EDMONTON — Hartzell Branstetter, 88, of Edmonton, died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at NHC in Glasgow. Funeral arrangements are incomplete but will be under the direction of Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton.
GLASGOW — Keith Bybee, 74, of Glasgow, died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, peacefully at home after a long battle with cancer.
Born in Detroit, Mich., he was a son of the late Willie and Rovene Fisher Bybee. Keith was a former barber and an employee of Sorenson Mfg. He was a veteran serving in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Conflict and was a member of First Freewill Baptist Church at Pritchardsville. He was a master Mason and was also a commissioned colonel on the governor’s staff by the governor of Kentucky and twice colonel on the Tennessee governor’s staff. Both commissions were for public service with his son Anthony “Tony” Bybee and grandson Dylan Bybee.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Joanne Hodges Bybee; two sons, Richard Bybee (Mandy) and Anthony Keith “Tony” Bybee; two daughters, Martha Skaggs (Lynn) and Lesa Depp Defilippo (Aaron), all of Glasgow; four grandchildren, Dylan Bybee, Weston Keith Depp, Sarah Skaggs and Samuel Keith Bybee, all of Glasgow; and two brothers, Richard A. Bybee (Jean), of Glasgow, and Ronald Bybee (Jane), of Scottsville.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in White Cemetery with military honors provided by D.A.V. Chapter 20 of Glasgow. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Monday.
David A. Furlong
BOWLING GREEN — David A. Furlong, 83, of Bowling Green, passed peacefully Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, surrounded by his loved ones.
The Barren County native was a son of the late E.E. Furlong and Opal Snoddy Furlong and was preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, Emery Furlong and Musie. He was a Dean’s milk distributor, a Navy veteran, member of Lehman Avenue Church of Christ, the Plum Springs representative on the City County Planning Commission for more than 35 years and was active in several civic and community activities.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 61 years, Laverne Smith Furlong; son, Allan Furlong (Joni); daughter, Joyce Furlong; six grandchildren, Sherry Simpson (Randy), Chris Furlong (Robin), Charla Lindbloom (Scott), Kayla Johnson (Shedrick), Kalan Brown (Fallon), Eliah Furlong; seven great-grandchildren, Trevor, Seth, Mallory, Madalyn, Lindsey, Ethan and Will; two brothers, Maurice Furlong, of Glasgow, and Wayne Furlong (Louise) of Strausburg, VA; and two sisters, Helen McCandless and Nadaine Brown (J.T.), both of Glasgow
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel with burial in Bowling Green Garndes. Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.