Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

November 20, 2013

Obituaries: Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013

Staff report
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Charles E. Rogers

SPRINGHILL, Tenn. – Charles E. Rogers, 78, of Springhill, Tenn., died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at his residence in Springhill, Tenn.  

Born in Barren County, he was the son of the late Raymond and Wilma Lloyd Rogers. He was a construction worker having worked for James Norris Gray Construction and Ernest Simpson Construction and was a U.S. Army veteran.

Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Arlene Blakeway Rogers of Springhill, Tenn.; two daughters, Susan Gates of Mebane, N.C., and Gena Rogers of Springhill, Tenn.; two grandchildren, Jennifer Roberts and Kristi Hiott of North Carolina; four great-grandchildren; one grand dog Maki; two sisters, Margie Lyons (husband Bill), and Martha Phipps (husband Butch), both of Glasgow; four nephews and nieces; and a brother-in-law, Fred Skipworth of Tennessee.  

He was preceded in death by a sister, Ruth Skipworth, and a nephew, Freddie Dale Skipworth Jr.

 A memorial service will be conducted Saturday, Nov. 23, at 2 p.m. at Trinity Nazarene Church on Lexington Drive. Visitation will be at the church Saturday from 10 a.m. until time for the service.  

A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is assisting the family.


SILVER SPRING, Md. – Joseph F. Hishmeh, 78, of Silver Spring, Md., died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at Holy Cross Hospital in Maryland. Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of The Caves Catholic Church in Horse Cave with burial to follow in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery.

GLASGOW – Reba C. Houchens, 94, of Glasgow, and formerly of Cooktown, died Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Caney Fork Cemetery.

CHESTERFIELD, Va. – Mary Martin Patterson, 51, of Chesterfield, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. The family will receive friends on Thursday at 4 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 7151 Belmont Road, Chesterfield, Va. 23832 for a memorial service with a gathering to follow. Morrissett Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family with arrangements.

ROCKY HILL – Frank Prather Jr., 83, of Rocky Hill, died Monday, Nov.18, 2013, at Hospice House of Southern Kentucky. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Rocky Hill Baptist Church with burial in Rocky Hill Cemetery.