Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

June 7, 2013

Obituaries: June 8, 2013

By JAMES BROWN
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Myrl Lee Bennett

HORSE CAVE – Myrl Lee Bennett, 75, of Horse Cave, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, at his home.

Mr. Bennett was a farmer and retired from Eaton Axle Division of Glasgow, member of Rock Springs Baptist Church, avid fisherman and was a U.S. Army veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Nellie Franklin Bennett; two sisters, Opal London and Emojean Wells; three brothers, Thomas Bennett, Junior Bennett and his twin brother, Gerald Bennett; one grandson, Gregory Lane.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Lou Turner Bennett, of Horse Cave; three children, Pam Lane and husband Brent, of Horse Cave, Donna K. Eurton and husband Mark, of New Albany, Ind., Chris Bennett and wife Sandy, of Horse Cave; 15 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mae Ola Sexton, of Horse Cave, and Cloteel London, of Hiseville, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, June 9, 2013, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial in Hiseville Cemetery. Military service will be conducted at the cemetery by D.A.V. Chapter 20 of Glasgow.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. Sunday until funeral service at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.



Maurine Chapman

GLASGOW – Maurine Chapman, 90, of Glasgow, died Friday, June 7, 2013, at Barren County Health Care in Glasgow.

Her arrangements are incomplete, but are under the direction of A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.

 

Junior Edwards

SMITHS GROVE – Junior Edwards, 58, of Smiths Grove, died Thursday, June 6, 2013, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.

He was the son of the late William Edwards and Ezella Napier Edwards, who survives.

He was the husband of Tammy Edwards, who survives.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Smiths Grove Chapel, with burial in Hays Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 to 8 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

   

Neal Froedge

EDMONTON – Neal Froedge, 73, of Edmonton, died Thursday, June 6, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.  

He was the son of the late John R. and Velma Froedge.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday and after 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.   

   

Lecta White Moore

TOMPKINSVILLE – Lecta White Moore, 91, of Tompkinsville, died Friday, June 7, 2013, at Monroe County Medical Center.

Born in Monroe County, on Nov. 14, 1921, she was a daughter of the late Viola (Abney) and David White.

She was the widow of Glen who died May 10, 1984.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Brother Stanley Wooden and Martin Ballard officiating. Visitation is Saturday after 4 p.m. and will continue until funeral time on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Centerpoint Cemetery.



Alma Ree Cain Proffitt

TOMPKINSVILLE – Alma Ree Cain Proffitt, 84, of Tompkinsville, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Monroe Health & Rehab in Tompkinsville.

She was born January 6, 1929, in Monroe County, to the late Jack Cain and Rhoda Thompson Cain. She was a retired nurses aid, a member of Tompkinsville Church of Christ and the widow of Reggie Glen Proffitt.

She is survived by one son, David Proffitt, of Glasgow; one sister, Zelma Pearl Sons, of Indianapolis, Ind.; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Greg Proffitt; three brothers, U.G. Cain, A.J. Cain and Jesse Bazz Cain; and two sisters, Minnie Lee Himelrick and Ina Tee Spears.

Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, June 9, at 2 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 3 p.m. on Saturday and after 8 a.m. on Sunday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Memorials are suggested to Oak Hill Cemetery.

 

Sarah Naomi ‘Blackie’ Wingfield

BOWLING GREEN – Sarah Naomi “Blackie” Wingfield, 91, of Bowling Green, died Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Hospice of Southern Kentucky.

She was the daughter of the late William Arthur and Addie Houchins Bryant, and wife of the late Edward Wingfield.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, with burial in Fairview Cemetery #2. Visitation will be 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

SERVICES

EDMONTON – Ronnie Joe Hiser, 58, of Edmonton, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville. Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Saturday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton. Private graveside services will be conducted later.



CAVE CITY – Brenda Gail Jackson, 70, of Cave City, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at her residence. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Hiseville Cemetery.