BURKESVILLE — Stella McKinney Ballou, 83, of Burkesville, passed away Friday, March 16, 2012, at Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville.
Stella was born in Greensburg on Nov. 21, 1928, to the late Nancy Lou Willis McKinney and the late Eugene McKinney.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Paul McKinney.
She was a member of Burkesville First United Methodist Church, a member of the VFW Ladies Auxillary, and was a cofounder of Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home where she assisted families for more than 60 years.
Survivors include her husband, Kenneth Ballou of Burkesville; one daughter, Beverly (Tim) Alexander of Burkesville; one son, Anthony Ballou of Burkesville; two brothers, Donald Lee McKinney of Columbia and Harold Walton McKinney of Danville; three sisters, Doris Jean Lane of Danville, Juanita Scott of Columbia and Ruby Roach of South Carolina; four grandchildren, Jenny Newell, Mary Ballou (Jarrett) Murphy, Jessica (Andy) Roberts, Kenneth Martin (Maggie) Ballou; two great-grandchildren, Alexander Newell and Paris Newell.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday, March 19, at Ballou and Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main St., Burkesville, with Harold Walton McKinney, Rev. Robert Morris and Dr. Mark officiating. Burial in the Burkesville Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Rich McKinney, Paul Simpson McKinney, Brent Roach, Hal Roach, Jackie Scott, Greg Scott, Harold Scott
LOUISVILLE — Wanda D. Gillenwater Glover, 76, of Louisville, died Friday, March 16, 2012, at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville.
She was the wife of Lonnie Glover, of Louisville, and the daughter of the late Eulas “Monk” Deckard and Daisy Bee Gillenwater Chism.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Beautiful Home Cemetery. Visitation is in progress until time of service. Memorials are suggested to Beautiful Home Cemetery.
GLASGOW — James Earle Lindsey, 72, of Glasgow, died Sunday, March 18, 2012, at his home. He was born in Caneyville, a son of the late Lennie and Dolice Brooks Lindsey.
Mr. Lindsey was a lifelong Baptist, a veteran serving in the U.S. Army and was retired after 33 years as a teacher, a coach and a school administrator and most of that time being spent in the Barren County School System. Since his retirement, he has been an avid golfer.
He is survived by a son, Lex Lindsey and wife Joanna, of Bowling Green; a daughter Laura Marcum and husband Steve, of Cookeville, Tenn.; three grandchildren, Kelsay Manion, Grant Marcum and Hallie Anna Lindsey; two brothers, David Lindsey, of Horse Cave and Don Lindsey, of Shepherdsville, and two nephews, Tim and Jon Lindsey.
Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with cremation to follow. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5 until 8 p.m. and continue Wednesday morning at 8 until time for the service.
CAVE CITY — Sue Bennett Morrison, 63 , passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Lexington. The Hart County native was born Oct. 11, 1948, to the late William Henry Bennett and the late Mary Agnes Nichols Bennett. She was the wife of the late Roy Morrison.
She was a homemaker and member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Uno.
She is survived by a daughter, Stacy Jo Quisenberry (Brian), of Lexington; a granddaughter, Sara Elizabeth Quisenberry, of Lexinton; one brother, Blaine Bennett (Mary), of LeGrande; two sisters, Betty Ann Thomas, of Glasgow, and Doris Jean Coats, Cave CIty; a sister-in-law, Jane Bennett, of Glasgow; several nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Carl Vincent Bennett and Jackie Bennett; two sisters, Eva Smith and Barbara Poynter.
Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. Monday, March 19, 2012, at Patton Funeral Home Park City Chapel and 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 20, 2012. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Dr., Lexington, KY 40504.
CAVE CITY — Roy H. “Bill” Pullen, 72, Cave City, died Thursday, March 15, 2012, at Veterans Medical Center in Louisville.
A native of Barren County, he was the son of the late Roy C. and Lena Crumpton Pullen. He was a retired Master Chief Signalman with the United States Navy and was a veteran of the Vietnam War.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth; four children, William Pullen, Stephen Pullen, Teresa Griffin and Laura Merry, all of Indianapolis; the children’s mother, Mary Jo Pullen of Indianapolis; one step-daughter, Sharon; eight grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Monday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home. Interment services will be at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central at Radcliff, 1 p.m. EDT Tuesday with honors provided by the U. S. Navy color guard.
GLASGOW — Thelma Pauline Shirley, 76, of Glasgow, died Saturday, March 17, 2012.
She was the daughter of the late Curtis “Curt” Edgar Shirley and Laura Ellen Janes Shirley. She was a member of the East Fork Missionary Baptist Church.
She is survived by six brothers, Elroy Shirley and his wife Laverne, Larue Shirley, Jr. and his wife Shirley Jean, Earl Dunham Shirley and his wife Imogene, William Fred Shirley and his wife Betty Jeaniene, Charles Bertram Shirley and Philip Dale Shirley and his wife Margaret Ann; three sisters, Minnie Dee Burris, Christine Bennett and Brenda Louise Smith and her husband Clifton; two sister-in-laws, Nancy Shirley and Lovern Hines; a long time friend, Marie Dickson and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Bobby Lee Shirley, James Curtis Shirley and Paul David Shirley;
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with Brother Terry Wilson and Brother Danny Wayne Sexton officiating. Burial will be in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
GLASGOW — Richard Keith Smith, 44, died Thursday, March 15, 2012.
He was the son of Lois E. Smith and the late Wilson L. Smith. He was of the Baptist faith and owner and operator of Smith Farms, a lime spreading and boom operating company.
Besides his mother, he is survived by one daughter, Heather Brooke Smith; one son, Justin Keith Smith; one brother, Danny E. Smith and his wife, Benni; three sisters, Diane S. Harrison, Darlene S. Chapman and her husband, Steve, and Brenda Lawrence and her husband, Timmy; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Besides his father, he was preceded in death by one brother, Larry Smith.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
MUNFORDVILLE — Joyce Ann Walters, 74, of Munfordville, died at 2:40 p.m. Saturday, March 17, 2012, at Hart County Health Care Center. She was a daughter of the late Almon Mason Perry and Florence Osborne Perry and the wife of the late Elmer Walters Jr.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Brother Chuck Templeman officiating. Burial will be in Mount Beulah Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 to 9 p.m. Monday and after 8 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
GLASGOW — Ralph Jackson Wright, 81, of Glasgow, died Saturday, March 17, 2012, at Greenview Regional Hospital in Bowling Green.
Born in Cumberland County, he was a son of the late Charity O. and Mabel Tompkins Wright. Ralph was a former truck driver, heavy equipment operator, mechanic and a farmer.
He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He is survived by four children, Juanita Cox (Allen), of Bowling Green, Charles Jackson Wright (Monisa), of Woodburn, Bernice F. Greene, of Tyler, Texas and Martha Nell Thomas (Jessie), of Glasgow; two step-sons Anthony David Lyle (Peggy) and Terry Burks (Alice); nine grandchildren, Christopher Cox (Jennifer), Susan Cox Harmon (Stephen), Frank Wright (Shannon), Alex Wright (Megan), Robert Jackson Wright, Layne Greene Grimes (Jonathan), Catherine Greene, John David Thomas (Lindsay) and Charles R. Thomas; eight great-grandchildren, Kayla Harmon, Kathryn Harmon, Trey Arnold, Grayson Cox, Maverick Wright, Elliot Jackson Wright, Grace Ann Thomas and Luke Thomas; two step-grandchildren, David Christopher Lyle and Karen Kozac (Shane); one step-great-grandchild, Nathan Kozac; four sisters, Linda Bybee (Jerry) and Jo Elmore, of Louisville, Freda Simpson (Troy), of Park City and Becky Spear (Bill), of Glasgow; one brother, Billy Wright (Betty), of Glasgow, and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Madison Wright, four brothers and one sister.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Chestnut Grove Cemetery in Cumberland County. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Charlotte Jean Likens, 67, of Glasgow
Funeral services will 2 p.m. Sunday, March 9, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Ruth Hawkins, 86, of Brownsville
Visitation will be 1 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 7 and 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, at Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel. The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, at the funeral home, with burial in Hawkins Cemetery.
Brent Huntsman Biggers, 56, of Scottsville
Brent’s desire was to be cremated and a Celebration of Life service will be 4 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home. Visitation with family and friends will be Saturday from 2 p.m. until time for services at the funeral home.
Emma “Teno” Puckett, 85, of Indianapolis, Ind.
Funeral services for Emma “Teno” Puckett will be 11 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with burial in Center Point Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5 to 9 p.m. and after 9 a.m. Saturday at Sego Funeral Home.
Phillip Wayne Garmon, 42, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, March 7, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Randolph Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Thursday.
Dorothy “Dottie” Smith, 76, of Cave City
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Cave City Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Zelma Alma, 91, of Indianapolis, Ind.
A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Munfordville Municipal Cemetery. Sego Funeral Home is in charge of the services.
Jesse Bryant, 85, of Hardyville
Funeral services for Jesse Bryant will be 1 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Brother Ronnie Blair officiating. Burial will be in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and after 8 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
PARTIAL OBITUARY: Brent H. Biggers, 56, of Scottsville
His arrangements are incomplete but are under the direction of A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.
Mary Shaw Elmore, 96, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, March 7, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Thursday.
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