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.
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
Jean Allen Taylor Carruth, age 80 of Bowling Green, passed away Monday at the Hospice House in Bowling Green.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Michael Anthony Priddy, age 59 of Louisville, Ky. passed away on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
Amanda & husband Michael Nuckles, Louisville
Russell & Marian Lile Priddy, Louisville
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Avis Glaydell "Dale" Bishop Lile, age 83 of Louisville, Ky., a native of Green County, passed away Thursday in Louisville.
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.
Ernest Price, age 72 of Summersville, KY, passed away Tuesday at his home.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.