Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

October 4, 2012

Obituaries: Oct. 5, 2012

Staff reports
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Joyce Cassady Chism

CAVE CITY — Joyce Cassady Chism, 66, of Cave City, passed away at Glenview Nursing Home in Glasgow, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012.

The Louisville native was the daughter of the late William Bennie “W.B.” Cassady and the late Maevonia Doyle Cassady. She loved working with children and was a school teacher for many years. She worked as the librarian at Glasgow Christian Academy for the past six years.

Her hometown was Park City. She was a member of Cave City Tabernacle and The Eagle’s Nest.

She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Wilbur T. Chism Jr., of Cave City. She was the mother of two sons, W.T. Chism III (Teresa) of Bowling Green, and Benjamin Chism (Angela) of Park City, and one daughter, Meribeth Harmon (John) of Summer Shade; grandmother of four, Merileigh Dees, Cahshia Chism, Cohen Chism and Savannah Harmon. She is also survived by one brother, Billy Cassady (Hope) of Park City, and two sisters, Marilyn Cassady of Bowling Green and Paula Cassady of Louisville.

She loved her family and they will miss her so much.

Visitation is noon to 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Patton Funeral Home, Park City Chapel. The funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Patton Funeral Home, Park City Chapel with burial in Evergreen Cemetery.



Marcella Vibbert Dodson

SUMMER SHADE – Marcella Vibbert Dodson, 61, of Summer Shade, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at the Monroe County Medical Center.

She was a daughter of the late Thomas and Era Elmore Vibbert and a member of Cedar Flat Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by her husband, Morris Dodson; three sons, Shane (Bridgett) Dodson, of Summer Shade, Terry Dodson of Edmonton and Steven Dodson of Summer Shade; four grandchildren, Chloe Dodson, Cassie Dodson, Kinsley Dodson and Kyle Dodson; five sisters, Shirley (Bobby) Glover, Dean Harper, Marie (Mack) Warren, Kathy Franklin (Willie Rich), all of Summer Shade, and Barbara (Jim) Crump of Glasgow.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a niece, Jill Harper, a nephew, James Dubree, and a brother-in-law, Raymond Harper.

Funeral services will be Sunday, Oct. 7, at 2 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Brother Roger Poynter and Brother Nathan Sowers officiating. Burial will follow in Summer Shade Cemetery.

Visitation will begin Friday, Oct. 5, at 5 p.m. and continue through Saturday, Oct. 6, at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Summer Shade Fire Dept. c/o McMurtrey Funeral Home at 2232 Summer Shade Rd., Summer Shade, Ky. 42166.



William Patrick Owsley

ELIZABETHTOWN — William Patrick Owsley, 63, died Wednesday Oct. 3, 2012, at his residence.

He was a native of Hardin County, a farmer, a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church, and was on the board of directors for Hardin County Farm Bureau. He was a deacon and usher; he also worked with 3-year-olds at Cecilia Baptist and Severns Valley Baptist Church. He earned the American Farmer Degree shortly after graduating from high school, which is the highest degree in the Future Farmers of America.

He was preceded in death by his father, David M. Owsley.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Baughman Owsley; daughter, Becca Owsley of Rineyville; son, Jason (Brenda) Owsley of Glasgow; mother, Iva Lee Owsley of Elizabethtown; brother, Larry (Lois) Owsley of Prospect; sister, Karen (Barry) Birdwhistell of Elizabethtown; a step-granddaughter, Tessa Norris of Glasgow; three nieces, three nephews, two great-nieces and five great-nephews.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Severns Valley Baptist Church with Pastor Bill Langley and Rev. Erdie Carter Jr. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday and continue Sunday after 10 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Youth Ministry at Severns Valley or Clarity Solutions for Women.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.



Sarah Frances (Bunch) Shockley

BOWLING GREEN – Sarah Frances (Bunch) Shockley, 86, of Bowling Green, formerly of Fountain Run passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, in Bowling Green.

The Farmers City, IL, native was the daughter of the late Charlie Howard and Flossie Victoria (Williams) Bunch. She married her husband of 54 years, Wallace J. Shockley, May 30, 1953, in Andalusia, AL, who preceded her in death Jan. 5, 2008.

Other than her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her sister, Charlyne Ogden.

Sarah graduated from Glasgow High School in 1943 and retired from Washington Overall Manufacturing Company in Scottsville. She was a member of Fountain Run First Baptist Church and served as a Sunday school teacher, member of the WMU, and the church treasurer for 10 years. She was a 50-year member of the Fountain Run Woman’s Club serving in numerous leadership roles and also a member of the Flippin Homemakers. She was selected Woman of the Year for the Woman’s Club.

Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at Fountain Run First Baptist Church with Brother Hermon Wilkins and Brother Ron Norrod officiating, burial will follow in Fountain Run Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday 3 to 8 p.m. at Fountain Run Funeral Home and she will lie in state at the church after 9 a.m. Friday morning until service time at 11 a.m.

Her survivors include, children, Vana Vincent (Perry) of Bowling Green, and Dr. Alben Shockley (Joanna) of Owensboro, sisters, Ruth West of Hartwell, GA, Nettie Furlong of Glasgow, Betty Lyons (Earl) of Lutz, FL, and Lucy Gray (Marshall) of Austin; brother-in-law, Bruce Ogden of Groveland, FL; five grandsons, Adam Vincent (Andrea) of Bowling Green, Luke, James, Paul and Bryce Shockley, all of Owensboro; great-grandson, James Vincent; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many special friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to Fountain Run Cemetery or First Baptist Church. Fountain Run Funeral Home, Directors, (270) 434-2581. Condolences may be sent at www.fountainrunfuneralhome.com



Joseph ‘Joe’ Stotler

Joseph “Joe” Stotler, 80, of Greendale, Ind., died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012.

He was born Feb. 12, 1932, in White County, Ind., son of the late Allen and Mary (Field) Stotler.

He served his country in the U.S. Navy.

He was a member of Greendale Baptist Church; was a U.S. Navy veteran; private pilot; HAM radio operator; and a musician.

He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Margaret Stotler, and his sister, Carol Knight.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Ruth Archer.

Graveside services will be conducted at Glasgow Municipal Cemetery, Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at 1 p.m.

Interment will follow in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. Visit at www.fitchdenney.com

SUMMER SHADE — Michael George Edward (Mike) Garrett, age 48 of Summer Shade, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at his home. Funeral services will be Friday Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery.

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SUMMER SHADE — Michael George Edward (Mike) Garrett, age 48 of Summer Shade, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at his home. Funeral services will be Friday Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery.



BOWLING GREEN — Sarah Frances (Bunch) Shockley, 86, of Bowling Green, formerly of Fountain Run, passed away Oct. 2 in Bowling Green. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday at the Fountain Run First Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Fountain Run Cemetery.



FRANKLIN — Ms. Judy Landrum, age 84 of Franklin, died Sunday at the Greenview Regional Hospital in Bowling Green. A graveside service will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. in the Shiloh Cemetery in Allen County.