Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY


November 19, 2012

Obituaries: Nov. 20, 2012

GLASGOW — Jean M. Decker

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Jean M. Decker was born May 29, 1935, in Glasgow, Kentucky, to Herman and Mae Matthews. She graduated from Glasgow High School in 1953. She died on Nov. 13 of 2012.

Jean was married to Dale Decker on Dec. 25, 1953, in Glasgow, Kentucky. She was a Baptist and attended local services in Louisville.

She is predeceased by Herman and Mae Matthews, her mother and father; Ruth Hendricks, nee Matthews, Louise Vance, nee Matthews, her sisters; and Doug Matthews, her youngest brother. Her husband died in 1988.

She is survived by her children, Marsha Decker, of Louisville, and Doug Decker, of Los Angeles, California; a brother, Bill Matthews, of Bowling Green; and many nieces and nephews and other family members.

Jean retired from Mercer Meidinger, a healthcare actuarial company in 1989.

Jean was a philanthropist and volunteer, winning local awards for her outstanding community service.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be directed to AIM of Kentuckiana Inc. or to a favorite local charity.

A private memorial service to honor and celebrate Jean’s life will be held in 2013.


Nola Irene Duckworth

GLASGOW – Nola Irene Duckworth, 83, Glasgow, died Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital.

Arrangements are incomplete, but under the direction of Hatcher and Saddler Funeral Home.

Christopher Allen Manion

LOUISVILLE – Christopher Allen Manion, 41, of Louisville, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital.

He was born in Glasgow and was a 1989 graduate of Glasgow High School. He graduated in 1994 from WKU majoring in chemistry and had been very active in the Baptist student union while at Western. He attended South East Christian Church in Louisville and was an avid runner, singer and actor, most recently appearing in the musical “Wicked” in Louisville. He was employed by AGRANA Fruit Products as their quality and food safety manager.

He is survived by his mother Elaine Manion, of Bowling Green; father, Benny Manion (Vickie), of Glasgow; sisters, Casey Edwards (Cory), of Glasgow, and Whitney Wilhelm (Paul), of Scottsville; a stepsister, Laura Hensley, of Harlan; grandmother, Jean Cox, of Glasgow; two nieces, Kinsey Edwards and Lori Ann Wilhelm; one nephew, Kale Edwards and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Boyd and Elaine Manion and his maternal grandfather, Allen Cox.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at A.F. Crow and Son Funeral Home with burial in Smith Cemetery at Sulphur Well. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 3 until 8 p.m.

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  • Milton B. Woodcock Milton B. Woodcock, 64, of Austin

    Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Union #1 Church.

    Visitation will be after noon on Friday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home and after 9 a.m. Saturday at Union #1 Church.

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  • Jacky Thomas Wells, 61, of Glasgow

    Funeral arrangements for Mr. Wells are incomplete at this time, but are under the direction of A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.


    April 16, 2014

  • Billie Frank McDowell Billie Frank McDowell, 67, of Burkesville

    Funeral service will be Saturday, April 19, at noon, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main Street, Burkesville, with Rev. James Starks officiating.

    The family will receive friends on Friday, April 18, from 5 until 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

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  • Elizabeth Ann Bowman Montell, 80, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral services will be noon on Friday, April 18, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, with Brother Brett Miles and Brother Gary Emberton officiating.

    Visitation will be Thursday from 3 to 9 p.m. and Friday 6 a.m. until noon at the funeral home.

    Burial will be in Skaggs Creek Cemetery.

    April 16, 2014

  • Odelia Edwards Broady Odelia Edwards Broady, 98, of Horse Cave

    Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, April 17, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery.

    Visitation will be 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. until service time Thursday in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home.

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  • Burnis Hellard, 92, of Hillsboro, Ohio

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19, at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

    Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

    April 15, 2014

  • Jesse Carl Hutcherson, 83, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral services will be 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, with Brother Paul Strong officiating.

    Visitation is Tuesday from 1 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.

    Burial will be in Ebenzer Cemetery.

    April 15, 2014

  • Barbara Diane "Shake" Wooten Barbara Diane “Shake” Wooten, 73, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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  • Steven Lee Danner Steven Lee Danner, 44, of Glasgow

    A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Glasgow Cumberland Presbyterian Church at 6 p.m.

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  • Vernon Kester Ketchem, 48, of Greensburg

    Funeral services will be Thursday, April 17, at 1 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Brother Robert Allred officiating and burial in Hiseville Cemetery.

    Visitation will begin Wednesday, April 16, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home and until time of services on Thursday.

    April 14, 2014

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