Debbie Lynn Decker
SMITHS GROVE – Debbie Lynn Decker, 55, of Smiths Grove, died Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital, after a sudden illness.
She was born in Glasgow, the daughter of the late Arthur and Delsie Farlee Smith. Debbie was retired from ACK Controls and attended Caveland Baptist Church.
She is survived by a daughter, Tina Garmon (Jeff), of Cave City; a son, Dennis Decker, of Glasgow; seven grandchildren, Gavin and Bradyn Decker, Chase Garmon, Preston Decker, Steven Decker, Christopher Garmon and Bryson Decker; her fiancé, Paul Wilson, of Smiths Grove; four sisters, Shirley Crews (Gary), of Glasgow, Mary McPeak, of Merry Oaks, Diane Smith York (Larry), of Glasgow and Ila Vay France, of Wabash, Ind.; one brother, Billy Ray Smith (Gena), of Indianapolis; her former mother-in-law, Evelyn Decker, of Glasgow; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Ida Mae Likens; six brothers, Kenneth, John William, Charles Clifton, Rollin Eugene, Bill and Arthur E. Smith; and her father-in-law, James Decker.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Friday.
Judy Pedigo Franklin
GLASGOW – Judy Pedigo Franklin, 84, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.
She was born in Barren County, a daughter of the late John and Mary Elizabeth Bybee Pedigo. Judy was retired from the accounting dept. at R.R. Donnelley & Sons and loved being “Grandma” to many. She was a member of Glasgow Bible Church.
She is survived by two daughters, Terri Thomas and husband Danny, of Glasgow, Tammy Hearn and husband John, of Corpus Christi, Texas; four grandchildren, Angie Thomas Atkins and husband Chris, Kaitlin Thomas, Laramie Hearn and Russell Hearn; one sister, Georgia Glover, of Glasgow; two sisters-in-law, Rebecca Pedigo, of Glasgow and Naomi Pedigo, of Louisville; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Edwin Franklin; two sisters, Mary Elizabeth Harlow and Ellen Furlong; and four brothers, Ernest Lee Pedigo, Billy Pedigo, Jim Steen and J.T. Steen.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 19, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Thursday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.