Rethel Oren Carter
TOMPKINSVILLE — Rethel Oren Carter, 92, of Tompkinsville, died Monday, April 19, 2010, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.
He was the son of the late Tom Carter and Lola Stinson Carter and husband of the late Mildred Horn Carter and Opal Headrick Carter.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 21, at 2 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville, with burial in Akersville Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association.
CAVE CITY — Lester Cline, 88, Cave City, died Tuesday, April 20, 2010, at Caverna Memorial Hospital, Horse Cave.
The Hart County native was the son of the late Riley and Annie Sturgeon Cline, a farmer and member of Cave City Church of Christ.
Survivors include two brothers, Thomas (Elsie) Cline and Vester Cline, both of Cave City; a sister, Irene Hogan, Louisville; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services with the Rev. Wayne Hatcher officiating will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 22, at Bob Hunt Funeral Chapel, Cave City, with burial in Shady Grove Cemetery.
Visitation at the funeral home will be after 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Rev. Robert Carl Elmore
EDMONTON — The Rev. Robert Carl Elmore, 88, of Edmonton, passed away at his home on Monday April 19, 2010.
He was the founder and senior pastor of the House of Prayer Church in Edmonton since the date of construction in early 1950. He was an accomplished minister with a highly acclaimed ministry spanning 60 years of service. The Rev. Elmore was born June 8, 1922, in Summersville, the son of the late Claudie and Elizabeth Price Elmore. The Rev. Elmore was a World War II veteran serving in the U.S. Air Force 9th division from late summer 1942 until late 1945. His tour included several foreign countries, including India and North Africa.
Funeral services for the Rev. Elmore will be at the House of Prayer Church on Thursday, April 22, 2010, at 2 p.m. with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at the House of Prayer church on Wednesday from 4 until 9 p.m. and after 9 a.m. Thursday.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that a memorial donation be made to the House of Prayer Church in memory of the Rev. Robert C. Elmore.
Rev. Elmore is survived by his wife of 63 years, Pauline Morgan Elmore; two daughters: Rita and husband Wayne Smith of Winnsboro, La., and Beverly and husband Phil Lowry of Edmonton; one brother: Charlie Elmore of Louisville; four grandchildren; Kim (Wes) Jolly and Kevin Lowry of Edmonton, David (Amy) Smith and Kristi (Jeremy) Rollins, all of Louisiana. There are also eight great-great-grandchildren surviving.