Fred D. Bussell
GLASGOW – Fred D. Bussell, 88, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at his home.
He was born in Cookeville, Tenn., the son of the late Arthur and Ritha Davis Bussell. Fred owned and operated Bussell Auto Sales in Glasgow for 50 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving with the 69th Infantry and fought in the Battle of the Bulge.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Cronk Bussell; two daughters, Jennifer Wells, of Glasgow, and Judy LeForge (Ron), of Humbolt, Tenn.; three grandchildren, William B. Wells (Amy), of Glasgow, Mary E. Wells, of Danville, and Emily Badstibner (Matt), of Nashville, Tenn.; two great-grandchildren, Cameron and Ian Wells; one sister, Burnece Franklin, of Cookeville, Tenn.; a brother, Hubert Bussell, of Cookeville, Tenn.; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Cookeville City Cemetery in Cookeville, Tenn. Visitation will be at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home Friday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made to BRAWA or one’s favorite charity or organization.
Christopher Mark Ferguson
GLASGOW – Christopher Mark Ferguson, 39, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at his home.
He was born in Glasgow the son of James Earl Ferguson and Rita Faye Payne Ferguson, of Glasgow, who survive.
Christopher was a former employee of Dana, Sumitomo and Amak and currently Ferguson’s Wildlife Control.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother, James Anthony Ferguson (Lee Anne), of Summer Shade; nieces and nephews, James Blake, Brittany and Brianna Ferguson, Cory, Cody, Cameren and Colten Blazejewski; four aunts, Linda Gramlin (Larry), Janet Jones (Johnny) and Nancy Headrick (Tim), all of Glasgow, and Virginia King (Keith), of Tompkinsville; and an uncle, William Lynn (Tara), of Georgia.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Kaitlin Ferguson and his grandparents, Basil and Neva Payne, James Edward Ferguson and Ruby Moore.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday.
Veachel Reid Lowe
GLASGOW – Veachel Reid Lowe, 83, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at his home.
He was born in Barren County, the son of the late Earl Preston Lowe and Mary Tiney Weaver Lowe. Mr. Lowe was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and was retired from Chrysler Corp. in Indianapolis, Ind., returning to Glasgow in 1986.
He was a Master Mason for 52 years, Past Master of Oakland Masonic Lodge, Oaklandon, Ind., and member of Allen Masonic Lodge #24 in Glasgow. He was also a member and Past Worthy Patron of Etoile Chapter, Order of Eastern Star #522 and Oakland Chapter of Eastern Star. Mr. Lowe was a deacon and an usher at Glasgow Baptist Church, a member of Glasgow Chapter of AARP, Glasgow Senior Citizens, Temple Hill Lions Club and a Melvin Jones Fellow of Lions International.
He is survived by a daughter, Mary Beth Kunkle (Dale), of Glasgow; three grandchildren, Ryan Kunkle (Susan), of Glasgow, Mary LeNan Lancaster (James), of Marietta, Ga., and Kristina Louise Kunkle, of Bowling Green; one great-grandchild, Anna Elizabeth Kunkle, of Atlanta; three brothers, John Lowe (Mildred), Paul Lowe (Mary Frances) and Malcolm Lowe, all of Glasgow; a sister-in-law, Nan Ella Settle, of Louisville; brother-in-law, John Settle (Linda Gail), of Glasgow and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marilee Settle Lowe, and a sister, Virginia Helen Smith.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Friday.
Masonic and Order of Eastern Star rites will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and the public is welcome to attend.