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.
Jimmy Allen Curtis, 55, of Red Boiling Springs, Tenn.
Visitation will begin after 4 p.m. on Sunday and after 7:30 a.m. on Monday at Strode’s Gamaliel Chapel in Gamaliel.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, April 21, at the funeral home, with burial in Rocky Hill Cemetery in Monroe County.
Patty J. Johnson Bennett, 61, of Smiths Grove
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Monday, April 21, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with cremation to follow the services.
Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Geraldine L. Trobaugh, 79, of Moline, Ill.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, Ltd., 6601 38th Avenue, Moline.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, April 21, at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rose Lawn Memorial Estates. Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.
Bradley Scott Palmer, 44, of Glasgow
A memorial service will be 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, at First United Methodist Church in Glasgow.
Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.
William Foster Doolin, 87, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Fountain Run Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Friday.
Amy Pearl Barrett, 88, of Edmonton
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home.
Carol Ann Payton, 71, of Glasgow
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Bearwallow Baptist Church.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Bearwallow Baptist Church, with Rev. Stanford Dixon and Rev. Glenn Woodard officiating.
Interment will be at Bearwallow Cemetery, Horse Cave.
Jacky Thomas Wells, 61, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with cremation to follow.
Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Friday.
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.
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.
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