Kyle Edward Ballard
TOMPKINSVILLE – Kyle Edward Ballard, 76, of Tompkinsville, formerly of Summer Shade, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at his home.
He was a son of the late Radford and Sally Fansler Ballard.
Funeral services will be Friday, Dec. 28, at 1 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Brother Mark Parks officiating. Burial will follow in Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin Thursday, Dec. 27, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
PARK CITY – Frankie Bellamy, 82, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012.
She was the daughter of the late Parker and Inez Cloyd Allen. She was a member of Woodland United Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Marquita Bellamy Cook; her son, Mark Bellamy, and his wife Janet; special nephew, Estel Stamper, and his wife Linda; four grandchildren, Tori Vincent, Shannon Bellamy, Clint Cook, and his wife Beth, and Adam Bellamy, and his wife Megan; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Carlos Allen and Ralph Allen; one sister, Gelee Jameson. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Bellamy; one son, Steven Bellamy; and several brothers and sisters.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home, with burial in Walnut Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
JEFFERSON, Ind. – Robert Coats, 59, of Jefferson, Ind., passed away Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at his home.
He was born in Glasgow on Sept. 21, 1953. He was a member of Horse Cave Baptist Church.
Robert worked most of his life as a welder at Trailer World in Bowling Green and spent most of his free time in the last few years as a volunteer at Wayside Christian Mission in Louisville. He was led to helping the homeless and people with addiction. He will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ellis Coats; mother, Katherine Coats; and sister, Sharon Harlow.
Robert is survived by one son, Brandon Childress, of Cave City; one granddaughter, Charlotte Childress, of Cave City; one brother, Mark Ellis Coats, of Cave City; one uncle, Jess Goodhue, of Louisville; three nephews, Travis Coats and Nick Coats, both of Cave City, and Corrie Harlow, of Hardyville.
Sego Funeral home is assisting the family with the arrangements, which are pending at this time.
Jo Ann Crittenden
BOWLING GREEN – Jo Ann Crittenden, 81, of Bowling Green, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at her residence.
She was the daughter of the late Ardis Hughes and Lowren Butler Hughes.
She is survived by her husband, Don Crittenden.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, with burial in Fairview Cemetery #2.
Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home