Norris Gene Best
GLASGOW – Norris Gene Best, 80, of Glasgow, died Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at his home.
He was born in Texas, KY, the son of the late Henry and Leola McGraw Best. Gene was a former school teacher and principal and had taught in the Middletown, Ohio, and Caverna school systems. He was a veteran serving in the U.S. Army and was an avid golfer and also enjoyed fishing.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Ann Kazee Best; and a brother; Ken Best. He is survived by his wife, Letha; one son, Mike Best of Middletown, Ohio; one daughter, Carol Link and husband John of Hainesville, IL; three grandchildren, Emily Best, Cathy Jo Link and David Link; a brother, Gay Best of Independence; his step-daughter, Barbara Lewis (Phil) of Naples, FL; and two step-granddaughters, Betsy Harned and Anne Angstrom.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial to follow in Frankfort Cemetery in Frankfort. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
David Wayne Gann
GLASGOW – Feb. 14, 1951 - Sept. 27, 2012. God decided to take one of his Earth Angels home, David Wayne Gann, 61 of Glasgow.
He is survived by his significant other, Nancy Ward; son, David Gann II (Edith); daughter, Cassandra Holton (Jon); eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; two sisters, Mary Bratcher and Vickie Jefferies; brother, Herman Gann; several nieces and nephews; and several family and friends who will dearly miss him.
David was a firm believer in blood donation. He donated blood on a regular basis and through blood donation he saved countless lives. He truly was an Earth Angel. If you feel in your heart to do something in honor of David, please donate blood or give to the American Heart Association.
At David’s request, cremation was chosen and a celebration of life will be held for family and friends at 8190 Wingfield Church Road, B.G., KY, on Oct. 6. at 2 p.m. Please call Cassandra at (270) 834-6772 for directions and more information. The family was assisted by Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home.