service for Joe Dewey Hadley will be 10 AM. Saturday, September 9, 2017 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with
Bro. David Blair officiating. Visitation 5-8 PM Friday and after 8 AM Saturday. Interment in the Russell Springs City Cemetery.
Masonic Rites will be held 7 PM Friday.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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MARGARET SPARKS, 88, COLUMBIA

 
Margaret Sparks, 88, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Monday, September 4, 2017 at 11:53 P.M. at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.
 
She was born August 29, 1929, in Adair County, to the late Holland and Della Smith Estes.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, J.E. “Ell” Sparks in 1985, a step-son; Willard Sparks and an Honorary Grandson, Tony Grider.
 
She was a member of Breeding United Methodist Church, serving as Treasurer for many years, served as Overseer of the Fudge Cemetery, a member of the Chamber of Commerce, member of the former Westlake Regional Hospital Auxiliary and retired from Houchen’s
 
Survivors include:
 
Two step-children – Joe Sparks of Breeding, Gayle (Jim) Crain of Greenville, Indiana
 
Two step-grandchildren – Cabe (Denise) Crain and Julie Meadows
 
Four step-great-grandchildren – Colton and Reagan Crain, Celia and Corey Meadows
 
Step-daughter-in-law – Betty Sparks of Elizabethtown
 
Special Family members – Orvis and Shirley Grider and their daughter, Tammy Grider, of Columbia
 
Special friend – Kenneth Scott of Columbia and his daughter, Cheryl A. Holland and family of Bowling Green
 
Several other relatives and friends
 
Funeral service – Friday, September 8, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Lemmon officiating
 
Burial in Fudge Cemetery in Breeding
 
Visitation after 5:00 P.M. Thursday
 
In lieu of flowers, donations to Breeding United Methodist Church or Fudge Cemetery would be appreciated, which may be made at the funeral home
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
 

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KATHRYN FARRIS, 89, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Kathryn Farris, age 89, of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Milton Wright and Mary Lizzie Skaggs Wright, was born July 8, 1928, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at 1:32 P.M., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 in Campbellsville. She professed faith in Christ and had attended Campbellsville Baptist Church. Kathryn was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville. 
 
She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Wayne and Shirley Underwood of Campbellsville; three grandchildren: Shannon Underwood of Ashland, Brett Underwood of Lebanon and Mandy Atkins of Columbia, Tennessee; two step-grandchildren: Grant Patterson and Tanya Corbin of Campbellsville; two great-grandchildren: Hunter Underwood and Kasey Underwood of Campbellsville; one step-great-grandchild, Destiny Corbin of Campbellsville; one brother and one sister: Irvin Wright and Brenda Montgomery of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends. 
 
She was also preceded in death by one son, Charles Underwood, April 8, 2006 and two brothers: Eugene Wright and Harold Wright.
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VISITATION: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Friday, September 8, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. James E. Jones
 
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
 

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TOMMY DURHAM, 51, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Tommy O. Durham, age 51 of Campbellsville, son of Mike Durham and Sandy Watson Durham, was born September 7, 1965 in Taylor County. He died Friday, September 1, 2017 in Louisville. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church. 
 
He is survived by 2 sons: Phil Durham of Campbellsville and Austin Durham of Bowling Green; 3 grandchildren: Kayden Durham, Cooper Durham and Kensley Durham of Campbellsville; his parents: Mike and Sandy Durham of Campbellsville; 2 sisters: Bobbie Kaye Holmes and Misty Cartwright of Campbellsville; and many other relatives and friends.
 
VISITATION: After 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. James E. Jones
 
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME.
 

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ZACH SUMMERS, 23, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Zach Summers, age 23 of Campbellsville, formerly of Casey County, son of Jayme Summers, died Friday night, September 1, 2017. 
 
Zach was a former Fire Fighter and EMT with Casey, Green and Taylor Counties. He also operated his own lawn mowing service for several years. 
 
Besides his wife, Alyssa Summers, he is survived by one daughter, Hadley Summers of Campbellsville; father and step-mother, Jayme and Gloria Summers of Mannsville; two sisters and four brothers: Miranda Summers of Clementsville, Faith Vaught, Ben Vaught of Moreland, Zach Grider of Liberty, Ronnie Summers of Clementsville and P.J. Summers of Mannsville; grandparents, Ronnie and Eileen Summers of Clementsville; two nieces: Remi Summers of Clementsville and Autumn Grider of Liberty; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Billy and Nicki Avery of Canmer; lifelong friend, Mikey Luttrell of Liberty and all his family at Green County EMS.
 
He was preceded in death by a great-grandmother, Mary Rogers.
 
VISITATION: After 5:00 P.M., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.
 
CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICE: 7:00 P.M., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. Greg Whitlow.
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY ARE REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO CAMPBELLSVILLE TOYS FOR TOTS OR HOSPARUS AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME.
 

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JOANNA BAGBY MCCUBBINS, 64, GREENSBURG

 
JoAnna Bagby McCubbins, age 64, of Greensburg, passed away Thursday at the Green Hill Nursing & Rehab Center in Greensburg.
 
She is survived by a son & daughter-in-law: Troy & Julie McCubbins of Greensburg.
 
Two grandchildren: Cody McCubbins and Kiley McCubbins both of Greensburg
 
Two brothers & two sisters-in-law: Jackie and Glenda Bagby of Greensburg, Jimmy Bagby of Louisville, and Gloria Davis of Indiana.
 
The funeral service for JoAnna Bagby McCubbins will be conducted at 1:00 P.M., Sunday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Green County Memory Gardens.  
 
Visitation is requested from 4 P.M. until 8 P.M., Saturday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7 A.M., Sunday until time of the funeral service.
 
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Hosparus of Green River or Gideon Bible Fund which can be made at the funeral home.
 

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JUDELL BEAUCHAMP WRIGHT, 72, GREENSBURG

 

Judell Beauchamp Wright, age 72, of Greensburg, KY. passed away late Thursday at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital.

 
Survived by her husband of 54 years: Jim Wright of Greensburg.
2 daughters and sons-in-law: Lisa Dawn and James Wright of Greensburg, and Jennifer Julane and Jacky Pierce of Campbellsville.
1 son and daughter-in-law: Charles Travis and Tara Wright of Hardyville.
7 grandchildren: Michaela, Noah & McKenna Wright of Greensburg, Jalynn, Natalie & Chloe Pierce of Campbellsville, and Bryson Wright of Hardyville.
2 sisters and brother-in-law: Alma Jean Warren of Hillview, KY, Rita Jo and Denny Hedgespeth of Campbellsville.
A brother and sister-in-law: Harvey and Barbara Beauchamp of Greensburg.
Other brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Mary Francis Wright, Sharon Beauchamp, Christine Wright, Mary Ann and Jack Compton, Mary Nancy and Lenuell Houk, and Billie Dale and Connie Wright all of Greensburg.
 
Funeral service for Judell Beauchamp Wright will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. CT Monday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery.  
 
Visitation is requested from 4 P.M. until 8 P.M. Sunday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7 A.M., Monday until time of the funeral service.
 
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Crossroads Life Center in Glasgow, or the Gideon Bible Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.
 

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JUANITA RUTH (BACK) TWEEDY, 95, MICHIGAN

 
Juanita Ruth (Back) Tweedy, age 95, of Ann Arbor, Michigan, passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017.  Born July 5, 1922 in Ribbon, Ky., she was the daughter of Ruth Back. She married Marvin Tweedy in 1939 and celebrated 54 years before his passing in 1993. Juanita was a member and deacon of Journey of Faith (Memorial Christian) for over 60 years. She worked for Argus Camera and retired from UMI. Juanita was a big U of M football fan, loved to garden, make photo albums, and cooked fabulous corn and pies. 
 
SURVIVORS:
An aunt Geneva Ballard, sister-in-law Christine Burris and many beloved cousins, nieces and nephews and friends and relatives in Adair Co.
 
Funeral service Friday, September 1, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home Clergy Officiating Bro. Larry Wisdom. Interment at Haven Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, September 1, 2017 after 10:00 AM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home. In memory of Juanita memorial contributions may be made to Journey of Faith Church, 1900 Manchester Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48104. Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.  www.stottsphelpsmcquearyfh.com
 
 

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JEAN ALLEN TAYLOR CARRUTH, 80, BOWLING GREEN

 

Jean Allen Taylor Carruth, age 80 of Bowling Green, passed away Monday at the Hospice House in Bowling Green.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter and son-in-law:  Isabelle Jean and Brack Flanagan.
2 sons and daughters-in-law: Gabriel Barton and Nancy Carruth, and Joseph Anthony and Lindy Carruth.  
7 grandchildren:  Joseph Anthony Carruth, II, Matthew Carruth, Kaylen Rollins, Taylor Carruth, Gabriel Carruth, Michael Flanagan and his wife, Sarajane, and Lauren Kelly Phelps and her husband, Will.
4 great-grandchildren.
 
There will be a Funeral Mass held at 12:05 P.M., Friday at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Bowling Green.  Johnson-Vaughn-Phelps Funeral Home in Greensburg are in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be after 10 A.M., Friday at the church until time of the Funeral Mass.
 
Graveside services for Jean Allen Taylor Carruth will be held at 3:30 P.M., Friday at the Greensburg Cemetery in Green County.
 
For more information concerning this obituary locally, you may contact the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home.
 

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WILLIAM "SAPP" JOHNSON, 80, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
William “Sapp” Johnson, 80, of Campbellsville, Kentucky, died Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. He was born August 17, 1937, in Taylor County, to the late William Henry and Cleophas Goldsmith Johnson and was preceded in death by his wife; Geneva Flowers Johnson in 2007.
 
SURVIVORS:
3 daughters – Linda Bea Johnson of Illinois, Sherri Matthews (Oscar) and Britnee Posey all of Campbellsville
1 brother – Don Johnson (Rose) of Florida
3 sisters – Harriett Jackson of Atlanta, GA, Adeline Johnson of Aurora, IL, Jackie Johnson of Campbellsville
3 grandchildren – Shaun Johnson (Tanisha), Sherita Johnson, Antaues Simmons (Liz)
9 great-grandchildren, several other relatives and friends
 
Funeral service – Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home. Burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery. Visitation on Friday from 5:00-8:00 P.M. Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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BARBARA BROOME, 83, BREEDING

 
Barbara Broome, 83, of Breeding, KY went to be with her Lord on Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 10:25 P.M. at her residence. She was born January 29, 1934, in Memphis, Tennessee, to the late John W. and Edna Mae Cole Giles.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Broome. Barbara was secretary for Dunn & Bradstreet in Memphis for over 30 years, for Bartlett Baptist Church in Bartlett, Tennessee and after moving to Columbia for Columbia Baptist Church until retiring for the third time. She was a long-time member of Columbia Baptist Church, teaching the Fellowship Sunday School Class for many years, a founding member and Secretary/Treasurer of the Breeding Area Volunteer Fire Department.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 son – Steve Scott of Breeding
2 daughters & sons-in-law – Linda & Danny Affolter, Donna & Curtis McCollough all of Breeding
4 grandchildren – Shamaree Lee (Derek), Danielle Parker (Vince Yokel), Ami Sandell (Bill), Nicholas Scott
3 great-grandchildren – Evan, Ava Grace & Judah
 
Funeral service – Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 3:00 P.M. at Columbia Baptist Church with Rev. Randy Johnson and Rev. Mike O’Neal officiating. Burial in Memphis Memory Gardens in Memphis, Tennessee on Saturday with a graveside service at 3:00 P.M. Visitation after 4:00 P.M. Wednesday and from 6:00 A.M. until 12:30 P.M. Thursday at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home and after 1:00 P.M. Thursday at Columbia Baptist Church. Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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SUSIE MAGDALENE "MAG" DUDGEON, 90, COLUMBIA

 
Susie Magdalene “Mag” Dudgeon, 90, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Monday, August 28, 2017 at 9:57 A.M. at her home. She was born March 10, 1927, in Taylor County, to the late Robert Morris and Delta Lou Cravens Gore.  She married Floyd Dudgeon in 1946 and was married 42 years until his death in 1988.  In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two siblings; Harvey Gore and Jean Brockman and a nephew; Michael Gore.  She was a member of Cane Valley Baptist Church and a homemaker.
 
SURVIVORS:
One step-daughter – Ruby Sublett of Louisville
One sister – Rebecca Blankenship of Columbia
One brother – H.C. Gore of Campbellsville
Nieces and Nephews – Martha Blankenship, Robin Gibson, Charlotte Chandler, Walter Blankenship, Jr., Dave Gore, David Brockman, June Judd, Kay Dile, Vickie Buckman, Hal Wayne Gore and Rene Marcum
 
Funeral service – Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Rev. John Chowning officiating. Burial in Cane Valley Cemetery. Visitation after 11:00 A.M. Wednesday. Contributions may be made to one’s favorite charity. Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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GLENDA FAYE WAYNE, 76

 
Glenda Faye Wayne, 76, of Russell Springs, died Saturday, August 26, 2017 at her residence. 
She was born January 29, 1941 in Kennett, Missouri to the late Glen and Robbie Goodman Herrell. She was a homemaker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Farrell Wayne, Sr, 1 brother and 2 sisters.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter: Robin Henson, Russell Springs
1 son: Farrell Wayne, Jr, Fordsville, Ky.
6 grandchildren: Heather Coffey, Holly Russell, Darren Schultz, Lindsey Buckingham, Shelby Wayne, Samantha Likens.
5 sisters: Pat Clifton, Roberta Wolas, Phyllis Horton, Sandy Zalac, Cathy Phillips.
3 brothers: Dell Herrell, James Herrell, Cloyce Herrell.
 
Funeral service for Glenda Wayne will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Bobby Conner officiating. Visitation 5:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday and after 8:00 a.m. Wednesday at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel. Interment in the Bernard Cemetery. Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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FRANK APPLEBY, 67

 
Frank Appleby, age 67 of the Sparksville Community in Adair Co., KY died Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 1:00 PM at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY after a sudden illness. He was born in Casey County, KY on March 10, 1950, the son of the late Chester and Lois Glover Appleby. He was also preceded in death by two brothers
Arnold Appleby and James Appleby. Mr. Appleby was retired from the Gaddie-Shamrock Quarry, where he was employed for 22 years as a rock crusher.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife of 43 years: Janice Thompson Appleby, Fairplay
1 son: Chris Appleby & wife Jennifer, Columbia
1 daughter: Angel Grider & husband Adam, Sparksville
5 grandchildren: Samantha Appleby, Zachary Appleby,  Austin Kinnett, Jayden Foster, Landyon Grider 
4 sisters: Anna Appleby; Phyllis (Harley) Richie; Emma (Leeland) Sanders; Wanda (Mark) Wilson all of Campbellsville
2 brothers: Allen Appleby, Liberty; Henry (Debbie) Appleby, Campbellsville 
Several nieces and nephews survive and a host of other relatives and friends
Also survived by his beloved dog Abby
 
Funeral service Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home. Clergy officiating Bro. Elbert Hadley and Bro. Jimmy Bunch. The family request visiting after 3:30 PM on Tuesday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home who is in charge of the funeral arrangements.
 

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MICHAEL ANTHONY PRIDDY, AGE 59

 
Michael Anthony Priddy, age 59 of Louisville, Ky. passed away on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
 
SURVIVORS
1 daughter:
    Amanda & husband Michael Nuckles, Louisville
His parents: 
    Russell & Marian Lile Priddy, Louisville
2 grandchildren: 
    Cassie Nuckles, Louisville
    Kaden Nuckles, Louisville
 
 
Funeral service for  MICHAEL ANTHONY PRIDDY will be conducted at 2:00pmCT, Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017 at  Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg, Ky. with burial in the Liletown Cemetery. Visitation Sunday from 10:00am until time of the service.  The family has requested memorial donations to the St. Jude Research Hospital and can be made at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.
 

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WOODY GOSSER, AGE 74

 
Woody Gosser, age 74 of Russell Springs, died Friday at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. He was born February 17, 1943 in Cinn., Ohio to the late Finis & Dorthy Popplewell Gosser. At a young age, Woody accepted Jesus as his personal Savior and became a faithful member of Salen United Baptist Church. He taught Sunday School class served as church clerk for 39 years. Woody was an educator, supporting and representing teachers as the Kentucky Educational Association (KEA) Uniserv Director for the Middle Cumberland Region for over 37 years. He also enjoyed farming in his spare time. 
 
In addition to his parents, Woody was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Emma Gosser.
 
SURVIVORS
Wife: Alice Cooper Gosser
3 children: Amy (Kevin) O'Dell; John Gosser; Joe (Julianne) Gosser
1 brother: Wayne Gosser
2 grandchildren: Andy O'dell & Anna Gosser 
Special caregiver: Connie Worley
 
Funeral service for Woody Gosser will be 11am Monday at Salem United Baptist Church with Bro. Larold Gosser officiating. Interment in the Square Oak Cemetery. Visitation 4-8pm today (Sunday) and after 8am Monday at Bernard Funeral Home who is in charge of arrangements.
 

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SALLY ARNETT, AGE 72

 
Sally Arnett, age 72, of Greensburg, Ky.  died Monday, August 21, 2017 at the University of Louisville Hospital. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Baptist Faith. She was a homemaker.
 
SURVIVORS
Husband: James A Arnett
2 sons: James J. & wife Ora Arnett, Liberty; Carly Joe Arnett, Whitehouse, Tennessee 
1 daughter: Sandra L Arnett, Smyrna, Tennessee 
1 sister: Peggy Larrison, Taylorsville, Indiana
4 grandchildren: Amanda DeWitt, Christopher Olmstead, Nicholas Olmstead, Synthia Arnett
7 great grandchildren
 
Funeral service Friday, Aug. 25, at 11 a.m.CT at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home in Greensburg, Ky. Visitation: 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday and after 7 a.m. Friday at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home.
 
The family has requested that expressions of sympathy be donations to the Macedonia Cemetery Fund. These can be made at the funeral home.
 

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AVIS GLAYDELL "DALE" BISHOP LILE, AGE 83

 
Avis Glaydell "Dale" Bishop Lile, age 83 of Louisville, Ky., a native of Green County, passed away Thursday in Louisville.
 
SURVIVORS
3 sons: Larry & wife Sue Lile, Bardstown; Steven & wife Diane Lile, Louisville; Joe Lile, Bardstown
1 daughter: Pamela & husband Keith Sturgill, Louisville
13 grandchildren & 16 great-grandchildren
 
Funeral service for Avis Glaydell "Dale" Bishop Lile will be conducted at 5:00 P.M., Central Time, Friday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Liletown Cemetery. Visitation is after 2 P.M. CT Friday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home until time of the funeral service.
 
Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association, Lupus Foundation, American Diabetes Association, or the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, which can be made at the funeral home.
 

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ERNEST PRICE, AGE 72

 
Ernest Price, age 72 of Summersville, KY, passed away Tuesday at his home.
 
SURVIVORS
2 daughters: Sundown & husband L.P. Clark, Green County; Spring Squires, Summersville
1 son: Shane & wife Tori Price, Dry Ridge
5 grandchildren: Colton Clark, Green County; Caton Clark, Green County; Meghan Squires, Summersville; Michaela Price, Dry Ridge; Kimberlyn Price, Dry Ridge
1 sister: Dean & husband Billy Barrick, Glasgow
1 brother: Robert "Rudy" Price of Glasgow 
 
Funeral service for Ernest Price will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Central Time, Friday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Green County Memory Gardens. Visitation is requested from 4 P.M. until 8 P.M., Thursday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7 A.M., Friday until time of the funeral service. Memorials are suggested to the Gideon Bible Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.
 

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RUBY JESSIE, AGE 87

 
Ruby Jessie, age 87 of Edmonton, Ky. passed away Monday, August 21, 2017 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.  She was the daughter of the late Arthur and Okla Mae Coomer Bennett. Ruby was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband James Walter Jessie and a brother Justin Bennett.
 
SURVIVORS
2 sons:
 Roger (Cathy) Jessie, Edmonton; Jeff Jessie, Charlestown, Indiana
1 daughter: Janet Sexton Emmett, Glasgow
2 brothers: Lawrence Walton, Edmonton; Odell Bennett, Edmonton
1 sister: Ovalee Finn, Edmonton
7 grandchildren:  Aaron Jessie, Columbus, Indiana; Dr. Ashley Matney, Glasgow; Tammy Sexton Tarter, Sparksville; Roxanna Herald, Prices Creek; Eric Sexton, Edmonton; Linda Jessie, New Albany, Indiana; Crystal Hooper, Paris, Ky.   
7 great grandchildren survive
 
Funeral service Thursday at 2 p.m. Central Time at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton. Burial in Willie Jessie Cemetery.    Visitation 5-8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
 

 

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FRANCIS TUTT GLASGOW, AGE 95

 
Frances Tutt Glasgow, 95, of Columbia, KY, died Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Episcopal Church Home in Louisville. She was born January 23, 1922, in Milltown, KY. to the late James R. Tutt, Jr. and Annie Blakeman Tutt.  She married Glenn Shirley Glasgow on September 5, 1942 and he preceded her in death on January 1, 2010. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son; David Tutt Glasgow and her five Tutt brothers; Garnett, Page, Tommy, Billy and Herman.
 
She was a member of Columbia United Methodist Church and a member of the United Methodist Women for 66 years and a charter member of the Bliss Homemakers Club, belonging for 63 years.  In 1982, she was chosen as Homemaker of the Year by the Business and Professional Woman’s Club.  In 1994, she was awarded the State Homemakers Journalism Award and received the Homemakers State Leadership Award in 2008. She was a 1942 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College and a member of their Golden Alumni Society. She loved God, her church, family and friends. Her interests were Genealogy, family history, writing her thoughts, poems and history of Milltown.
 
SURVIVORS
2 sons: Dr. Glenn Patrick Glasgow & wife Lyndia, Louisville & London, KY;  Michael Collier Glasgow & wife Lana, Columbia
1 daughter: Susan Celeste Glasgow, Louisville
4 grandchildren: Elizabeth R. Glasgow, Los Angeles, CA; Lauren Celeste Rogers & husband Dr. Adam P. Rogers, Bowling Green; Kendra Leigh Esenbock & husband Michael, Lexington; Austin Michael Glasgow, Columbia
2 great-grandchildren: Kayleigh Paige and Peyton Harvey Esenbock of Lexington
1 sister: Nita Tutt Hesford, Columbia
 
Funeral service will be Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. at Columbia United Methodist Church with Rev. Neil Janes and Dr. John Hatton officiating. Burial in Columbia Cemetery. Visitation after 1:00 P.M. Tuesday at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.
 
While floral tributes are appreciated, please consider a contribution to the Lindsey Wilson Endowment/Glasgow Family Memorial Fund, which may be made at the funeral home. Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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REBA F. RODGERS, AGE 83

 
Reba F. Rodgers, 83, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 8:15 a.m. at Signature Healthcare at Summit Manor. She was born April 19, 1934, in Cumberland County, to the late Alvis and Josephine Johnson Stone.
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cassius Rodgers, three brothers; Kenneth, Keith and James Stone and one sister; Allene Reigle.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter:  Debra Rodgers, Columbia
1 brother:  Mike (Nancy) Stone, Brandenburg
2 sisters: Louise Richey, Shepherdsville; Elizabeth Scott, Columbia.
Several nieces, nephews and friends
 
Funeral service will be on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Stanley Watson officiating. Burial in Haven Hill Cemetery. Visitation on Wednesday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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ESTER H. KUNZ, AGE 91

 
Ester H. Kunz, 91, formerly of the Pellyton community, died Monday, August 21, 2017 at 3:40 P.M. at Fair Oaks Health Systems in Jamestown. She was born January 31, 1926, in Germany, to the late Theodore and Marie Schneider Rode.  
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Helmut Kunz and a sister, Christa Rode.  She was a member of Tabernacle Christian Church.
 
SURVIVORS:
Son & daughter-in-law: Frank & Cheryl Myers, Cincinnati, Ohio.
 
Funeral service will be Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 12 Noon at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Eldon Rucker officiating. Burial in Haven Hill Cemetery. Visitation after 10:00 A.M. Saturday. Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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BARBARA NELL HADLEY, AGE 70

 
Barbara Nell Hadley, 70, of Jamestown, died Monday, August 21, 2017 at the Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset. She was born March 25, 1947 in Russell County to the late Felix & Lura Hadley Wooldridge. Barbara was a homemaker.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Alfred Hadley, Jamestown
2 children: Penny (Jeff) Rigney, Jamestown;  Larry (Sheila) Hadley, Jamestown
4 grandchildren: Danielle (Mikey) Hadley, Miranda (Brian) Foster, Kenneth Rigney, Jennifer (Chris) Thompson
6 great grandchildren
1 brother: Charles (Samantha) Wooldridge, Indiana
3 sisters: Fetty (Carlton) Guffey; Vida Wariner;  Betty (Sonny) Aaron, all of Indiana
2 sisters-in-law: Carol (David) Kerns; Rhonda (King) Jones
 
Funeral service for Barbara Nell Hadley will be 10 a.m. Friday, August 25, 2017 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Tony Stephens and Bro. Nick Armstrong officiating. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Thursday and after 8 a.m. Friday. Interment in Dixon Cemetery. Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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PAMELA JUNE HADLEY, AGE 62

 
Pamela June Hadley age 62, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Monday, August 21, 2017 at 7:04 p.m. at Casey County Hospital in Liberty, KY. She was born on May 6, 1955 in Russell County, KY to the late Ewell and Josephine McKinney Antle. Pamela attended Friendship Separate Baptist Church and worked at Fruit of the Loom in Jamestown, KY for many years.
 
In addition to her parents, Pamela was preceded in death by a brother, Lester Antle and two sisters, Betty Popplewell and Maxine Smiley. 
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Mitchell Hadley, R.S.
1 son: Kyle Hadley, R.S.
2 Brothers: James Antle & wife Allene, Jamestown; Carson Antle & wife Judy, Jamestown
Father-in-law & Mother-in-law:  Bro. Ralph & Bobbie Hadley, Columbia
Several nieces, nephews and a host of other family and friends survive. 
 
Funeral service will be Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home. Interment in Regan Cemetery at Glensfork. Visitation Thursday, August 24th, after 8:30 a.m. at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
 
Expressions of sympathy may be made in form of a donation to the family funeral fund and can be left at the funeral home or made on line at www.stottsphelpsmcquearyfh.com.
 

 

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MARY LOLA SKAGGS, AGE 83

 
Mary Lola Skaggs, 83, of Jamestown, died Monday, August 21, 2017 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown. She was born October 13, 1933 in Russell County to the late Forest Ray and Ona Jane West Russell. Mary along with her husband operated Skaggs Variety Store for many years.She attended Calvary Temple Church.
 
In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Howard "Ed" Skaggs; a son, Keith Skaggs; 1 brother and 5 sisters.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter: Wanda Marie (Nick) Scully, Russell Springs
4 grandchildren-5 great grandchildren
2 sisters: Lois Conner, Russell Springs; Ruth (Johnny) Chapman, Brownstown, IN
2 brothers: F. R. (Louise) Russell, Jr., Brownstown, IN; Glen (Margie) Russell, Russell Springs
Host of Nieces & Nephews 
 
Funeral service for Mary Skaggs will 10 a.m. Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David South officiating. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Wednesday and after 8 a.m. Thursday. Interment in the McBeath Cemetery. Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

 

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JOHNNY OSBORNE COE, AGE 58

 
Johnny Osborne Coe, 58, of Junction City, KY (formerly of Russell County) died Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the University of Kentucky Healthcare in Lexington. He was born November 20, 1958 in Adair County, Ky. and was a drywall hanger.
 
Preceded in death by his father, Richard Lynn Coe.
 
SURVIVORS
3 children:
 John Cory Coe, Monticello; Sierra Dawn Coe, Monticello; Christopher Edward Barfoot, Louisville
1 Granddaughter: McKenna Paige Coe
Mother: Ola Mae Martin, Junction City, Ky
2 brothers: Richard Embry Coe, Stoney Fork; Roger L. Coe, Huntsville, AL
1 sister: Susan L. Coe, Borden, IN
 
A private service will be held at a later date. Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
 

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