Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

January 7, 2013

Obituaries: Jan 8, 2013

Special reports
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Kenneth A. Brown

GLASGOW – Kenneth A. Brown, 84, of Glasgow, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital.

The Glasgow native was the son of the late Patty Orion Brown and Mary Jane Walbert Brown. Kenneth was a veteran serving in the U. S. Army and was a retired Methodist minister. He was ordained in 1957 and was a member of the Kentucky Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church for 46 years serving throughout Kentucky. Kenneth was a member of First United Methodist Church in Glasgow.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Joyce Bailey Brown; one son, Michael Brown (Karen), of Summerville, S.C.; two daughters, Patricia Bush (Doug), of Glasgow and Leslie Witt (Jim), of Hudson, Ohio; six grandchildren, Brian Brown (Erica), De≠ana Blanding (McFadden), Kara Beth Herrington (Ashley), Kellie Pinkel (Chris), Becky Witt and Cody Brown (Bobby); four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Ginger Lynn Beckers; a sister, Katherine Billingsley; two brothers, James and Joe Brown; a nephew, Joey Brown; and his father and mother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Bailey.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Tuesday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home and continue Wednesday at First United Methodist Church from 10 a.m. until time for the service.

Thelma Miller Emmert

TOMPKINSVILLE – Thelma Miller Emmert, 88, of Tompkinsville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 6, at Southern Kentucky Hospice in Bowling Green.

Thelma was born in Tompkinsville on Dec. 12, 1924, a daughter of the late Vella (Bowman) and William McKinley Miller.

Thelma is survived by her son, Randall M. Emmert Jr. (Vicki), of Glasgow;  two sisters, Carol Ramsey, of Glasgow, and Katherine Walden, of Tompkinsville; a brother, Isaac Miller, of Tompkinsville; and three grandchildren, Meredith, Nathan and Allison Emmert.

Thelma was a member of the Rock Bridge Baptist Church. She served in the U.S. Marines during WW II. She was a school teacher for 26 years and retired in 1982.

Thelma is preceded in death by her parents, William and Vella Miller, a brother, Denton Miller and a sister, Nelda Rand.

Funeral services will be at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 8, with Brother Gary Emberton officiating. Burial will be in the Skaggs Creek Cemetery, with military services performed by Glasgow DAV Chapter 20.

Visitation is in progress and will continue Tuesday from 6 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Archie V. Key

GLASGOW – Archie V. Key, 68, of Glasgow, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at his residence. Born in Lamb, he was the son of the late Jack and Alice Lucille Wood Key.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Proffitt Key, of Glasgow; two sons, Richard Key (Debbie), of Glasgow and Todd Key (Allison), of Danville, Ill.; three daughters, Sherry Long (Leon), Shannon Key and Mary Francis Key, all of Glasgow; a stepson, Keith Murley, of Tompkinsville; four stepdaughters, Trina Wooten, of Glasgow, Michelle Turner, of Temple Hill, Crystal Stockton, of Glasgow and August Steenbergen, of Scottsville; a sister, Zona Patterson (Clarence), of Finchville; three brothers, Ewing Key (Barb), of Williamstown, Mo., William Mitchell Key (Jean), of Bloomfield, and Michael Dennis Key (Phyllis) of Wyaconda, Mo.; 14 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and his ex-wife, Bernice Key, of Glasgow, also survive. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a granddaughter and a brother, Mack Medley.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in the Caney Fork Cemetery. Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Louise Magers Smith

CAVE CITY – Mrs. Louise Magers Smith, 62, of Cave City, passed away Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital, Glasgow.  

The Barren County native was the daughter of the late William “Bill” Henry Magers and Wilna Webster Magers, who survives her and resides in Cave City.

She was a member of the Cave City Baptist Church where she was a volunteer at the food pantry.  She was an auditor for the banking industry and served on the board of directors at Glasgow Christian Academy.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Roger Smith, Cave City; a daughter, Jeanna Smith, Cave City; and a stepson, Adam Smith, Birmingham, Ala.

Funeral services, with Robby Ward officiating, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9 at Bob Hunt Funeral Chapel, Cave City, with burial in the Cave City Cemetery.  Visitation at the funeral home will be after 4 p.m. Tuesday.

Dorothy Sue Stonerock

GLASGOW – Dorothy Sue Stonerock, 64, of Glasgow, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Glasgow Health & Rehab Center.

Born in Glasgow, she was the daughter of the late Bill and Mildred Webb Crabtree and wife of the late Steve Stonerock.

Survivors include her children, Paula Jones, of Hoopeston, Ill., Bobby Jones (Nancy), of Henning, Ill., Joy Wilson (Wayne), of Glasgow, Andrea Buford (Brian), of Glasgow and Keslie Stonerock, of Glasgow; a sister, Charlotte Totton (Steve), of Camden, Mo.; grandchildren, Michelle Diaz, Rory Kempen, Josh Kempen, Samantha Jones, Chelsea Jones, Megan, James, Connor and Maggie Wilson, Jaylen Stonerock, Steven Buford and Joseph Stonerock; great grandchildren, Eliana Howie and Sid Diaz; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews also survive. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by two brothers, Joe and Tommy Lee Crabtree.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4:30 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home.


BOWLING‚ÄąGREEN — Kennith Ray Bullock, 57, of Bowling Green, died  Satuday, Jan. 5, 2013, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home Bowling Green Chapel with burial in Otter Gap Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.