Obituaries Archives for 2018-11

JEANETTE TAYLOR, 71, GREEN CO.

 
Jeanette R. Taylor, 71 of the Mell Community of Green County, KY passed away Friday, November 30, 2018 at her home.
 
SURVIVORS
4 sons & 3 daughters-in-law: Daniel and Diane Taylor of Greensburg; Jim & Laura Taylor, Clyde Taylor, and Lary & Laini Taylor all of Mell Community of Green County
2 brothers: Pete Betzing of Utah; Earl Betzing of Michigan
15 grandchildren
8 great-grandchildren
 
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Funeral Service: Monday, December 3, 2018 at 12:00pmCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home
 
Burial: Parnell Cemetery in Adair County
 
Visitation: Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 4:00pm-8:00pmCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT on Monday until time of the funeral service
 
Memorials are suggested to Hosparus of Green River, which can be made at the funeral home.
 

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ELBERT STEPHENS, 83, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Elbert Stephens, 83, of Russell Springs, KY died Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Russell County Hospital. He was born January 7, 1935 in Russell County to the late Alvin & Retha Stephens.
 
Elbert was a farmer.
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 sisters; Irene Youngblood, Anna Lois Stephens; 7 brothers, Curtis, Getha, Bobby, Jimmy, Ralph, Billy and Collis Stephens.
 
SURVIVORS
3 children: Sandy (Wayne) Radford, Jamestown, KY; Tim (Julie) Stephens, Russell Springs, KY; Richard (Deana) Stephens, Russell Springs, KY
9 grandchildren
10 great grandchildren
2 sisters: Gladys Simpson & Sharon Coffey, both of Russell Springs, KY
2 brothers: Verlon "Bird" Stephens, Anderson, IN; Hollis (Kaye) Stephens, Russell Springs, KY
 
Funeral Service: Monday, December 3, 2018 at 12:00pmCT at Bernard Church of God with Bro. Lindsey Cornett officiating
 
Visitation: Beginning at 9:00amCT on Monday until time of funeral 
 
Interment: Bernard Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Adam Stephens, Jeremy Radford, Jonathan Bronson, Brian Withers, Hunter Gray, Brian Withers
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
 

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STEVE LANKFORD, 64, COLUMBIA

 
Steve Lankford, 64, of Columbia, KY died Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 5:45 P.M. at his home after a short illness. He was born August 4, 1954 in Winchester, Indiana.  
 
He was preceded in death by his father, Fred Lankford, Jr.  
 
Steve was a welder, a great musician, song writer, and loved his family & riding motorcycles.
 
SURVIVORS:
Mother: Elizabeth Corbin of Columbia
1 Daughter: Maria Lankford of Fountain City, IN
2 Sons: Samuel Stephen Lankford of Castine, OH; Noah Lucas Lankford Phillips of Richmond, IN
4 Brothers: Noah Dean Lankford & Cass Daniel Lankford both of Columbia, KY;  Dennis Wayne Lankford of Lynn, IN; Donald Eugene Lankford of Delano, TN
5 Sisters: Reta Kay Reynolds & Joan Elizabeth Cash both of Breeding, KY; Freda Gail Coomer of Columbia, KY; Barbara Elaine Sears of Modoc, IN; Victoria Irene Stargell of San Antonio, TX
8 Grandchildren
Several nieces, nephews & cousins 
 
Funeral Service: Monday, December 3, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. David Coffey officiating
 
Burial: Antioch Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 11:00 A.M. Monday
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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HAROLD LYNN FEESE, 57, GLASGOW (ADAIR CO. NATIVE)

 
Harold Lynn Feese, 57, of Glasgow, KY passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green surrounded by his family. He was born in Adair County on October 14, 1961 to the late Bobby Harold Feese and Ruth (Jessie) Williams who still survives. 
 
Lynn retired from RR Donnelley after 23 years. After his retirement from Donnelley's, he worked for the Glasgow Water Company for nearly ten years. He was a dedicated, hard-working family man who lived and loved to serve God and others. He loved to fish, hunt and play guitar. Lynn was a member of Calvary Baptist Church where he served as a worship leader for almost 20 years, and he had also served as a deacon.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife of 38 years: Melinda Harrison Feese
1 daughter: Whitley Feese Frazier and her husband Jamie Frazier of Glasgow
1 son: Gabriel Feese and his wife Cassie Harbison Feese of Glasgow
Mother-in-law: Marlene Harrison
2 half-sisters, 1 step brother, several brothers and sisters by marriage, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins 
 
Celebration of Life Service: 1:00 PM. Friday, November 30, 2018 at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home
 
Visitation: 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Thursday, November 29, 2018 and 10:00 AM until time for service on Friday at the funeral home
 
Burial: Glasgow Municipal Cemetery
 
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Community Medical Care, 204 N. Race Street, Glasgow, KY 42141. 
 

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RONALD GENE LAWSON, 57, BURKESVILLE

 
Ronald Gene Lawson, 57, of Burkesville, KY passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018 at the Cumberland County Hospital.  He was born in Burkesville, KY on June 10, 1961, the son of James Robert Cary & Clara Kimbel Lawson. 
 
Ronald was of Holiness faith, a U. S. Army Veteran, and a Factory Worker for Akebono. 
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother: Wendell Lee Lawson, and a sister: June Alice Lawson. 
 
SURVIVORS:
Sisters: Angie (and Dr. Leon) Link of Bowling Green, KY; Rhonda (and Raymond) Nobles, Robin Fall, Shannon Dudley, and Wendy Ward, all of Louisville, KY
1 brother: Ritchie Dean Lawson, Sr. of Burkesville, KY
Special friend: Hazel Graves of Tompkinsville, KY
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 12:00pmCT in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY
 
Burial: Lawson Family Cemetery in Lawson Bottom in Cumberland County, KY
 
Visitation: After 10:00amCT on Saturday, December 1, 2018 until the funeral hour
 
Norris-New Funeral Home is honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.
 

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CHARLES LENWOOD GORE, 74, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Charles Lenwood Gore, 74, of Russell Springs, KY died Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He was born April 18, 1944 in Louisville to the late Lenwood Howell & Anna Florence Hatchett Gore.
 
He was a Pharmacist and a member of Russell Springs Christian Church.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Louella Hutchison Gore, Russell Springs, KY
3 children: LouAnn Gore Flanagan (Jimmy) Russell Springs, KY; Charles Lenwood Gore II (Kara) Nicholasville, KY; Dr. Lanny Ray Gore (Angela), Floyds Knobs, Indiana
6 grandchildren: Katie Flanagan, Charles Lenwood Gore III, Lauren Elizabeth Gore, Luke Carlson Gore, Eden Rayanna Gore, & Landon Derek Gore
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at the Russell Springs Christian Church with Bro. Carroll Egnew, Bro. Chris Peters and Jeff Hoover officiating
 
Visitation: Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 5:00-8:00pmCT and after 8:00amCT on Sunday
 
Interment: Russell Springs City Cemetery
 
The family requests memorials to Russell Springs Christian Church or Gideons International.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
 

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KATHRYN STEPHENS, 100, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Kathryn Stephens, 100, of Russell Springs, KY died Monday, November 26, 2018 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown. She was born June 9, 1918 in Sellersburg, Indiana to the late Perry and Florence Ella Bottorff Couch. 
 
She was a homemaker and a member of Russell Springs United Methodist Church.
 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Karlus Jackson Stephens who died February 11, 2001 and a daughter, Gwen Howard who died in 1991.
 
SURVIVORS
3 children: Joy Wilson, Russell Springs; Jack Wayne (Kathy) Stephens, Russell Springs; Gay Stephens, Lexington, KY
11 grandchildren
24 great grandchildren
4 great great grandchildren
1 brother: Bill Couch, Sellersburg, Indiana
 
Funeral Service: Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 2:00pmCT at the Russell Springs United Methodist Church with Rev. Timo Karvonen officiating
 
Visitation: 10:00amCT-2:00pmCT at the church
 
Interment: Russell Springs City Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Derek Stephens, Luke Stephens, Adam Stille, Matt Gosser, Brandon Selby, Darrin Edwards, Rob Clark
Honorary Pallbearers: Ritchie Hamm, Kevin Hamm, Chad Hamm
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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JANICE SIMPSON, 65, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Janice Simpson, 65, of Russell Springs, KY died Monday, November 26, 2018 at her home. She was born April 25, 1953 in Indianapolis, IN to the late Huston & Lula Gregory Johnson.
 
She was a homemaker and a member of Creelsboro Christian Church.
 
She was preceded in death by a son, Scottie Pierce.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Ricky Simpson, Russell Springs
4 children: Stephanie Cash, Albany, KY; Shawn Riddle, Burkesville, KY; Amanda Wisniewski, Michigan; Ricky Simpson, Jr., Russell Springs
12 grandchildren
3 great grandchildren
1 daughter-in-law: Kathy Rabbeth, Columbia, Ky
Step mother: Bernice Johnson, Russell Springs
4 brothers: Rocky (Hester) Beatty, Ohio; Larry (Alma) Johnson, Jamestown; Ronnie (Crystal) Beatty, Alabama; Donnie (Kathy) Johnson, Russell Springs
 
Funeral Service: Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 10:00amCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Rod Lawless officiating
 
Visitation: Wednesday from 5:00-8:00pmCT and after 8:00amCT on Thursday
 
Interment: Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Jordan Cash, Jacob Riddle, Troy Downey, Kevin Grider, Mike Schweppe, Gary Lawless, Bruce Johnson, & James Tudder
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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RONALD MARINE, 78, LIBERTY

 

Ronald Marine, 78, of Liberty, KY passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Liberty Care Center. He was born in Hurlock, MD on January 5th, 1940 a son of the late Alpha and Emma Marine.

 

Ronald was the widower of Dorothy Lee Keith Marine who passed away on June 29, 2018.

 

Besides his parents and spouse, he was preceded in death by 1 Step Son: David Howard

 

He was a Truck Driver and a U.S. Army Veteran.

 

SURVIVORS:

3 Step-children: Cheri Wilson of Yosemite; Steven Howard of Yosemite; Connie Dick of Bethelridge

14 Step Grandchildren

23 Step Great-Grandchildren

1 Sister: Barbara M. Smith of Wilmington, N.C.

Several nieces & nephews


 

Visitation: Monday December 3, 2018 at 11:00amET at First Baptist Church of Yosemite

 

Memorial Service: Monday. December 3, 2018 at 12:00pmET at the church with Rev. Joe Warren officiating

 

Burial: First Baptist Church of Yosemite Cemetery

 

 

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DAYTON LEE NEWTON, STILL BORN

 

Dayton Lee Newton was stillborn on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. He was the infant son of Ida Michelle Coffman Burton & Cody Lee Newton both of Hustonville.

 

Additional survivors include: 1 Brother: Zayden Shawn Newton; Maternal Grandparents: Shelia & Shawn Coffman of Hustonville; Paternal Grandparents: Timmy & JoAnna Newton of Campbellsville

 

Memorial Service: Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 1:00pmET at Brush Creek Pentecostal Church

 

Cremation Rites were honored by Bartle Funeral Home in Liberty, KY who is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

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MILDRED HARDEE WILLSON, 93, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Mildred Hardee Willson, 93, of Campbellsville, KY, daughter of the late Charles Otis Hardee and Rubye Arlene Adams Hardee, was born July 1, 1925 in Pearl River County, Mississippi. She died at 7:50 A.M., Sunday, November 25, 2018 in Campbellsville. 
 
She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville Baptist Church. Mildred was co-owner of Willson’s Blue Bunny with her husband, George. They also owned and operated three other shops in Florida after moving there for several years.
 
Mildred united in marriage to George H. Willson June 1, 1947 and he preceded her in death October 28, 2001. She was a loving and devoted wife to her beloved husband, George.
 
She is survived by special friends and caregivers: Shirley Buckner and Shirley Bright of Campbellsville, the Blue Bunny girls and many other friends.
 
She was preceded in death by a sister, Gertrude Olivia Hardee.
 
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VISITATION: 11:00am-2:00pmET,Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00pmET, Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. James E. Jones
 
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES OR CAMPBELLSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH AND MAY BE MDE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
 

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LAVERNE KESSLER MCKINNEY, 89, GREENSBURG

 
Laverne Kessler McKinney, 89, of Greensburg, KY passed away Monday, November 26, 2018 at Taylor Regional Hospital.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 sons & 3 daughter-in-laws:  G.L. "Duke" & Betty Ann McKinney, Mark & Tammy McKinney, and Janice McKinney all of Greensburg
1 daughter: Leslie Lee of Greensburg
8 grandchildren: Lisa & Darrel Eastridge of Campbellsville, Tonya & Darrell Wright, Shane McKinney, Brian & Jackie McKinney, Brandon & Brianne McKinney, Dustin & Megan McKinney, Monica & Charles Eatmon, and Alex Lee all of Greensburg
10 Great-grandchildren
2 step-grandchildren
1 step-great-grandchild
 
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Funeral Service: Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home
 
Burial: McKinney Family Cemetery
 
Visitation: Wednesday from 4:00pm-8:00pmCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT on Thursday until time of the funeral service
 
Memorials are suggested to the McKinney Family Cemetery Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.
 

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INA OPAL TUCKER THOMAS, 95, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Ina Opal Tucker Thomas, 95, of Jamestown, KY died Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown. She was born February 10, 1923 in Russell County to the late Onnie & Sadie West McQueary.
 
Ina was a homemaker and a member of the Church of God.
 
Preceded in death by 8 brothers and sisters
 
SURVIVORS:
3 children: Ivalene (Dearl) Dunbar, Somerset. KY; Christine (David) Henderson, Russell Springs, KY; Roger (Kaye) Tucker, Russell Springs
1 step daughter: Arlene O'Dell, Dayton, Ohio
7 grandchildren: Greg Polston, Brian Dunbar, Andrew Tucker, Andrew Henderson, Jesse Henderson, Dylan Henderson & Wayne Henderson
2 sisters: Daphene Popplewell, Russell Springs; Buelah Armstrong, Indiana
 
Funeral Service: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Billy Dunbar officiating
 
Visitation: 11:00amCT-1:00pmCT on Wednesday
 
Interment: Holt Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Ronald Johnson, Kevin Popplewell, Joe McQueary, Jimmy McQueary, Tommy Popplewell, Garlan West
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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TILLIE ENGLAND, 80, SUMMERSVILLE

 
Tillie England, 80, of Summersville, KY passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at her home.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 son: Timmy Wayne England, Summersville
1 daughter: Marilyn Bibb, Summersville
Father of their children: Clurell England of Summersville
 
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Funeral Service: 12:00pmCT, Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home 
 
Burial: Aetna Grove Cemetery 
 
Visitation: After 10amCT on Wednesday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home until time of the funeral service
 
Memorials are suggested to the Aetna Grove Cemetery Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.

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SHARON ELAINE RAIKES, 64, MANNSVILLE

 
Sharon Elaine Raikes, 64, of the Mannsville community, the daughter Phyllis Warden of North Carolina and the late Howard “Red” Stayton, was born June 15, 1965 in Crawfordsville, IN and departed this life on Friday, November 23, 2018 in Lebanon, KY at the Cedars of Lebanon Nursing Home. 
 
She had made a profession of Faith in Christ and attended the International Gospel Lighthouse in Acton and was a homemaker.
 
Besides her mother, she is survived by a daughter: Jessica Raikes of Greensburg; a son: Bryan Raikes and wife Melissa Raikes of Mannsville; four grandchildren: Lexi Raikes, Avery Raikes, Kaine Morgan and Gracie Morgan and a host of other relatives and friends.
 
She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter: Chloe Raikes.
 
Funeral Service: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home with Sister Anna Overstreet officiating
 
Burial: Merrimac Cemetery 
 
Visitation: After 10 A.M. Wednesday at the funeral home
 
Memorials are suggested to the Funeral Expense Fund, which can be made at the funeral home or online at lrpetty.com
 

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MICHAEL DOSS, 54, COLUMBIA

 
Michael L. “Mike” Doss, 54, of Columbia, KY, the son of the late Donald and Virginia Lee Doss was born April 13, 1964 in Frankfort, KY and departed this life on Friday, November 23, 2018 in Columbia at his home. 
 
He was a contract painter and was of the Church of Christ Faith.
 
SURVIVORS
Wife: Linda Turner Doss of Columbia
1 son: John M. Doss of Columbia
3 step-children: Jason Turner of Antioch, TN, Matthew Turner & wife Carrie of Campbellsville; Ashley Murphy & husband Jr of Columbia
1 brother: Lewis Doss of Liberty
2 sisters: Donna Taylor & husband Ricky of Columbia; June Anderson & husband Sam of Campbellsville
4 step-grandchildren: Katelyn, Ethan & Kayden Murphy and Ryan Hogan
A host of other relatives and friends
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 2:00pmCT in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville 
 
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery in Columbia
 
Visitation: After 10:30amCT on Tuesday at the funeral home
 
Memorials are suggested to the funeral expense fund which can be made at the funeral home or online at www.lrpetty.com 
 

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OPAL COOMER, 84, EDMONTON (ADAIR CO. NATIVE)

 
Opal Sneed Coomer, 84, of Edmonton, KY died Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Metcalfe Health Care Center. Born April 9, 1934 in Columbia, KY, she was a daughter of the late Sally Frances Moore and Charlie Sneed. 
 
Opal was the widow of Frank Alfred Coomer. She was also preceded in death by 1 son, Richard [Red] Coomer and 1 sister, Ruth Cape.
 
She retired from Sorenson and was of the Baptist faith.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 sons: Ronnie Coomer and Norman (Melissa) Coomer, both of Edmonton
1 brother: Ralph Sneed, Edmonton
8 grandchildren, Michelle (Alan) Bradshaw, Jeremy  [Mo] (Jennifer) Coomer, Angie (Davey) Green, Sierra Coomer, Maranda (Ethen) Pierce, Mary Coomer, Matthew Coomer and Ryan Kilgore
20 great grandchildren
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at McMurtrey Funeral Home in Edmonton, KY with Brother Freddie Froedge officiating
 
Burial: Moore Cemetery
 
Visitation: Monday, November 26, 2018 from 4:00-8:00pmCT and on Tuesday after 7:00amCT until time of funeral
 
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Moore Cemetery.
 
McMurtrey Funeral Home in Edmonton, KY in charge of arrangements.
 

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HERBERT RICHARD, 89, COLUMBIA

 
HERBERT RICHARD, 89, of Columbia, KY died Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 11:10 A.M. at T.J. Samson Hospital in Glasgow, KY. He was born June 18, 1929 in Adair County to the late Hallie & Mazetta Wilson Richard. 
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Margie Jane Cowan in 1978.  
 
Herbert was a member of Gradyville Baptist Church, a retired custodian of the Adair County School System and Adair Memorial Hospital.  He also enjoyed bowling, golfing & was an avid UK fan. 
 
SURVIVORS
1 Son & Daughter-in-law:  Wallace & Teresa Richard of Columbia
2 Grandchildren:  Josh & Noah Richard
Several other relatives & rriends 
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
 
Burial: Antioch Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 4:30 P.M. Monday
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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GERALD MCLEAN, 76, COLUMBIA

 
GERALD L. McLEAN, 76, of Columbia, KY passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 4:00 AM at his residence after several months illness. Born in Lebanon, KY on August 17, 1942 he was the son of the late Joseph Lynn and Lottie Durham McLean.
 
Gerald was a lifelong commercial and residential building contractor.  McLean Construction Company renovated the Adair County Courthouse, constructed the John Adair School and the Adair County Library.  Gerald McLean was the project manager for the Lindsey Wilson College Cranmer Dining Center, Fugate Science Building, Holloway Health and Wellness Center along with numerous other projects on the  campus.  He attended the 3trees church and he enjoyed boating on Green River Lake and his annual Gatlinburg, Tennessee trips.  
 
SURVIVORS
His longtime devoted companion: Charmaine Stewart of Columbia, KY
2 daughters; Sherri (Carl) Johnson of Columbia, and Suzanne (Michael) Sandidge of Stearns, KY
4 grandchildren, Baylee (Wes) Walker, Connor Johnson, Trent Harrison, Tate Sandidge
 
 
Funeral Service: 1:00pmCT, Monday, November 26, 2018 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Rev. Troy Long officiating
 
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 3:00pmCT on Sunday at the funeral home
 
Pallbearers: Dan Antle, Bob Clutterbuck, Terry Moore, Russell McQueary, Dr. Roger Smith & David Upchurch 

Honorary Pallbearers: Donnie Howell, Eddie Shively, J C Johnson &
 
Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the American Cancer Society PO Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK  73123-1718, 3trees Church or Great Oaks Ministries 12069 Knifley Road Knifley, KY  42753   and may be left at the funeral home.
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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DOROTHY WILLIAMS, 86, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Dorothy Williams, 86, of Campbellsville, KY, a daughter of the late William Buck Dudgeon and Bertha Mae Watson Dudgeon was born January 26, 1932 in Taylor County, KY. She died at 12:15 P.M., Saturday, November 24, 2018 in Campbellsville.         
 
Dorothy professed faith in Christ and was of the Methodist Faith. She was a homemaker who was a fantastic cook and loved feeding and spending time with her family, especially the grandchildren. She was a loving Mother and could always see the good in people.
 
She united in marriage to Roy Oscar Williams Jr. May 18, 1953. He preceded her in death November 23, 2006.
 
SURVIVORS: 1 daughter and 3 sons: Debbie Claycomb of Harrodsburg, Buster Williams and Mike Williams of Campbellsville and Darrell Williams and wife, Charlotte of Tullahoma, Tennessee; 7 grandchildren: Julie Davis and husband, Adrian of Liberty, Cheryl Deason and husband John of Campbellsville, Scott Claycomb and wife, Heather of Lexington, Jeff Claycomb and wife, Crimson of Harrodsburg, Amy Hisle of Lexington, J. P. Crabtree and wife, Annette of Clarksville, Tennessee and Alex Williams of Tullahoma, Tennessee; 12 great-grand-children: Logan Williams, Alyssa Davis, Destiny Deason, Adam Davis, Gage Mills, Chloe Crabtree, Emma Hisle, Sophia Crabtree, Laci Deason, Sadie Davis, Kaydance Logue and Kendyl Claycomb; 1 sister, Carolyn Gaines of Campbellsville; one brother, Robert Earl Dudgeon and wife, Helen of Crossville, Tennessee; Special friend, Renee O’Banion of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
 
She was also preceded in death by one sister and three brothers: Margaret Jenkins, Bill Dudgeon, James Dudgeon and Don Dudgeon
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: Monday, November 26, 2018 at 2:00pmET at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Rev. Don Gowin
 
BURIAL: Lebanon National Cemetery
 
VISITATION: Monday, Nov. 26, 2018 from 10:00am-2:00pmET
 
PALLBEARERS: Jeff Claycomb, Scott Claycomb, John Deason, Billy Jenkins, Alex Williams & Logan Williams
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
 

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JACK EASTRIDGE, 84, ELK HORN

 
Jack Eastridge, 84, of Elk Horn, KY, a son of the late M. C. Eastridge and Dora Barr Eastridge, was born January 18, 1934 in Adair County, KY. He died at 12:15 P.M., Tuesday, November 20, 2018 in Elk Horn.         
 
He professed faith in Christ and attended Mt. Zion Church of God. He had also served as a Deacon for thirty-one years while attending Mt. Washington Baptist Church. Jack was a retired dairy and grain farmer and loved every aspect of farming, as well as hunting birds, raccoons and rabbits. When not out farming or hunting, he could be found sitting at the kitchen table, looking out at his cattle and the countryside. Even with such hardworking and honest traits, he was still a huge cut-up and loved to joke around.
 
He united in marriage to Wyeneth Humphress on December 24, 1953.
 
Besides his wife, Wyeneth Eastridge of Elk Horn, he is survived by 4 sons and 1 daughter: Terry Eastridge and wife Kelly, Debbie Payne and husband Travis “TJ” and Darrel Eastridge and wife Lisa of Campbellsville, Greg Eastridge and wife Janet of Catlettsburg and Doug Eastridge of Harriman, Tennesse; 6 grandchildren: Jonathan Eastridge and wife Crystal and Susan Trimble and husband Nick of Ashland, Cory Eastridge, Tyler Payne and RonniBeth Payne of Campbellsville and Jaclyn Ellis and husband Austan of Bowling Green; 1 step-granddaughter, Amanda Luckett of Campbellsville; 2 great-grandchildren: Zoey Trimble and Sadie Trimble of Ashland; 2 step-great-grandchildren: Abby Brisko and Drew Cross of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
 
He was also preceded in death by a daughter in infancy, Donna Eastridge and four brothers and nine sisters: Malcolm Eastridge, Coy Eastridge, Bradley Eastridge, Arthur Eastridge, Gustene Smith, Rosa Robison, Edith Carroll, Edna Christie, Bonnie Thompson, Perna Carroll, Jewell Humphress, Irene Gabehart and Christine Gabehart.
 
VISITATION: 4:00-8:00 P.M., Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE:  2:00 P.M., Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Bro. Doug Roberts and Bro. Donnie Blick 
 
BURIAL: Eastridge Cemetery
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCATION MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

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GRACE EASTHAM, 93, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Grace Eastham, 93, of Russell Springs, KY died Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at the Russell County Hospital. She was born March 27, 1925 in Russell County to the late Stanton B. & Louvenia McGowan Whittle.
 
Grace was a homemaker and a member of Parks Ridge Church of God.
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Phyllis Holder.
 
SURVIVORS:
4 children: Gayla Sue Kerr, Russell Springs, KY; Treva (Roger) Meirose, Russell Springs, KY; Tina Milliner, Bowling Green, KY; Rex (Nancy) Eastham, Russell Springs, KY
14 grandchildren and several great grandchildren
1 sister: Veldean Beckner, Russell Springs, KY
 
Funeral Service: Friday, November 23, 2018 at 2:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Billy Silverman officiating
 
Visitation: Friday, November, 23, 2018 beginning at 11:00amCT until time of funeral 
 
Interment: Whittle Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Denny Holder, Kevin Kerr, Timothy Meirose, James Meirose, Paul Alan Jones, Jason Eastham
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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LINDA LOU FREITAG, 76, GREENSBURG

 
Linda Lou Freitag, 76, of Green County, KY passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 at her home.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 daughters and 1 son-in-law: Kimberly Ann Greenberg and her fiance' Richard Guy Williams of England, and Vivian Marie and Joseph Nick Blasko of Illinois
1 brother & 2 sisters: Dwayne Ginger of Greensburg; Evelyn Hasty of Alabama; Suzy Martin of Illinois
1 granddaughter: Sophia Blasko of Illinois
 
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Cremation was chosen.  No formal visitation or services at this time.  
 
Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg are in charge of the arrangements.

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CARMEN MALONE, 84, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Carmen Malone, 84, of Campbellsville, KY, a daughter of the late John Shelby Lemmon and Betty Ann Brockman Lemmon, was born June 24, 1934 in Taylor County, KY. She died at 8:14 A.M., Monday, November 19, 2018 in Campbellsville. 
 
Carmen professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church. As a homemaker, Carmen’s house was always very well kept and well organized. She truly enjoyed taking care of her family and that naturally carried over into her care of children at the Kiddieland Daycare where she was loved.  Carmen also enjoyed spending time with friends and line dancing.  
 
She united in marriage to William Logan “PeeWee” Malone , Jr. August 15, 1952 and he preceded her in death June 21, 2004.
 
SURVIVORS: 1 son and 1 daughter: Ricky Malone and wife, Mona and Vickie Malone of Campbellsville; 2 grandchildren: Andrea Prewitt and husband, Tom of Massillon, Ohio and Jason Malone and fiancée, Tiffany Cox of Campbellsville; 3 step-grandchildren:  Elizabeth Williams and husband, Zac of Lexington, Chrissy Martin and husband, Saint of Richmond and Bekah Jeffries and husband, Justin of Lexington; 4 great-grandchildren:  Logan Prewitt, Taylor Prewitt, Reese Prewitt and Lane Prewitt of Ohio; 4 step-great-grandchildren:  Haley Williams, Tre Martin, Griffin Jeffries and Sebastian Jeffries; 1 brother, Ronnie Lemmon and wife, JoEllen of Campbellsville; 1 brother-in-law, Ancil Reynolds of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
 
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Jewell Reynolds.
 
The Malone family would like to express their thanks for the care received by the Staffs at Grandview Nursing & Rehab, Taylor Regional Hospital, Dr. Dixon, Dr. Nelson and Dr. Graves.
 
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VISITATION:  5:00-8:00 P.M., Friday, November 23, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Paul J. Dicken
 
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO CAMPBELLSVILLE-TAYLOR COUNTY HELP FOR HOMES, PARKINSON’S RESEARCH FOUNDATION OR GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
 

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NETTA ROSE ROBERTSON, 65, COLUMBIA

 
Netta Rose Robertson, 65, of Columbia, KY died Monday, November 19, 2018 at the University of Louisville Hospital. Born in Pulaski County, KY on November 13, 1953, she was the daughter of the late George Preston and Hazel Bernice Burton Bryant. 
 
Mrs. Robertson was a member of the Purdy Separate Baptist Church and a former employee of Oshkosh in Columbia.
 
SURVIVORS
Husband: Howard Robertson of Columbia
2 sons: Todd Robertson (Candice) and Kevin Robertson (Kelly) both of Columbia, KY
6 grandchildren: Abagail, Grant, Riley, Bryant, Annabelle and Graham Robertson
4 sisters: Marga Bryant, Marsha Allen (Bill), Milva Lawless (Dwight) and Georgia Judd all of Columbia, KY
Several nieces & nephews
 
Funeral Service: 1:00pmCT on Friday, November 23, 2018 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Craig Huddleston and Bro. Jamie Bryant officiating 
 
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 4:00pmCT on Thursday, November 24, 2018 at the funeral home
 
Pallbearers: Doug Cowan, Trevor Robertson, Tyler Bryant, Daniel Lawless, Parker Staten, Anthony Lawless and Asa Lawhorn
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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LENORA PARRISH, 88, COLUMBIA

 
Lenora G. Parrish, 88, of Columbia, KY died Monday, November 19, 2018 at her residence. Born in Adair County on October 22, 1930 she was the daughter of the late B. H. and Mackie Coomer Brown. 
 
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband Oscar Gowen, four sisters Alice Coomer, Claudia Coomer, Faye Bault and Cymbylene Gowen, four brothers Duleth, Roscoe, Herbert and Calvin Brown and a step-son Mark Parrish.
 
Mrs. Parrish was a member of the Antioch United Methodist Church.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Garon Parrish
1 sister: Audra Campbell of Columbia, KY
Several nieces & nephews including her caregiver Connie Scott of Columbia
 
Funeral Service: 11:00amCT on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Rev. Troy Elmore officiating
 
Burial: Antioch Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 3:00pmCT on Tuesday at the funeral home
 
Pallbearers: Clint Scott, Steve Campbell, Russell Coomer, Richie Coomer, Dennis Brown, Larry Brown, Vern Brown and Kevin Bault
   
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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BOBBIE BLAKEMAN, GREENSBURG

 
Bobbie Blakeman, 83, was born June 20, 1935 in Taylor County, KY to the late Early and Alma Coffey Blakeman. He departed this life Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Green Hill Nursing and Rehab.
 
He had a made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Greensburg Baptist Church for 58 years. He was a National Guard Veteran and a member of the American Legion Rod Lowe Post 124 Greensburg, KY. He was united in marriage to Margaret Henderson Blakeman, who preceded him in death. He is also preceded in death by three sisters and five brothers: Temple Kirtley, Edna Parrott, Lula Havens, Olin, Early, Craddock, Leo and Melvin Blakeman.
 
SURVIVORS: 2 sons and 1 daughter: Greg Blakeman and his wife Janet, Myra Rodgers and Todd Blakeman all of Greensburg, 1 brother and 3 sisters: George Blakeman of Fort Worth, Texas, Cleo Underwood of Campbellsville, Nora Graybeal of Paducah and his twin sister: Barbara Loyall of Brentwood, Tennessee, 4 grandchildren: Alec and Chrissy Rodgers of Greensburg, Blake and Cassie Rodgers of Nashville, Tennessee, Chase Blakeman of Lexington, KY and Taryn Hedgespeth of Campbellsville, 4 great grandchildren: Grayson and Ethan Rodgers, Connor and Kate Hedgespeth, plus a host of other relatives and friends.
 
Funeral Service: 12 Noon Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home in Greensburg, KY
 
Visitation: 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday and after 7 a.m. Wednesday
 
Ministers: Rev. Todd Young and Rev. Meryl Young
 
Burial: Bethlehem Cemetery, Green County, KY
 
Pallbearers: Jerry Cowherd, Clifford Cook, Jim Curry, Sherman Dudley, Tim Darnell, Arthur Chaudoin
 
The family has requested that expressions of sympathy be donations to The Alzheimer’s Association. These can be made at the funeral home.

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BARBARA SUE VAUGHN, GREENSBURG

 
Barbara Sue Vaughn, 81, of Greensburg, KY, daughter of the late Guy Childress Dohoney and Cassie Allene Coffey Dohoney, was born on Sunday, January 17, 1937 in Santa Ana, Orange County, California and departed this life on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at the Bowling Green Medical Center. 
 
She had made a profession of faith in Christ, was a member of the Greensburg United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women's Group. She was a Licensed Beautician for 50 plus years and Owner and Operator of Sue's Beauty Salon. 
 
SURVIVORS
Husband of 62 years, Milton Anderson "Mickey" Vaughn of Greensburg, having united in marriage on December 20, 1955
1 son & daughter-in-law: Mark and Catherine Vaughn of Bowling Green
3 grandchildren: Maggie Vaughn, Cassie Vaughn, and Charlotte-Ann Vaughn all of Bowling Green
1 sister: Kathy Shuffett of Campbellsville
A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
 
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Funeral Service: 11:00amCT on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at the Greensburg United Methodist Church with Bro. Dale Curry Officiating
 
Burial: Greensburg Cemetery   
 
Visitation: 4pm-8pmCT on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 9amCT on Wednesday at the church 
 
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Greensburg United Methodist Church Building Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.
 
Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in charge of the funeral arrangements.
 
For online condolences log onto: www.cowherdandparrott.com or Facebook.
 
PALLBEARERS: Bill Landrum, Wayne Edwards, Brad Shuffett, Mike Vaughn, Doug Hall, Ron Benningfield
 

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GERALD HODGES SKAGGS, 88, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Gerald Hodges “Hodge” Skaggs, 88, of Campbellsville, KY, a son of the late Ernest Hamilton Skaggs and Annie Elizabeth Matherly Skaggs was born November 26, 1929 in Taylor County, KY. He died at 9:30 P.M., Saturday, November 17, 2018 in Campbellsville.       
 
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Bible Baptist Tabernacle. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict having served his country honorably in the United States Navy. Hodge retired from Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville after some forty years of service. He loved the outdoors and could often be found wading, fishing or hunting wild mushrooms when he was not spending time with his grandchildren and the rest of his family.
 
Hodge united in marriage to Dimple Sallee June 28, 1958 and she preceded him in death May 12, 1992.
 
SURVIVORS: 1 daughter, Cindy Doss of Campbellsville; 5 grandchildren: Andrea Smith Finn and husband, Jordan, Jackie Smith and Chelsey Doss Thompson of Campbellsville, Thomas Smith and wife, Chanelle of Louisville and Katie Doss Evans and husband, Dalen of Hendersonville, Tennessee; 13 great-grandchildren: Kylee Cox, Evan Finn, Carson Smith, Camden Finn, Layne Fisher, Parker Hamilton, Owen Thompson, Kadynn Smith, Ella Ferguson, Willa Thompson, Dansby Thompson, Nash Evans and Merritt Smith; special friend, Betty Myers; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
 
Besides his wife, Dimple Skaggs he is preceded in death by a son, Jerry Thomas Skaggs; four brothers and one sister: Ted Skaggs, Thomas Hamilton Skaggs, Lee Skaggs, Jimmy Skaggs and Virginia Skaggs and a son-in-law, Jerry Doss.
 
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VISITATION: 5:00-8:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Pastor Bob Cutler
 
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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HAZEL VEST, 96, LIBERTY

 

Hazel Black Vest, 96, of Liberty, KY passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Liberty Care Center. She was born in Middleburg, KY on June 14, 1922 a daughter of the late Arrid Keith Black and Maudie Goodman Black.

 

Hazel was the widow of Jason “Jake” Vest who passed away on October 18, 2013.

 

Hazel was a Housewife and a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church.

 

SURVIVORS: 3 Daughters: Mary Sharon and (James) Clark of Liberty, Virginia Kaye and (James) Chapman of Elizabethtown, KY and Anieda Sherri and (Mike) Wells of St. Louis, MO, 7 Grandchildren: Stacia Bell, Christy Davis, Darren and Keven Chapman, Kelly Faulkner, Michael and Katie Wells, 9 Great Grandchildren: Emily Corn, Kieran McAninch, Jake and Christopher Davis, Julia, Hanna and Jordan Chapman, Olivia and Joe Faulkner, 6 Great Great Grandchildren: Patrick Bowlin, Kayden McAninch, Haylee and Laura Davis, Jason and Jaina Chapman, 2 Step Great Great Grandchildren: Cole and Madison Wardrip and 1 Sister: Karen Barlow of Tuscon, AZ

 

Besides her parents and spouse, she was preceded in death by 2 Brothers: Victor Black & Junior Black.

 

Visitation: 11:30 A.M. Monday, November 19, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel

 

Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M. Monday, November 19, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Ronnie Haste officiating

 

Burial: Mt. Calvary Cemetery

 

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JAMES MEANS, 89, WINDSOR

 

James E. Means, 89, of Windsor, KY passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018 in Pulaski County, KY.  Born February 19, 1929 in Clinton County, KY, he was the son of the late Chester and Grace Patterson Means.

 

James was a farmer and an avid sportsman.  He especially enjoyed fishing. 

 

Survivors: 1 son, Joe Means of Stanford; 2 daughters, Donna Means of Windsor and Teresa (Gary) Morgan of Goshen; 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Betty Brockman of Louisville and Brenda Mullins of Casey County; Special friend, Jere York

 

In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Thelma Pitman Means, who passed away October 14, 1984; 1 sister, Mildred Phillips.

 

Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M. Monday, November 19, 2018 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Brother Hershel Lawhorn officiating

 

Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery

 

Visitation: 4:00-6:00 P.M. Sunday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home

 

Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to the Oak Grove Cemetery Fund.

C/O: Kelly Patterson, 683 East Turner Road, Windsor, Kentucky, 42565.

 

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with an online guestbook available at mckinneybrown.com.

 

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JOY CAIN, 79 OF YOSEMITE

 

Joy Ann Cain age 79, of Yosemite, KY passed away on Friday November 16th, 2018 at the Casey County Hospital. She was born in Cincinnati, OH on August 26th, 1939 a daughter of the late Tilden Jefferson Short and Mary Ella Hughes Short.

Joy was a Housewife.

 Survivors include: Her Spouse: Freddie Ray Cain, One Son: Steven Ray Cain of Yosemite, Three Daughters: Janice Rena Statham of Yosemite, Leah Jena Knox of Liberty and Misty Michelle Cain of Liberty, Fourteen Grandchildren and Twenty Two Great Grandchildren.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by One Daughter: Tammy Jo Passmore and One Brother: Michael Joe Short.

Graveside Services will be held 2:00 P.M. Tuesday November 20th, 2018 at Lawhorn Hill Cemetery. Burial will be in the Lawhorn Hill Cemetery.

 

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NORMAN CHRISTOPHER MCMAHAN, 59, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Norman Christopher McMahan, 59, of Campbellsville, KY, a son of Randall R. McMahan and the late Jane Rucker McMahan, was born June 4, 1959 in Taylor County, KY. He died at 8:48 A.M., Saturday, November 17, 2018 in Campbellsville.   
 
Norman professed faith and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Temple. He served his country honorably in the United States Army. He loved to camp and fish and took the opportunity every chance he had.
 
SURVIVORS: 1 daughter and 1 son: Desiree Corona and Brandon McMahan of Campbellsville; 3 grandchildren: Cayden Corona, Kendall Cruz, and Noelan McMahan of Campbellsville; his father, Randall McMahan; 4 brothers: Anthony McMahan and wife, Deborah of Elkhorn, Timmy McMahan and Rodney McMahan of Campbellsville, and Jeffrey McMahan of Jeffersonville, Indiana; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
 
He was also preceded in death by 2 sons: Ryan McMahan and Justin McMahan.
 
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VISITATION: 5:00-8:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Pastor Jase Divens
 
BURIAL: Lebanon National Cemetery
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO FUNERAL EXPENSES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
 

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BETTIE JEAN CHELF BENNINGFIELD, 85, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Bettie Jean Chelf Benningfield, 85, of Campbellsville, KY died Saturday, November 18, 2018 at the Campbellsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born on May 8, 1933 in the Knifley community of Adair County, she was the daughter of the late Ira and Bettie B. Knifley Chelf and wife of the late Algusta “Gus” Benningfield. 
 
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by 2 sisters: Maxine Farris and Allene Cundiff and 3 brothers: Herman, Leon and Bobbie Chelf.
 
Mrs. Benningfield was a member of the Campbellsville Baptist Church and a former employee of Walmart for over 20 years, RECC and Central KY OBGYN. 
 
SURVIVORS
5 sisters-in-law: Lucille Ellis of Lebanon, KY; Lena Mae Gupton, Pauline Judd (Gene), Pansy Barnett & Wanda Beck (David) all of Campbellsville, KY
2 brothers-in-law: Ronnel Lee Benningfield (Imogene) of Finley, KY; Jr. Benningfield (Juanita) of Campbellsville, KY
Several nieces, nephews and a host of other friends & relatives
 
Funeral Service: 11:00amET on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Rev. Brad Lauer officiating
 
Burial: Brookside Cemetery in Campbellsville, KY
 
Visitation: After 5:00pmET on Monday at the funeral home
 
Pallbearers: Scott Callison, Jeremy Benningfield, Ronnie Ray Benningfield, Gary Gupton, Steve Benningfield and William Feese
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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EVA SMITH, 87, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 

Eva P. Smith, 87, of Campbellsville, KY, daughter of the late Thomas Edward White and Clara Ida Wilson White, was born November 19, 1930 in Plainview, Texas.  She died at 4:45 P.M., Wednesday, November 14, 2018 in Campbellsville. 


Eva professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville Baptist Church.


She united in marriage to Bill Smith August 27, 1949.


Besides her husband, Bill Smith, she is survived by two sons and two daughters:  Fred Smith and wife, Diane and Beth Caler and husband, David of Campbellsville, Dr. Edward Smith and wife, Sharon of South Carolina and Rita Isbell and husband, Robert of Texas; nine grandchildren: James Robert Isbell and wife Monica, Shane Smith, Sharon Smith, Zachary Smith and wife, Gina, Caleb Smith and wife, Hailey, Jacob Smith, Joshua Smith and wife, Kaitlyn, Hannah Smith Haslam and husband Pete,  and Rachael Smith Lusco and husband, Brian; ten great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.


She was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Sarah Smith and two brothers and two sisters:  Paul White, William “Bill” White, Luna Pendleton and Eunice Baker.             

             

A memorial will be scheduled at a later date.

 

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

 

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EDWARD R. GORIN, 70, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 

Edward R. “Ed” Gorin, 70, of Campbellsville, son of the late T.J. Gorin, Jr. and Hazel Robertson Gorin, was born August 25, 1948, in Green County, Kentucky. He departed this life at 12:43 P.M., Thursday, November 15, in Clarksville, Indiana at the Wedgewood Rehab and Nursing Facility.

 

Ed loved the Lord and was a member of Beech Grove Baptist Church in Black Gnat. He served as Deacon, Treasurer and Sunday School teacher of the adult men’s class.

 

Ed worked at Fruit of the Loom for twenty seven and one-half years. He also drove a school bus in Green County and worked in the cafeteria at Taylor County High School. He farmed and raised Black Angus cattle and was a member of the Taylor County Cattlemen’s Association. He enjoyed being out on the tractor and talking with the Lord. He also served as magistrate in the fifth district for sixteen years and served on many committees. Ed was a member of the Taylor County Board of Education and truly enjoyed serving the citizens of Taylor County.

 

He united in marriage to Rebecca Altman January 22, 1968. He is survived by one son, Edward W. Gorin and wife, Janet of Greensburg; one granddaughter, Aubrey Grace Gorin of Greensburg; one brother, Maurice W. Gorin and wife, Lois of Campbellsville; one sister-in-law, Betty Joe Kurcbaum and husband, Morrie of Boca Raton, Florida; one nephew, Brett Gorin of Elizabethtown; one niece, Amanda Mattingly of Lebanon; two great nephews and three great- nieces, and many other relatives and friends.

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VISITATION:  4:00 - 8:00 P.M., Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home

 

FUNERAL SERVICE:   2:00 P.M., E.S.T., Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. James E. Jones, Bro. Larry Rowell and Richard Phillips

 

BURIAL:  Greensburg City Cemetery

 

EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO BEECH GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH BUILDING FUND, GIDEON BIBLES OR KOSAIR CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME

 

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ANDREW ALLEN, 32, KINGS MOUNTAIN

 

Andrew David Allen, 32, of Kings Mountain, KY passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Danville, KY on November 16, 1985 a son of Ronald Gregory Allen and Jacqueline Watts Allen.

 

Andrew was a Carpenter and a member of Grove Ridge Baptist Church.

 

Survivors: Companion Laura Wilson; 3 Children: Myles Carter Allen, Cooper Brooks Allen & Myla Kate Allen; Maternal Grandmother: Helen Jean Watts; aternal Grandparents: Thad and Lorene Allen

 

Preceding him in death was his Maternal Grandfather: Billie Watts

 

Visitation: 5:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M. Saturday, November 17, 2018 and after 9:00 A.M. Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel.

 

Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M. Sunday November 18, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Choe Sergent and Bro. Kevin Pittman officiating

 

Burial: Grove Ridge Cemetery

 

 

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GLENN JUDD JR., 80, SOMERVILLE, TN (FORMERLY OF RUSSELL CO.)

 
Glenn Judd, Sr., 80, of Somerville, TN (formerly of Russell County) died Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at his residence. He was born February 7, 1938 in Russell Springs, KY.
 
Glenn was employed as an aircraft mechanic for Federal Express. He was a member of the Santa Rosa, Florida Masonic Lodge # 57 and enjoyed restoring antique cars, and woodworking.
 
SURVIVORS
2 daughters: Glenda "Lynn" Judd Dudas (Michael) of Somerville, TN; Justyne Louise Hoogland (Dale) of Seward, AK
1 son: Glenn Judd, Jr. (Amanda) of Munford, TN
2 sisters: Brenda Carol Coner (Charles) of Nancy, KY; Mildred Ann Porter (Earl) of Guin, AL.
7 grandchildren
4 great-grandchildren
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 3:00pmCT at Peebles West Funeral Chapel at Oakland with Rev. Josh McClurkan officiating
 
Interment: Fayette County Memorial Park Cemetery on Hwy 64
 
Visitation: Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 6:00pm-8:00pmCT at Peebles West Funeral Chapel at Oakland & Sunday, November 18, 2018 from 1:00pm-3:00pmCT
 
The family requests that memorials be directed to Shiloh Unitred Methodist Church Building Fund, 2725 Yum Yum Road, Somerville, TN  38068
 
This obituary is a courtesy of Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs. 
 

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J R STREEVAL, 76, COLUMBIA

 
J R Streeval, 76, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY. He was born in Columbia, KY,  the son of the late John Edward Streeval & Versie Foster Streeval.
 
In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his wife Joan Willis Streeval on August 21, 1992 and by one daughter Linda Parker in 2015.
J R was employed by Warner Fertilizer in Columbia, KY for 46 years, retiring in June of 2018. He was a member of the Bloomington Chapel Brethren in Christ Church.
 
SURVIVORS:
Mother: Versie Foster Streeval of Columbia
2 sons: Jeff Streeval (Dorinda) of Columbia; Jerry Streeval (Romaine) of Somerset, KY 
3 daughters: Karen Streeval, Sandra Taylor, & Amanda Hand all of Columbia, KY 
Special friend: Janet Foster of Columbia, KY
2 brothers: Charlie (Ruth Ann) Streeval, Edward Streeval of Columbia, KY
5 sisters: Joyce (Alvin) Denton, Darlene (Lindon) Wray, Loretta (Billy) Turner, Connie (Paul) Reynolds, Annetta (Eddie) Burton all of Columbia, KY
16 grandchildren
24 great grandchildren
1 great great grandchild
Several nieces, nephews & a host of friends
 
 
Funeral Service: Saturday,  November 17, 2018 at 11:00amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Ralph Foster and Bro. Tony Streeval officiating
 
Visitation: After 3:30pmCT on Friday at the funeral home
 
Burial: Bearwallow Cemetery
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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MICHAEL HUGHES, 68, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 

Michael Hughes, 68, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Monday, November 12, 2018. He was born on Saturday, April 8, 1950 in Russell County, KY, a son of the late Leslie Ray Hughes and Reverend Lillie Francis Hughes of Russell Springs, KY who survives.
 
He was the owner of Mike's Pools. 
 
SURVIVORS
Wife: Linda Jasper Hughes, Russell Springs, KY
1 Daughter: Ann Michelle Bolin & husband Jason Scott, Bowling Green, KY  
1 Son: Timothy Michael Hughes & wife Tishanna Sullivan, Russell Springs, KY
1 Brother: Danny Hughes, Russell Springs, KY
5 Grandchildren: Jaci Grace Bolin, Jannah Hope Bolin, Abigail Faith Bolin, Amelia Charity Bolin and Lizah-
Ann Christine Hughes
Several nieces & nephews
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2:00pmCT at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY with Bro. Jason Scott Bolin officiating
 
Interment: Russell Springs City Cemetery, Lakeway Drive, Russell Springs, KY
 
Visitation: Sunday, November 18, 2018 from 10:00am-2:00pmCT at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel
 
Expressions of sympathy are suggested to take the form of a contribution to St. Judes Children's Hospital.
 
Pallbearers are: Gary Jasper, Scott Jasper, Roger Jasper, Jason Hughes, David Breeding, Rick Wimmer, Coty Roy

 

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JAMES JUNIOR HARMON, 78, GREEN CO.

 
James Junior Harmon, 78, of Green County, KY passed away Thursday in Ohio at the Maria-Joseph Nursing & Rehab Center
 
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Margie Ellen Vaughn Harmon of Green County
1 son: J.Dale Harmon of Tennessee
2 daughters & a son-in-law: Karen & Chad Breashears of Arkansas; Melissa Martin of Tennessee
6 Grandchildren: Mallory & husband Adam Hyman, Cody Harmon, of Bowling Green, Jacelyn & Bryan Bates of Virginia, Cameron Breashears, Maddox Breashears, both of Arkansas, and Jordan & Alisa Montgomery of Frankfort
3 sisters:  Mary Moss of Greensburg; Lizzie Mae Veach of Adair County; Rosella Bennett of Russell Springs
 
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Funeral Service: Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 2:00pmCT at the Mt. Gilead Baptist Church
 
Burial: Mt. Gilead Church Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 10:00amCT on Saturday at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church 
 
Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in charge of the funeral arrangements. 
 
Memorials are suggested to the James Harmon Memorial Fund for Mt. Gilead Baptist Church, which can be made at the church or funeral home.
 

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JAMES MATTHEW THOMPSON, 77, TAYLOR CO.

 
James Matthew Thompson, 77,  the son of the late Marvin and Ruth (Hash) Thompson, was born June 10, 1941 in Taylor County, KY and departed this life on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 in Elizabethtown at Elizabethtown Nursing and Rehab. 
 
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Elk Horn Baptist Church. He was a former insurance broker and served with the National Guard. He was an avid University of Kentucky Basketball fan and loved spending time with his grandchildren and playing a round of golf.
 
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by four sisters: Opal Miller, Judy Shuffett, Wanda Zane Thompson and Pauline Hedgespeth.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter & son-in-law: Jessica & Darren Casteel, Florida
1 grandson: Breyer Casteel, Florida
1 granddaughter: Brinkley Casteel, Florida
2 brothers: Donnie Thompson of Campbellsville; Floyd Thompson of Nashville
1 sister: Ann Strader of Campbellsville
A host of other relatives & friends
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11:30 A.M. in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home 
 
Burial: Zion Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 10:00 A.M. Saturday until time for the service
 

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STELLA DERRINGER, 72, CASEY CO. NATIVE

 

Stella Ruth Taylor Derringer, 72, of Martinsville, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018, at her residence. 

 

Born on January 31, 1946, in Casey County, Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late George Earl and Martha Taylor. Ruth was a homemaker. She enjoyed reading, doing puzzles and quilting. She was a member of Plano Baptist Church.

 

Ruth is survived by her husband, Billie Derringer, who she wed on March 12, 1966; two sons, Randy Derringer of Cloverdale, Indiana and Thomas Earl (and Jodey) Derringer of Clayton, Indiana; 2 grandchildren, Mike and Chris; 4 great-grandchildren, Brooklynn, Cameron, Bo and Thomas; 3 sisters, Anna Norfleet of Somerset, Sue (and James T.) Derringer of Martinsville, Indiana and Wanda (and Roger) Price of Stanford; and two brothers, Bill Taylor and Joe (and Judy) Taylor, both of Casey County.

 

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Taylor.

 

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

 

Burial will follow in Caney Fork Cemetery.

 

The family will receive friends from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

 

Pallbearers will be Chris Derringer, Shawn Miller, Kyle Miller, Justin Miller, Dallan Gibson and Mike Derringer.

 

Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.mckinneybrown.com.

 

 

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LARRY DEAN KIDD, 60, GREEN CO.

 
Larry Dean Kidd, 60, of Green County, KY passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY.
 
SURVIVORS
2 Daughters: Mairbeth Kidd and Hannah Kidd both of Green County
Mother: Carolyn Walker Kidd of Green County
1 Grandson: Cash Posey of Green County
Girlfriend: Pam Shreve of Union County
 
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Funeral Service: 11:00amCT on Thursday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home 
 
Burial: Aetna Grove Cemetery
 
Visitation: 4:00-8:00pmCT on Wednesday, November 15, 2018 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT on Thursday until time of the funeral service
 

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RHYMON "SHORTY" CLAYWELL, 79, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Rhymon “Shorty” Claywell, 79, of Russell Springs, KY died Monday, November 12, 2018 at 4:40 A.M. at the Russell County Hospital. He was born August 12, 1939, in Adair County, KY to the late Coy and Lucy Branham Claywell.  
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Gail Masi Claywell on March 7, 2017 and 3 brothers: Herbert, Donnie & Ralph Claywell. 
 
Shorty attended Victory Community Church and was a Supervisor at Fruit of the Loom for many years.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 sons – Rollin Claywell and wife Shaunah of Somerset, Jeff Claywell of Russell Springs
1 daughter – Theresa Hobbs and husband Tyrone of Corydon, Indiana
2 brothers – Russell Claywell of Arkansas and Lindell Claywell of Lexington
3 grandchildren – Landon Hobbs of Longview, Texas, Luke Claywell of Russell Springs, Isaac Claywell and wife Deah of Ft. Mitchell
1 great-grandchild – Gemma Hobbs
Several other relatives and friends
 
Funeral Service: Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Larry Wisdom, Bro. Rick Shelton and Bro. Gerald Reliford officiating
 
Burial: Fudge Cemetery in Breeding
 
Visitation: After 5:00 P.M. Wednesday
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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ROSE TARTER, 88, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Rose M. Tarter, 88, of Russell Springs, KY died Monday, November 12, 2018 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown, KY. She was born February 18, 1930 in Pekin, Illinois to the late Elba H. & Jewell White Jones.
 
Rose was a life long and active member of Russell Springs First Baptist Church. She was community spirited, having been active in many civic organizations including the Business & Professional Womens Club, which she also was named the 1981 BPW career woman of the year. She was a special edcuation teacher.
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred S. Tarter, and 2 sisters, Donita and Lemoyne Jones.
 
SURVIVORS:
3 children: Donna (Terry) Seaborn, Nicholasville, KY; Samuel Tarter and Fred (Mickie) Tarter, Russell Springs, KY
5 grandchildren: Beth Joseph, Olivia Naeberle, Lauren Schuhman, Joshua Tarter, Benjamin Tarter
12 great grandchildren
1 sister: Barbara Ellen (Wilb) Dabney, Richmond, KY
 
Funeral Service: 1:30pmCT on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Ryan Coffey, Bro. Jeff Griffin and Bro. Carroll Egnew officiating
 
Visitation: After 9:00amCT on Wednesday
 
Interment: Russell Springs City Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Joshua Tarter, Benjamin Tarter, Johnny Jones, Kevin Tarter, Trent Tarter, Wayne Medaris, Mark Dabney
 
Memorial contributions may be made to Russell Springs City Cemetery Fund or First Baptist Church Lottie Moon Christmas offering for foreign missionaries.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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LOUISE WILSON, 87, LIBERTY

 
Louise Wilson, 87, of Liberty, KY passed away on Friday, November 9, 2018 at the Casey County Hospital. She was born in Versailles, KY on June 3, 1931 a daughter of the late Chester Dunn Sr. and Catherine Poole Dunn.
 
Louise was the widow of Clyde Vell Wilson. She was a housewife and a member of First Baptist Church.
 
Besides her parents and spouse, she was preceded in death by 2 sons: Randall Allen Wilson and Bobby Lee Dunn and 2 daughters: Rita Louise Wilson and Mary Egbert.
 
SURVIVORS: 2 Sons: Wayne Wilson of Nicholasville, KY and Rodney Wilson of Liberty, KY; 4 Daughters: Wilma Middleton of Lancaster, KY, Alice Cross, Clydeen Campbell and Rebecca Wilson all Liberty; Several Grandchildren, Several Great Grandchildren & Great Great Grandchildren; 2 Sisters: Viola Frances Randall & Margaret Corn both of Lexington, KY.
 
Visitation: 6:00pm-9:00pmET on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel
 
Funeral Service: 1:00pmET on Monday, November 12, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jimmy Brown officiating
 
Burial: Jennie’s Chapel Cemetery
 

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RUBY CLARK, 94, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Ruby Clark, 94, of Campbellsville, KY, a daughter of the late Willie Matt Dudgeon and Eva Mae Carroll Dudgeon, was born November 8, 1924 in Taylor County, KY. She died at 5:10amET, Sunday, November 11, 2018 in Campbellsville.  
 
Ruby professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Pitman Valley Baptist Church. She was a homemaker and dairy farmer and was said to get more milk from her cows because she would sing to them. As a homemaker, she raised six sons and one daughter.
 
She united in marriage to Gordon Clark August 25, 1945 and he preceded her in death, June 4, 2006.
 
SURVIVORS: 1 daughter and 6 sons & their spouses: Mary & Tommy Cox, Gerald & Janet Clark, Gordon Ray & Faye Clark, Tommy & Sharon Clark, Ricky & Ruthetta Clark, and Timmie & Karen Clark, all of Campbellsville and Donald & Brenda Clark of Corbin; 10 grandchildren; 11 great- grandchildren; 2 step-great-grand-children;  special family friend, Jimmy Benningfield of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives & friends.
 
She was preceded in death by 1 granddaughter, Angela Clark Davis and 4 sisters and 2 brothers: Lottie Lewis, Grace Parker, Gladys Barnett, Gay Walters, Robert “Bob” Dudgeon and Raymond Dudgeon.
 
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VISITATION: 5:00-8:00pmET, Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
 
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00amET, Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Parrott &Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Bro. Dannie Nelson
 
BURIAL:  Green River Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GREEN RIVER MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY OR GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
 

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KATHY VOLPE, 74, COLUMBIA

 
Kathy Volpe, 74, of Columbia, KY (the Jones Chapel community) died Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green. She was born September 17, 1944, in Flushing, New York to the late Lawrence & Helen Wild Lundgren.
 
Kathy attended 3Trees Church and was a homemaker.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband of 55 years: Greg Volpe of Columbia, KY
2 sons: Lawrence John Volpe of Cartersville, GA; Patrick Scott Volpe of Columbia, SC
3 grandchildren: Anna, Zachary & Cody
 
The family has chosen cremation and services will be announced later.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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BETTY AUTERSON, 80, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Betty (Gosser) Auterson, 80, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018 at her residence. She was born on December 15, 1937 in Russell County, KY, a daughter of the late Leonard W. Gosser & Eliza Thornton Gosser.
            
She was a homemaker and owner of Tanfastic Tanning Salon in Russell Springs and attended Russell Springs First Baptist Church.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Clifford Auterson, Russell Springs, KY    
2 Daughters: Toni Skaggs, Russell Springs, KY; Tammy Hitner, Liberty, KY
2 Sisters: Janet Hornsby, Cincinnati, OH; Kay LaFavers, Greenwood, IN    
4 grandchildren
1 great-grandchild 
 
There will be no funeral service or visitation.
 
Wilson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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HERBERT ATWOOD, 80, STANFORD (CASEY CO. NATIVE)

 

Herbert Louis Atwood, 80, of Stanford, KY passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at home. Born November 5, 1938 in Liberty, KY to the late James “Pete” Atwood and Florence Sweeney Atwood.

 

He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp, a former member of the Army Reserves, and a retired employee of Allen Company where he worked as a truck driver. He was also a member of Watson Chapel Christian Church.

 

Survivors: 1 son, George Atwood (Jan) of Bethelridge, KY; a daughter, Terri Cochran of Liberty, KY; 1 step-daughter, Dee Terry of Stanford, KY; 1 sister, Lillian Smither (Ronnie) of Florida; 5 grandchildren, Jessica Campbell, Marcus Cochran, Celese Cochran, Ashley Barnes, and Wesley Jones; 4 step-grandchildren, Patrick Terry, Nicholas Jones, Brian Boyd, and Randy Boyd; three great-grandchildren, Wyatt Cecil Louis Campbell, Clayton Miller Barnes, and Connor Lee Barnett; 5 step-great-grandchildren, Aubrey Terry, Shayla Terry, Brooklyn Terry, Kimberly Roark, and Garrett Terry; several nieces and nephews

 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Lowell Atwood and Lucian Atwood; 3 sisters, Lucille Atwood, Lois Skaggs and Louise Lane; and 1 step-grandson, Kevin Terry.

 

Visitation will be Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford, KY from 5-8pmET

 

Funeral service will be 2pmET Sunday, November 11, 2018 at the funeral home with Jason Coulter officiating

 

Burial will follow at Wilson Ridge Cemetery in Liberty, KY

 

The family would like to thank Lincoln County EMS, Fire, and Rescue, Helping Hands, and Heritage Hospice for their support and care during this difficult time.

 

Casketbearers will be Wesley Jones, Marcus Cochran, Patrick Terry, Nicholas Jones, Mike Atwood, and Marion Atwood. Military rites will be provided by Casey County Honor Guard. 

 

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DENNIS HEDGESPETH, 58, GREEN CO.

 
Dennis "Hack" Hedgespeth, 58, of Green County, KY passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital in Greensburg.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 brother & sister-in-law: Roger & Pamela Hedgespeth of Greensburg
Longtime girlfriend: Carletta Wettier of Ohio
Nieces and Nephews: Jessica & Andy Plas of Ohio, Julia & Aaron Parrish, Jenna & John Perkins all of Greensburg, KY; Joseph & Amber Diederich of Pendleton, KY
 
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Funeral Service: Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 2:00pmCT at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home
 
Burial: Macedonia Cemetery 
 
Visitation: Friday, November 9, 2018 from 4:00-8:00pmCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT on Saturday until time of the funeral service
 
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form on donations to the family burial expenses, which can be made at the funeral home.
 

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BILLY ROWLAND, 44, HUSTONVILLE

 

Billy Cheyenne Rowland, 44, of Hustonville, KY passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at his residence. Born on September 11, 1974, in Danville, KY he was a son of Vickie (Tom Collins) McDonald Rowland and the late Larry Rowland.

 

Billy was an avid UK fan. He enjoyed playing cornhole, horseshoes and dancing. He loved spending time with his granddaughter. Billy was formerly a welder.

 

In addition to his mother, he is survived by a daughter, Ariel Hardesty of Danville; two sons, Austin (and Sam) Overstreet and Zachary Rowland, both of Hustonville; his partner, April Lawless of Hustonville; and four grandchildren, Camber, Haley, Trenton and Logan. He is also survived by a maternal grandmother, Mary Jo McDonald of Liberty; and a special nephew, Alex Lawless.

 

Billy is preceded in death by his parental grandparents, George and Helen Rowland; and a maternal grandfather, Freddie McDonald.

 

Funeral Service: Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Hershel Lawhorn officiating. The family is requesting that everyone wear UK or blue clothing at the funeral, in honor of Billy.

 

Burial: Thomas Ridge Cemetery

 

Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. on Friday, November 9, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home

 

Pallbearers will be Richard Stratton, Tim Hadley, Phillip Patterson, Jason Brackett, Richard Crawley and Peewee Lawless.

 

Honorary pallbearers will be Stephanie Key Estes, Tyler Patterson, Charles Lawless, Brian Crawley, Matt Crawley and Bobby Crawley.  

 

Arrangements for Mr. Billy Rowland are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.mckinneybrown.com.

 

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BILLY KARNES, 56, COLUMBIA

 
Billy Karnes, 56, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 8:12 A.M. at his home. Billy was born April 27, 1962 in Lincoln, IL. 
 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Osby Karnes, Sr. & Dorothy Price Karnes; one sister, Rose Marie Karnes; and one brother-in-law, Larry “NuNu” Nally.  
 
Billy was a United States National Guard Veteran, attended Hutchison Community Church and a former gas station attendant at Gate.    
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Vickie Dyer Karnes of Columbia
1 Son: Kendrick Rayburn of Columbia
1 Daughter – Kylie Rayburn of Russell Springs
2 GrandchIldren: Julian & Arabella Hammonds
1 Brother: Osby “Buddy” (Clemantine) Karnes, Jr. of Glensfork
3 Sisters: Nancy (John) Mann of Harrisonburg, VA, Angelina Nally of Springfield & Norma (Tim) Wiggington of Nancy
Father-in-law: Donnie Dyer of Columbia
Mother-in-law: Carolyn Dyer of Columbia
Several other relatives & friends
 
Graveside Service: Monday, November 12, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Bearwallow Cemetery with Bro. Larry Brown officiating
 
Burial: Bearwallow Cemetery with full military honors presented by VFW Post 6097
 
Visitation:Beginning at 10:30 A.M. at the cemetery
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

 

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ELMO FRANKLIN, 71, COLUMBIA

 
 
Elmo Franklin, 71, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at his residence. Born in the Flatwoods community of Adair County, KY, he was the son of the late Robert and Emma Spoon Franklin.  
 
Elmo was owner of Franklin Sanitation and a retired auto mechanic having worked for J. C. Montgomery and Tom Edwards.  
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Odean Marie Burton Franklin of Columbia
3 brothers: David Murphy (Jean) of Fairplay, Clurel “Doc” Murphy (Gail) and Martin Bryant both of Columbia
3 sisters: Maggie Grider and Dorothy Murphy both of Columbia and Lula Mae Franklin of Greensburg
2 sisters-in-law: Ann Murphy of Columbia and Carolyn Sue Satterfield of Carthage, TN
2 special nephews: Daniel Gadberry and his family, Betty, Hunter and Kodie of Glensfork, KY and Adam Grider and his wife Angel and son Landon of Sparksville, KY
Nieces and nephews: Tammy Hancock, Brenda Long (David), Tommie Lee Arnold (Chris) and Joeann Silcox (Boyd) all of Carthage, TN
His church family at Praise Assembly of God Church in Columbia, his Adanta T R family, A-Transportation family, his special fur baby family and a host of nieces, nephews and friends
 
In addition to his parents he was preceded by in death by a brother Robert Franklin, a sister Suzy Franklin and a brother-in-law Tony Grider.
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 2:00pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Pastor Bob McCann officiating
 
Visitation: 4:00pm-8:00pm at the funeral home
 
Burial: Bearwallow Cemetery
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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BETTIE LOU JUDD, 78, GREEN CO.

 
Betty Lou Judd, 78, of Green County,KY passed away Thursday at her home.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 sons and daughters-in-law:  Jim and Dana Judd of Green County, and Tim and Dina Judd of Paris, KY
4 grandchildren: Sara & Chris Wright, Tiffany & Jonathan Meadows, Michael & Joy Young all of Green County, Samantha & Jordan Fain of Winchester
3 great-grandchildren: Abrie Meadows, Liam Meadows & Dalton Young all of Green County
Sister-in-law and brother-in-law: Maurine Whitlow of Green County, and Curtis Judd of Campbellsville
 
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Funeral Service: Monday, November 12, 2018 at 10:00amCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg
 
Burial: Ladies Chapel Cemetery
 
Visitation: Sunday, November 11, 2018 from 3:00pm-8:00pmCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT on Monday until time of service
 

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MARGARET JEFFRIES, 88, LOUISVILLE (GREEN CO. NATIVE)

 
Margaret Jean Moran Jeffries, 88, of Louisville, KY (a native of Green County) passed away Wednesday in Louisville.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 sons and a daughter-in-law:  Barry & Gale Jeffries of Mammoth Cave; Kenneth G. Jeffries & fiance' Kathy Underwood of Louisville
6 grandchildren
15 great-grandchildren
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 11:00amCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home
 
Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery
 
Visitation: Saturday, November 10, 2018 beginning at 9:00amCT at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home until time of the funeral service
 
Memorials are suggested to the Oak Grove Cemetery, which can be made at the funeral home.

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ELIZABETH EMERSON, 82, LIBERTY

 

Elizabeth Hopper Emerson, 82, of Liberty, KY passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at her residence. Born on September 25, 1936, in Casey County, KY, she was a daughter of the late Ruel and Maude Davenport Hopper.

 

Elizabeth was a member of South Fork Separate Baptist Church. She loved cooking, quilting, sewing, gardening and working on the farm.

 

SURVIVORS:

Husband, Killis Emerson, who she wed on September 6, 1952

2 daughters: Wanda (Bill) Whited and Kathie (Donnie) Poff, both of Liberty

1 son: Russell (Peggi) Emerson of New Richmond, Ohio

4 grandchildren

10 great-grandchildren

1 great-great-grandchild

1 sister: Eva Ruth Weir of Vincennes, Indiana

 

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Arvis Hopper.

 

Funeral Service: Friday, November 9, 2018 at 11:00amET at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Troy Coffey officiating

 

Burial: South Fork Cemetery

 

Visitation: 5:00pm-8:00pmET on Thursday, November 8, 2018 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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SHIRLEY BLAND, 82, LIBERTY

 

Shirley Bland, 82, of Liberty, KY passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018 at the Jean Waddle Care Center. She was born in Liberty, KY on December 10, 1935 a daughter of the late James and Bertha Fair Helm.

 

Shirley was the widow of Phillip Dean Bland who passed away on December 25th, 1996.

 

Shirley was retired from General Electric.

 

SURVIVORS:

1 Daughter: Diana (Timothy) Bove of Cincinnati, OH

1 Son: Larry Dean Lisa) Bland of Liberty

4 Grandchildren

1 Great Grandchild

1 Sister: Hazel Henson of Danville

1 Brother: Glen Helm of Liberty

 

Preceding her in death besides her parents and spouse was Seven Siblings.

 

Visitation: Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 12:00pmET at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel

 

Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M. Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Larry Cochran officiating

 

Burial: Whited Cemetery

 

 

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EVELINE BURRIS SQUIRES, 88, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
Eveline Burris Squires, 88, of Campbellsville, KY died Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at the Campbellsville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Campbellsville, KY.  Born in Adair County she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Nonie Roach Burris and wife of the late Roy Alfred Squires.  
 
Mrs. Squires was a member of the Jesus Name Church and loved flowers, gardening and cooking for her family.
 
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a brother Carl Burris and five sisters Josephine Burris, Eldie Ervin, Ernestine Brown and two infant sisters.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 son: Earl Lee Squires of Campbellsville, KY
1 daughter: Shirley Ann Hoover of Columbia, KY
6 grandchildren: Rita Jones (Nick) of Columbia, Loretta Simmons (James) of Campbellsville, KY, Craig Seale (Jamie) of Columbia; Nicole Shaw (Scott) of Campbellsville, KY, Scott Hoover (Jill) of Russell Springs, KY and Marquita Squires (Fiancé Chet Lock) of Campbellsville, KY
12 great grandchildren 
Several nieces & nephews
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 1:00pmET at the Jesus Name Church at 80 Tabernacle Rd., Campbellsville, KY 
 
Burial: Tabernacle Church Cemetery
 
Visitation: Friday from 5:00pm-8:00pmET at the Jesus Name Church 
 
Clergy officiating will be Elder Rueal Boils, Elder Jimmy Sharp and Elder Ronnie Gowen. Pallbearers will be Randall Burris, Jeremy Burris, Greg Keith, Terry Jeffries, Jimmy Squires, Hunter Keith and Cameron Keith.
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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JIMMIE DALE GRIDER, 73, ADAIR CO.

 
Jimmie Dale Grider, 73, of Adair County, KY died Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown, KY. He was born February 18, 1945 in Adair County to the late Lawson & Lucille Calhoun Grider.
 
Jimmie was a farmer.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 sisters: Sue Blair, Russell Springs; Linda Grider, Russell Springs
3 brothers: Larry Grider, Russell Springs; Kenneth Grider, Ohio; Dennis Grider, Ohio
A host of nieces & nephews 
 
Funeral Service: Friday, November 9, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Phillip Miller officiating
 
Visitation: Friday from 11:00am-1:00pmCT
 
Interment: Providence Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: David Hammond, Eddie Bell, Austin King, Shannon Mann, Ronald Blair, Shane Blair
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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ORIS MURRELL, 86, COLUMBIA

 
Oris Murrell, 86, of Columbia, KY died Monday, November 5, 2018 at 4:00 A.M. at the T.J. Health Columbia Emergency Room. He was born February 23, 1932 in Adair County to the late Leonard & Jennie Propes Murrell.  
 
Mr. Murrell was a farmer.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Millie Wheat Murrell of Columbia
1 Son: Oris Murrell, Jr. & his wife Della of Columbia
1 Daughter: Janet Brock & her husband Kenny of Columbia
7 Grandchildren, 18 Great-Grandchildren & 1 Great-Great-Grandchild
 
Funeral Service: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Michael Helm officiating
 
Burial: Columbia Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 4:00pmCT on Tuesday
 
Casket Bearers: Eric Helm, Mark Yarberry, Zach Morgan, Isaiah Morgan, Jimmy Helm & Marcus Yarberry
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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DAVID INGRAM ALLEN, 56, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 
David Ingram Allen, 56, of Campbellsville, KY passed peacefully from this life on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at his home.  He was born on September 13, 1962 to the late Thomas and Aileen (Hedgespeth) Allen.
 
Mr. Allen professed faith in Christ and was a member of Salem Baptist Church. He was a former employee of Beams Grocery and Thrift Bargain Center, and had continued his mother’s Avon route after her passing. He was a well-respected man in the 1st District, and worked many years as a polling clerk in his precinct. He enjoyed collecting Indian artifacts and old money, and took many a leisurely walk through the woods enjoying God’s creation.
 
SURVIVORS:
4 siblings: Brian Allen, Regina Thompson and husband Freddy, Shelia Warren, and Letha Davidson, all of Campbellsville
1 aunt: Kathryn Garnett of Campbellsville
2 uncles: James Hedgespeth and Donald Underwood, both of Campbellsville
2 Nieces and 1 nephew: Natalie Hall, Nathan Thompson & Courtney Mikel
1 great-nephew: Oliver Mikel
Cousin: James Ray Hedgespeth of Campbellsville
Several other family members and friends
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Mt. Carmel Church Rd, Campbellsville, KY with Bro. Freddy Thompson officiating
 
Burial: Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Visitation: The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday, Nov. 6, from 11:00amET until time for the service.
 
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of Gideon Bibles or donations to Hosparus of Green River. Those can be made in person at the church during visitation, or online anytime through the “How Can I Help” tab on the front page of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home website.
 

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JIMMY TAPSCOTT, 68, LIBERTY

 

Jimmy Tapscott, 68, of Liberty, KY passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at his home. Born August 3, 1950 in Casey County, KY, he was a son of the late James and Bertha Long Tapscott. 

 

Jimmy was a retired machine operator for ATR Wire and Cable. He was saved and baptized in the Christian faith. Jimmy loved driving his cars, riding his motorcycles, and hanging out at McDonalds. 

 

SURVIVORS: 1 son, Michael Tapscott and fiancé, April Mullins, of Danville; 1 sister, Rose Peyton of Liberty; 4 brothers, Otis Tapscott, Shirley Tapscott, and Ronnie (Debbie) Tapscott all of Liberty, and Oval (Brenda) Tapscott of Campbellsville; 2 grandsons, Lane & Brady.

 

In addition to his parents, Jimmy was preceded in death by a brother, Howard Long. 

 

Funeral Service: 2:00pmET on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Brother Gale Durham officiating

 

Burial: Tapscott Cemetery

 

Visitation: 10:00am-2:00pmET on Tuesday at the funeral home

 

Pallbearers: Chris Bryant, Lane Tapscott, Brady Tapscott, Danny Tapscott, Chris Tapscott, & Greg Tapscott

 

Honorary pallbearers: Cecil Hatter, Melvin Cravens and Jack Richardson

 

Jimmy’s arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with an online guestbook available at www.mckinneybrown.com.

 

 

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ADA MAE WILCOXSON, 89, GREENSBURG

 
Ada Mae Wilcoxson, 89, of Greensburg, KY passed away Sunday in Louisville.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter and son-in-law: Carla and Mike Risen of Tennessee
1 sister-in-law: Susie Paxton of Greensburg
2 grandchildren: Daniel & Rachel Risen; Sarah & Merrick Aiken of Tennessee
1 great-grandchild: Braxton Hollis Merrick of Tennessee
 
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Funeral Service: 12:00 NoonCT on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home 
 
Burial: Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Visitation: 4pm-7pmCT on Tuesday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT on Wednesday 
 
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Greensburg United Methodist Church, which can be made at the funeral home.

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JANE P. SMITH, 63, JAMESTOWN

 
Jane P. Smith, 63, of Jamestown, KY passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018 in Jamestown. She was born in Paducah, KY on March 2, 1955 a daughter of the late Mary (Bates) and Russell Pierce.
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Christopher Shane Bicknell.
 
Jane was a retired Administrative Secretary at the Russell County Board of Education.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Dr. Henry Smith, of Jamestown, KY
2 daughters: Lauren (Phillip) Lowery, of Jamestown, KY; Kassi Bicknell, of Versailles, KY
1 brother: Scott (Brenda) Pierce, of Jamestown, KY
1 granddaughter:  Madeline Jane Lowery
 
Funeral Service: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 2:00pmCT at Friendship Baptist Church, 5448 E. Hwy 80, Russell Springs, KY with Pastor Mark Hale officiating
 
Visitation: After 11:00amCT on Wednesday at the church
 
Burial: Smith Memorial Cemetery in Russell Springs, KY
 
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown in charge of arrangements.
 

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REV. LUTHER GARVIN BLAKEY, 94, JAMESTOWN

 
Rev. Luther Garvin Blakey, 94, of Jamestown, KY died Friday, November 2, 2018 at his home. He was born December 11, 1923 in Russell County to the late Lawrence & Bertie Hadley Blakey.
 
He was a Minister, a Veteran of US Army and a member of Jamestown Wesleyan Church.
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Reba Edith Stearns Blakey; a brother, Wesley Blakey; 5 sisters, Enola Wheat, Noma Holt, Nona Blakey, Nadine Loy, Exona Bloyd
 
SURVIVORS:
7 children: David F. (Vickie) Blakey, Russell Springs; Lonnie Blakey, Jamestown; Gary (Mary) Blakey, Jamestown; Dennis (Dana) Blakey, Russell Springs; Keith (Gina) Blakey, Jamestown; Jr. (Deidre) Blakey, Jamestown; Belinda (Bill) Hoover, Jamestown
13 grandchildren
13 great grandchildren
2 sisters: Irene Knight, Jamestown; Evelyn Phelps, Columbia
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 10:00amCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Stanley Watson officiating
 
Visitation: Monday from 5:00-8:00pmCT and after 8:00amCT on Tuesday
 
Interment: Blakey Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Micah Blakey, Phillip Blakey, Brandon Blakey, Derek Blakey, Dancy Blakey, Scott Hoover, Jason Hoover, Barrett Blakey
 
Memorials suggested to Hospice of Lake Cumberland, Gideons International or Blakey Cemetery. These can be made at the funeral home.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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EDITH ANN ROY, 98, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Edith Ann Roy, 98, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Friday, November 2, 2018 at her residence. She was born on Saturday, August 21, 1920 in Russell County, KY a daughter of the late Dan Henry Roy & Ida Roy Swanson.
 
She was homemaker and member of Pine Grove United Baptist Church.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 Daughter: Mavadene Harris, Russell Springs, KY
1 Son: Jerry D. Roy & wife Paula, Russell Springs, KY
4 grandchildren
4 great grandchildren
5 great-great grandchildren
3 great-great-great grandchildren
 
 
Funeral Service: 1:00pmCT on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY with Bro. Larold Gosser officiating
 
Visitation: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 10:00am-1:00pmCT at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel
 
Interment: Pine Grove Cemetery, Highway 3525, Russell Springs, KY
 

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JIMMIE DEAN JOHNSON, 63, COLUMBIA (FORMERLY OF RUSSELL CO.)

 
Jimmie Dean Johnson, 63, of Columbia, KY (formerly of Russell Co) died Thursday, November 1, 2018 at his home. He was born April 24, 1955 in Russell County to the late Garlin & Velma Jane Ford Johnson.
 
He was a construction worker and a member of Clear Springs Missionary Baptist Church.
 
Jimmie was preceded in death by a son, Roger Dean Johnson and a brother, Leonard Garlin Johnson
 
SURVIVORS:
3 children: Keith (Alicia) Johnson, Russell Springs; Jennifer (Josh) Jones, Jamestown, Ky; Kevin (Brandi) Johnson, Plainfield, IN
20 grandchildren
3 great grandchildren
1 brother: Bobby Roger (Vivian) Johnson, Columbia
4 sisters: Judy (Floyd) Back, Jamestown; Diana (J.C.) McFarland, Russell Springs; Sheba Wooldridge, Russell Springs; Lana (Roger) Wheat, Russell Springs
 
Funeral Service: Monday, November 5, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel
 
Visitation: Sunday, November 4, 2018 from 4:00-8:00pmCT and after 8:00amCT Monday
 
Interment: Bernard Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Keith Johnson, Kevin Johnson, Josh Jones, Isaac Johnson, Joey McFarland, & Nathaniel Luttrell
 
Honorary Pallbearers: Isaiah Johnson, Jack Johnson
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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EARL PORTER MCCOY, 90, BURKESVILLE

 
Earl Porter McCoy, 90, of Burkesville, KY passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018, at Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, KY. He was born in Muhlenberg County, KY on October 7, 1928 the son of Elmer and Euvie (Porter) McCoy. 
 
He was of Christian faith, a member of Burkesville First Christian Church, a U. S. Army Veteran, owner of McCoy Chevrolet, and a lifelong farmer. 
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Harold McCoy, Stanford McCoy, Virgil B. McCoy, sisters, Elnora Scott, Lila Craig, brothers-in-law, Yule Grider, Vernon Grider, J. B. Grider, Shelley Grider, Allen William Grider, Johnny Kearns, Bobby Brummett, Randy Gibson, and sisters-in-law, Dorothy Grider, Nadine Grider, Mary Elizabeth Grider. 
 
SURVIVORS: 
Wife, Margaret “Cricket” (Grider) McCoy of Burkesville, KY
2 daughters: Janet (Johnny) Kinslow of Glasgow, KY; Karen (Duane) Rector of Smiths Grove, KY
3 Brothers-in-law: Albert (Dimple) Grider of Columbia, KY; James Grider of Burkesville, KY; Jessie (Brenda) Grider of Burkesville, KY
3 Sisters-in-law: Kathleen Kearns of Anderson, IN; Louise Brummett of Burkesville, KY; Dottie Gibson of Burkesville, KY
Several nieces & nephews 
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 2:00pmCT in Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY
 
Burial: Burkesville Cemetery 
 
Visitation: Saturday, November 3, 2018 after 5:00pmCT until the funeral hour on Sunday
 
Norris-New Funeral Home is honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.

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CHARLOTTE LOUISE CASE, 91, GREEN CO.

 
Charlotte Louise Case, 91, of Green County, KY was born on March 10, 1927 and departed this life on Wednesday, October 21, 2018 at her home in Green County. 
 
She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Greensburg Baptist Church. She was a retired school teacher after 40 plus years of teaching, a member of the Retired Teachers Association, and a member of the Green County Library Board.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter & son-in-law: Patrice & Raymond Davis of Green County
4 grandchildren
7 great-grandchildren
A host of other relatives & friends
 
She was also preceded in death by a sister.
 
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Private Funeral Service: 1:00pmCT, Monday, November 5, 2018 at the Louisville Memorial Gardens West Cemetery Chapel, Dixie Highway, Louisville, KY
 
Burial: Louisville Gardens West
 
Public Visitation: 8:30am-10:30amCT, Monday, November 5, 2018 at  Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home
 
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested to the Angel Tree Program, which can be made at the funeral home.
 
For online condolences log onto: www.cowherdandparrott.com 
 
HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Bryan Houston, Ryan Houston, Anthony Farrior, Leon Davis, Harvey Hunt, Kylie Farrior, and Lillie Farrior
 

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ELSIE DYER, 73, BURKESVILLE

 
Elsie (Thrasher) Dyer, 73, of Burkesville, KY passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, KY.  She was born in Cumberland County, KY on September 29, 1945 the daughter of Hershel B. and Bessie Lorene (Groce) Thrasher. 
 
She was a member of Dutch Creek Church of the Lord Jesus Christ and a Seamstress for Sutton Shirt Corporation. 
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Christopher Dyer, brothers, Lonnie Bee Thrasher and Stanley Earl Thrasher. 
 
SURVIVORS: Husband, Mervin Lee Dyer, whom she wed Saturday, December 21, 1963; 1 son, Dougie Dyer; Siblings: Delcie Jane (Larry) Dyer, Vellas (David) Arms, Stella (Gayron) Scott, Frankie (Teina) Thrasher, all of Burkesville, KY, Della (Scott) Delaney of Cookeville, Tennessee, Lesa Thrasher, Jody (Allen) Humphrey, both of Burkesville, KY; 1 granddaughter, Adrienne Nicole Dyer; 1 great-grandson, Christopher Alan Young; Special friend, Edgar Vega of Burkesville, KY 
 
Funeral Service: Friday, November 2, 2018 in Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY with Bro. Ronnie Pitcock officiating. Memories and reflections were shared by Bro. Bob Thrasher
 
Burial: Perkins Cemetery in Cumberland County
 
Casket Bearers: Dougie Dyer, David Arms, Rickey Arms, Roger Dyer, Bruce Groce, and Nick Thrasher
Honorary Casket Bearers: Scott Delaney, Donnie Dyer, Larry Dyer, Allen Humphrey, Mark Poole, Frankie Thrasher, Mike Thrasher, and Gayron Scott
 
Norris-New Funeral Home was honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.

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EDITH DELORES WILCHER, 87, LIBERTY

 

Edith Delores Wilcher, 87, of Liberty, KY passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at  Casey County Hospital. She was born in Liberty, KY on January 27, 1931 a daughter of the late Charlie and Mary Etta Campbell Hogue.

 

Delores was the widow of Charles Ray Wilcher who passed away on October 16, 1995. She was also preceded in death by 2 sons: Michael Wilcher and Larry Wilcher, 4 brothers: Marvin Hogue, Charles Hogue Jr., J.W. Hogue and Murrell Hogue and 2 sisters: Mary Helen Wethington and Rebecca Lay.

 

Delores was a former bookkeeper for Liberty Housing Authority.

 

SURVIVORS:

1 Daughter: Carla Renee Wilcher of Liberty

3 Grandchildren

6 Great Grandchildren

Her dogs: Jaci & Roxi

 

Visitation: 6:00 P.M. till 9:00 P.M. Friday, November 2, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel and after 11:00 A.M. Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the First Baptist Church

 

Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M. Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the First Baptist Church

 

Burial: Glenwood Cemetery

 

 

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TOMMY LEE GRISSOM, 54, EDMONTON

 
Tommy Lee Grissom, 54, of Edmonton, KY was born August 28, 1964 in Glasgow, KY to Raymond and Myrtie Olson Grissom. Tommy passed away Monday, October 29, 2018 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green after a lengthy illness.  
 
Raised in Metcalfe County, he attended Edmonton Elementary and Metcalfe County High School. Raised on a farm his junior year, he got his first job at Big Y Cee Bee and worked for Bill Rush and Novella Hamilton for 6 1/2 years. After the store was sold, he got a job at Cavanah IGA owned by Dallas and Barbara Cavanah and remained there for almost 10 years when the store was sold to Paul and Tana Shade. While continuing to work for Paul and Tana for the next 10 years, he got Meat Manager of Year in 2005.     
 
Tommy was a member of the Edmonton Baptist Church and was very active in the church doing whatever he could do for the church and others.  
 
Tommy was preceded in death by his only sister, Bonnie Grissom and his father and mother in law, Junior and Ethel Fields.    
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Debbie, whom he'd been married to for 30 years
3 sons & daughter in laws: Jeremey & Anna Fields, Stephen & Tabitha Grissom and Justin & Sarah Grissom all of Edmonton
Parents: Raymond and Myrtie Grissom of Edmonton
3 brothers & sister in laws: Lonnie & Dee Grissom, Tony & Robin Grissom and Billy Joe & Sasha Grissom all of Edmonton
5 grandchildren: Zackary Wayne & Wyatt Lee Fields,  Jonathan, Noah & Peyton Grissom
Special friends: Barbara Cavanah & Garland VanZant
Special aunt: Mary Hall 
Special niece: Riley Jo Grissom 
Several other nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles & cousins
 
At Tommy's request, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family burial fund at Butler Funeral Home
 
Funeral Service: Friday, November 2, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton 
 
Burial: Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens
 
Visitation: 3:00pm-8:00pmCT on Thursday and after 9:00amCT on Friday at the funeral home
 

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BRO. CLEVELAND JOHNSON, 87, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Bro. Cleveland Grant Johnson, 87, of Russell Springs, KY died Thursday, November 1, 2018 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown. He was born June 18, 1931 in Russell County to the late Leslie & Sylpha Hopper Johnson.
 
He pastored Clear Springs Missionary Baptist Church for 44 years.
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Alouise Wilson Johnson and a brother, Alden Johnson.
 
SURVIVORS:
5 children: Karen (Lloyd) Anglin, Jamestown; Rex (Becky Jo) Johnson, Russell Springs; Billy Joe Johnson, Russell Springs; Kim W. (Pam) Johnson, Shepherdsville, Ky; Cindy (Derrick) Wooten, Somerset, Ky
9 grandchildren: Dr. Anthony Wayne (Kenna) Grant, Sarah Johnson (Ryan) Stephens, Hannah Johnson (Jamie) England, Rebecca Johnson (Chase) Skaggs, Jenny Johnson (Kevin) Frank, Lacey Johnson (Derek) Terry, Erica Sky Wooten, Wyatt Dirk Wooten, Syndey Johnson
7 great grandchildren: Riley Grant, Linsey Grant, Lauren Grant, Callie Terry, Collin Terry, Ellie Wooten, Lydia Skaggs
3 sisters: Meredith Hopper, Eudell Wilson & Arbodella Clifford all of Russell Springs, KY
1 brother: Argust (Cree) Johnson of Nancy, KY
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at the Clear Springs Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. Melvin Sisson and Bro. Josh Owens officiating
 
Visitation: Friday, November 2, 2018 from 5:00-8:00pmCT at the church and after 9:00amCT on Saturday
 
Burial: Salem Cemetery
 
Special Music: Clear Springs Choir and Grandchildren
 
Pallbearers: Larry Bennett, Darris Bennett, Mike Foley, Wyatt Wooten, Anthony Grant, Riley Grant
 
Honorary Pallbearers: All Preachers
 
The family requests memorials to Gideons International. These can be made at the church or funeral home.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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CHESTER FRANKLIN, 87, INDIANA (FORMERLY OF COLUMBIA)

 
Chester Franklin, 87, of Franklin, KY (formerly of Columbia, KY) died Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 7:20 A.M. at the Franklin-Simpson Nursing & Rehab. He was born February 25, 1931 in Adair County to the late Dempsey & Lula Neat Franklin. 
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Timothy Franklin.  
 
He was a former employee of Clark Casual Manufacturing in Greensburg and a farmer.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife – Louise Coffey Franklin of Bowling Green
3 Sons – Larry, David & Tony Franklin all of Columbia
1 Daughter – Delores Vance of Columbia
1 Stepson – Sam Coffey, Jr. of Bowling Green
1 Stepdaughter – Kathy Daulton of Goodlettsville, TN
2 Brothers – Howard Franklin of Columbia & Herbert Franklin of Edmonton
14 Grandchildren, 12 Great-Grandchildren, 3 Step-Grandchildren & 4 Step-Great-Grandchildren
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Junior Holmes officiating
 
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 9:00 A.M. Saturday
 
Casket Bearers – Josh Franklin, Anthony Franklin, Johnathon Franklin, David Franklin, Larry Dudley & Thomas Campbell
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
 

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WILLARD PRITCHARD, 78, ADAIR CO.

 
Willard Pritchard, 78, of the Glens Fork community of Adair County, KY died Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 8:00amCT at his home after a short illness. 
 
Willard was an active member of the Columbia Christian Church. Along with his wife and family, he served the Lord faithfully as a missionary and member of Wycliffe Bible Translators for 23 years. After returning to the United States, he became a funeral director for 15 years in Kentucky and Texas. After retirement, he moved to Kentucky and worked at Wal Mart until 2016. 
 
Willard was born November 10, 1939 in San Bernadino, CA, the son of the late Willard and Kathern King Pritchard.
 
SURVIVORS
Wife: Marsha Pritchard of Glens Fork, KY 
3 daughters: Carol Klingberg (Mark) of Glens Fork,  KY  Sharon Sinarahua of Carol Springs, Illinois and Linda Pritchard of Ft. Worth, Texas
1 brother: George Pritchard (Vicki) of Prescott Valley, Arizona, sister in law Darlene Pritchard of Houston, Texas
6 grandchildren: Andrew Klingberg (Amanda), Erik Klingberg (Danielle) Kurt Klingberg (Brittany) Emily Keltner (Ethan), Hannah and Nathan Sinaurhua
8 Great-grandchildren: Joseph, Dayton, Alex, Hillary, Benson, Elayna, Noah, Levi 
Several other relatives & friends 
 
Funeral Service: 10:00amCT on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Terry White officiating
 
Burial: Grant Cemetery at Glens Fork
 
Visitation: After 3:30pmCT Friday at the funeral home
 
Pallbearers: Andrew, Erik and Kurt Klingberg, Nathan Sinarahua, Ethan Keltner, Tyler Solum
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to Gideon’s International: https://www.gideons.org/donate or Galilean Children’s Home: http://www.galileanhome.org/donate
 

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MARIE COTTRELL, 92, SUMMERSVILLE

 
Marie Cottrell, 92, of Summersville, KY passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at her home.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter: Teresa Arrington of Summersville
4 step-children: Danny Cottrell, Mike & wife Cindy Cottrell, Debbie Snow & Leann Burton
2 brothers & sisters-in-law: Ray & Judy Bledsoe; Irvin & Sherrie Bledsoe
7 grandchilden, 14 great-grandchildren, and 25 great-great-grandchildren
Several step-grandchildren & step-great-grandchildren
 
Funeral Service: 11:00amET on Saturday and the Advantage Funeral Home - Hardy Chapel on Dixie Hwy in Louisville
 
Burial: Bethany Memorial Cemetery
 
Visitation: 3:00-8:00pmET and after 9:00amET on Saturday at Advantage Funeral Home - Hardy Chapel
 
For more information you may call the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.

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