Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Obituaries

December 16, 2013

Obituaries: Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013

GLASGOW —

William Burke Blakey

CANMER — William Burke “Bill” Blakey, 89, of Canmer, passed away Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at his home.

He was a Hart County native, a retired farmer, a World War II Army veteran and a member of Canmer Baptist Church.

Mr. Blakey was preceded in death by his parents, Burke and Mary Murphy Blakey, and a brother, Jack Blakey.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Atwell Blakey, of Canmer; three sons, Billy Joe Blakey, of Canmer, George Blakey and wife Margaret, of Springfield, Mo., and Donald Blakey and wife Annette, of Hanover, Md.; two daughters, Mary Ann Pedigo and husband Don, of Canmer, and Barbara Kimberling and husband Nat, of Kansas City, Mo.; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial in Pearl Webb Cemetery.

Rebecca Ann Clarkson

TOMPKINSVILLE — Rebecca ‘Becky’ Ann Clarkson, 56, of Tompkinsville, passed away Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Vanderbilt University Hospital, in Nashville, Tenn.

Becky was born in Lebanon, Ind., on Sept. 3, 1957, a daughter of the late Jean (Cloyd) and James Addison Rhoton.

On March 24, 1975, in Celina, Tenn., she married Gary Clarkson, who preceded her in death.

For 17 years, she worked for the Monroe County Board of Education. During this time she worked as a teacher’s aide and then as a lunchroom cashier at Monroe County Middle School.

Becky is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Casey and Patrick Collins; and a son and daughter-in-law, Cary and Lindsey Clarkson, all of Tompkinsville; four grandsons, Caden Clarkson, Weston Collins, Lane Collins and Cohen Clarkson. Becky is also survived by five sisters, Kim Scott, of Tompkinsville; Sondra Turner, of Tompkinsville; Terri Shipley, of Indiana; Tondra Owens, of Florida; Vicky Wilson, of Indiana; and two brothers, Jimmy Rhoton, of Indiana, and Billy Rhoton, of Glasgow.

Funeral services were 1 p.m. Monday at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial was in Bethlehem Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Mud Lick Fire Department or Bethlehem Cemetery.

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  • Albert William Richey, 67, of Glasgow

    The family has chosen cremation and burial of his cremains in Poplar Log Cemetery.

    April 23, 2014

  • Sammie Clayton Deckard, 74, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Rodney Deckard and Gary Emberton officiating.

    Visitation is Wednesday 4 to 9 p.m. and Thursday 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.

    Burial will be in Beautiful Home Cemetery.

    April 23, 2014

  • Earl Wayne Harper, 80, of McLain, Miss.

    Funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday, April 24, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial to follow in Harper Cemetery in Horse Cave.

    Visitation will be 4 until 8 p.m. Wednesday and after 8 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

     

    April 22, 2014

  • Doris A. Thompson, 57, of Munfordville

    The family will receive friends from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at Brooks Funeral Home.

    Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at Brooks Funeral Home, with Brother Mac Adwell officiating.

    Interment will be at Mount Beulah Cemetery, Munfordville.

    April 22, 2014

  • Bobby Eugene Simmons, 78, of Austin

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, at Goad Funeral Home with Brother Tim Eaton officiating and burial in Fountain Run Cemetery.

    Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Tuesday at Goad Funeral Home.

     

    April 22, 2014

  • Sandra Kaye Bragg Sandra Kaye Bragg, 58, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

    Friends may call after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wilton Ray King, 75, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 23, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Brother John Osgatharp officiating.

    Visitation is Tuesday from 3 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday 6 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

    Burial will be in Monroe County Memorial Lawn.

    April 21, 2014

  • Margie Ann Dice, 70, of Horse Cave

    The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at Allen Seminary Baptist Church, 100 Knob Church Road, Hardyville.

    Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the church, with Rev. Stanford Dixon and Bishop Allen Dice officiating.

    Interment will be at Allen Seminary Cemetery, Hardyville.

    April 21, 2014

  • Grace Sikes Curd, 93, of Eighty Eight

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

    Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Tuesday.

    April 21, 2014

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