GLASGOW – Chastiey Abston, 40, of Glasgow, died Feb. 5, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time, but are under the direction of A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.
Brother Dexter Bacon Jr.
GLASGOW – Brother Dexter Bacon Jr., 82, of Glasgow, went home to be with his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, after a brief illness.
He was the son of the late Dexter and Helen Miller Bacon. He was a member of Dover Missionary Baptist Church at Etoile and a veteran of the Korean War serving in the U. S. Army.
Brother Bacon was a pastor for 53 years at Union #2, Summer Shade, Bethel Baptist in Indianapolis and Dover at Etoile, all Missionary Baptist churches. He also served as a missionary in Japan for four years. He was a member of the H.B. Grant Masonic Lodge #610 at Etoile, the Etoile Eastern Star #522 and a former board member of the Old Fashion Gospel Hour. Brother Bacon will be truly missed by his church families who loved him dearly.
Survivors include his loving wife of 62 years, Shirley Morrison Bacon; two sons, David Madison Bacon (Sandy), of Keizer, Ore., and Dan Richard Bacon (Sharon) of Prospect; a sister, Betty Bowman (Evans), of Temple Hill; a brother, Joe Donald Bacon (Donnie), of Eighty Eight; four grandchildren, Katie Bacon, Alexa Bacon, Layne Bacon and Seth Bacon; a nephew, Gerry Bowman (Becky); a niece, Melanie Jones (Larry); a brother-in-law, C.G. Morrison (Marcella); and a sister-in-law, Jocille Wright (Eddie).
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery with military honors provided by DAV Chapter #20 of Glasgow. Visitation will be Wednesday after 5 pm, Thursday 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. and Friday morning until time for the service.