MUNFORDVILLE – Philip Baise, “Big Phillip,” 83, of Munfordville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at home, surrounded by those who loved him most.
He was a Cumberland County native, born at Cloyd’s Landing on Oct. 24, 1929, but made his home in Munfordville for the past 58 years.
He was the son of late Frank and Ree Cloyd Baise, who preceded him in death, as did his two sisters, Doris Baise Albany and Betty Jo Baise Armstrong.
Big Philip was retired from telephone work and communications, having worked for South Central Rural Telephone, which brought him to Munfordville in 1954 and was retired from communications at Fort Knox.
He was an avid fisherman, UK basketball fan and Atlanta Braves fan. A true sportsman in all aspects of any game and a one-man pit crew during the latter days of his son’s drag racing career, having been awarded, ‘Pit Crew of the Year’ from US 60 Raceway, in Hardinsburg, in 1992.
He is survived by his wife and best friend of 59 years, Jean Bacon Baise; one son, Philip Earl Baise and wife Becky, of Cave City; and one daughter, Patricia Baise, of Munfordville. He was most proud of his two grandchildren, Treavor Baise and R.J. Baise, also of Cave City. He is also survived by one brother-in-law, Bob Armstrong, of Bowling Green; one sister-in-law, Henrietta Gramlin, of Summer Shade; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Brother Ray Woody and Brother Brad Atwell officiating, with military honors provided by DAV Chapter of Glasgow.
Burial will be in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens in Glasgow. Visitation will be Friday from 1 to 9 p.m. and after 8 a.m. Saturday at Sego Funeral Home. The family request that memorial donations be made to Coral Hill Baptist Church Missions, 3260 Coral Hill Road, Glasgow, KY 42141 or donations may be left Sego Funeral Home.
Mary Ann Ross Kerr, 99, of Tompkinsville
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. on Wednesday and after 7:30 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Old Mount Hermon Cemetery in Monroe County.
Stephen Earl Biggers, 60, of Franklin, Tenn.
Stephen Earl’s wishes were to be cremated. A visitation for family and friends will be held on Sunday, July 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. at A.F. Crow and Son Funeral Home in Glasgow.
Kenneth Gray Sr., 93, of the Bon Ayr community of Barren County
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home. Burial with military honors provided by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow will be in Old Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Bassie Reable Webb Copass, 83, of Tompkinsville
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday July 22, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Bro. John Jordan officiating. Visitation will be Monday 4 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery.
Janie Stinson, 68, of Munfordville
Funeral services for Janie Stinson will be 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Bro. J.C. Ramsey officiating. Burial will be in Roseburg Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from noon until 9 p.m. and after 8 a.m. Tuesday at Sego Funeral Home.
Joyce Siddens, 60, of Smiths Grove
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, July 21, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Beech Grove Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Stephen Earl Biggers, 60, of Franklin, Tenn.
His family is planning a gathering for family and friends at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home. More obituary information and service details will be announced as soon as they are available.
Tresa Ann (Kennison) Kinslow, 54, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, July 21, at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Monday and continue until time of services.
Maude Frances Adams, 75, of Columbus, Ind.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at Lowell General Baptist Church, 200 W. and South Line Road, Columbus, Ind., with the Revs. Glenn Poynter and Larry Fields officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 21, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home, 3855 25th Street, Columbus, Indiana, and on Tuesday from 1 p.m. until time of services at the church. Burial will be at Old Union Cemetery.
Paul Keith Stiltz, 76, of E. Prairie, Missouri
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Noble Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Saturday and after 9 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
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