Ralph Lee Birge
GLASGOW – Ralph Lee Birge, 66, of Glasgow, died Thursday, June 21, 2012, at his home.
He was born in Monroe County on February 5, 1946, to the late Ned Birge and Mable Ruth Gramlin Birge. He was a retired factory worker for Dana Corp., a member of the Church of Christ and a Vietnam veteran. He was united in marriage on April 27, 1968, to Patricia Wheat Birge.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia Birge, and one son, Scott Birge, both of Glasgow; and one brother, Ronald Birge, of Louisville.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Billy Dean, Gary David and Charles Edward Birge.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 10 a.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn.
Visitation will be after 3 p.m. on Friday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville.
Memorials are suggested to Poplar Log Church of Christ or the American Heart Association.
Mary Elizabeth Beard Jones
KNOB LICK – Mary Elizabeth Beard Jones, 96, of Knob Lick, beloved teacher and mother, passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at T.J. Samson Hospital.
Mrs. Jones devoted 49 years to educating the children of the Metcalfe County School System. She was the daughter of the late Melvin and Ada Hayes Beard.
She is survived by her daughter, Mary Lenita (Tom) Hughes; four grandchildren, Letitia (Mark) Hughes, Tom (DeAnn) Hughes II, Greg (Missy) Simpson, and Vonda (Brad) Pace; six great-grand children, Ryan and Wesley Simpson, Mariah and Malena Hughes, Tanner Pace and Hallie Hughes; son-in-law, Robert Leonard; and extended family member, Yvonne Beard.
Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Jones; a daughter, Joyce Nell Leonard; and her brother, Paul Beard.
Funeral services were conducted Thursday, June 21, at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton, with burial in Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to the Metcalfe County Public Library for children’s books.
Ralph Lee Birge
William Baine, 81, of Glasgow
Funeral arrangements for Mr. Baine are incomplete at this time, but are under the direction of the A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.
Ruby Bowman Boswell, 87, of Louisville
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, March 13, at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery in Monroe County. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home and after 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Billy Ray McClellan, 70, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 12 at McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade with Brother Kelvin Copas officiating. Interment will be at New Salem Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 11.
Terri Shoemaker, 56, of Edmonton
Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 12 at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with family receiving visitors at 2 p.m.
Lilly Christine Firkins, 88, of Cave City
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, at Bob Hunt Funeral Chapel, Cave City, with burial in the Cave City Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home will be after 5 p.m. Tuesday.
- Anne Elizabeth (Johnson) Thompson , 88, of Park
Roger L. Kessinger, 81, of Cub Run
The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 11, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 12. Funeral service will be 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 12, at Brooks Funeral Home with Brother Gerald Murphy officiating. Interment will be at Cub Run Cemetery, Cub Run.
Sue Chaney, 68, of Munfordville
Funeral services for Sue Chaney will be 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home, with Bro. John Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Zion Community Cemetery at Magnolia. Visitation continues after 8 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Sarah Ann Thomas Pace, 76, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in the Hiseville Cemetery. Visitation was Monday at the funeral home.
Evert Burchett, 87, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by DAV Chapter No. 20. Visitation was Monday.
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