Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

December 2, 2012

Obituaries: Monday, Dec. 3, 2012

Special reports
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Alice Brown

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Alice Gertrude Brown, 92, of Indianapolis, Ind., died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at Community East Hospital in Indianapolis.

Alice was born July 24, 1920, the daughter of Clarence Elmore and Julia Elizabeth Russell, who are deceased. She is survived by her husband, Ernest Brown, of Indianapolis.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Visitation is 4 to 9 p.m. Monday and 6 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.



Bessie Clark

LOUISVILLE — Bessie DeVore Clark, 92, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012. She was a member of Evangel World Prayer Center.

She is survived by daughters, Carol Warren (Sonny), Peggy Miles, Georgia Coleman, Bonnie Myers (Mike); stepchildren, Meredith Clark, Joe Clark and Teresa Sailings; sister, Callie Sisk; brother, Levi Spradlin; grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Her funeral is 10 a.m. EST Tuesday at Fern Creek Funeral Home, 5406 Bardstown Road, Louisville, followed by a graveside service at 1:30 p.m. CST at Randolph Cemetery, Edmonton. Visitation is 2 to 8 p.m. EST Monday at the funeral home.



Terrell Emberton

TOMPKINSVILLE — Terrell Eugene Emberton, 61, of Tompkinsville, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at his home.

He was born Dec. 5, 1950, a son of Velma Bryant Emberton, of Tompkinsville, and the late Selby Eugene Emberton.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Brother Gary Emberton officiating. Burial will be in Bethleman Cemetery. Visitation is in progress at the funeral home. Donations to the Emberton family.

Henry Forbis

SUMMER SHADE — Henry Lee Forbis, 47, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at home. He was a son of Walter Stanley and the late Virginia Riley Forbis. He was a farmer.

In addition to his father, he is survived by two brothers, John Forbis of Summer Shade and Frank Forbis and wife Marilyn, of Hopkinsville; one niece, AmyLynn Wilson and husband Jason, of Elkton; and two great nieces, Jacey and Jamie Wilson.

Gravesite services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at White Cemetery with Brother Mark Parks officiating and burial to follow. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Monday at McMurtrey Funeral Home and continue until 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, when the funeral presession will make its way to the cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Humane Society or White Cemetery c/o McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY 42166.



Lillie Gramlin

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Lillie Mae Gramlin, 78, died peacefully on Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at her home in Indianapolis with Hospice attending her needs.

A native of Morgantown, he was a daughter of the late Isom and Lillian Cardwell Evans and was a retired employee of Target. Lillie enjoyed her gospel music as well as writing songs. She was a loving, devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed her time at Life Tabernacle Church.

Survivors include one son, Kenneth Gramlin (Linda), of Glasgow; one daughter, Shirley M. Ross, of Indianapolis; three grandchildren, Charity Defabois, Nathan Ross and Tabbie Ross; four great-grandchildren, Jerimaih, Deanna, Dekota and Chrispher Defabis; one sister, Mable (Jim) Dickerson, of Indianapolis; one brother, Jerry L. (Peggy) Evans, of Bowling Green.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie B. Gramlin; one sister, Goldie Evans; three brothers, Bill Evans, Roy Evans and Raymond Evans.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at White Cemetery in Monroe County under the direction of Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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Ewing ‘Doc’ Kingrey

GLASGOW — Ewing Palmore “Doc” Kingrey, 71, of Glasgow, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital.

Born in Barren County, he was the son of the late Rad and Frances Hood Kingrey and husband of the late Barbara Combs Kingrey. Mr. Kingrey was a member of Dover Baptist Church and a veteran of the U. S. Army.

Survivors include two brothers, Paris Kingrey (Betty), of Glasgow, and Curtis Kingrey (Dorothy), of Louisville; a companion, Lorraine Kingrey, of Glasgow; a granddaughter, Whitney Reid, of Glasgow; a great-grandson, A. J. Reid, of Glasgow; several nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Penny McCluskey, and a great-grandchild, Kaitlin Reid.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Bethlehem Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

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Blanche Larimore

HORSE CAVE — Blanche Larimore, 98, of Horse Cave, passed away at 4:10 a.m. Saturday, Dec.1, 2012, at Caverna Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Hart County and a member of Horse Cave Baptist Church, she was also a former longtime member of Third Avenue Baptist Church in Louisville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Leon Larimore, on Nov. 8, 2004; her parents, Ed and Rena Crain Lile; a brother, Carl Lile; and two sisters, Lera Mouser and Bessie Barbour.

She is survived by her daughter, Marjorie Broady and her husband Levy, of Horse Cave; her granddaughter, Debra Goodman and her husband Billy, of Horse Cave; her great-grandson, Nicholas Goodman, of Hilton Head Island, S. C.; her sister, Lovie Nell Mouser, of Horse Cave, and also by several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home, Horse Cave, with burial to follow in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 until 8 p.m. Monday Dec. 3, and after 9 a.m. until funeral time on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Expressions of Sympathy may be made in her memory in the form of contributions to any church or charity of your choice.



Helen Roeder

GLASGOW — Helen Francis Thompson Roeder, 83, of Glasgow, died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at Glasgow Health and Rehabilitation Center.

A native of Barren County, she was born the oldest of five children to the late Haskel and Ova Francis. She was an L.P.N. at T. J. Samson Hospital, Glasgow State Hospital and in Louisville for 37 years.

She is survived by two sons, Jim Thompson (Kaye) and Bobby Roeder (Sandy); two sisters, Jean Bybee (Dick) and Patricia Kerley (Hershel); one brother, Howard Francis (Ruthann); 10 grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and her family at Glasgow Health and Rehabilitation, where she resided for over 10 years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Vera Nell McCoy.

Helen’s request was to be cremated. No visitation or funeral services are scheduled at this time. Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Danny Ray Srygler

BONNIEVILLE — Danny Ray Srygler, 48, of Bonnieville, died at 1:50 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at his home.

He is survived by his wife, Joy, and parents, Donald and Irene Srygler, of Bonnieville.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Brother Adam Jenkins and Brother Cleo Hester officiating. Burial will be in the Srygler Family Cemetery. Visitation is until 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home and after 9 a.m Tuesday.

Mable Srygler

BONNIEVILLE — Mable Virginia Srygler, 91, of Bonnieville, died at 10:25 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at her home.

She was a daughter of the late Steven Douglas Jaggers and Stella Goldsmith Jaggers. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Howard Srygler in May.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Brother Glenn Routt, Brother Lonnie Sheets and Brother Ben Benningfield officiating. Burial will be in Memory Park Cemetery. Visitation will be until 8 p.m. Monday, 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday and after 9 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.



David Tharp

GLASGOW — David Lee Tharp, 61, of Glasgow, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at Franklin-Simpson Nursing and Rehab Center in Franklin. He was born in Glasgow the son of the late William Ralph Tharp and Evie Lee Harlow Tharp of Glasgow who survives.  

David was a 1969 graduate of Glasgow High School and was a former employee of Sorensen Mfg. He also worked along with his father in the Matco Tool sales and delivery.  He was a member of the Siloam Baptist Church.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by a brother, Carroll Tharp (Janie), of Glasgow; a niece, Monica Davis (Corey), of Glasgow; a great-niece, Ella Kenlee Davis; his aunts, Yvonne Lewis (Charles), and Annette Simmons (Guy), both of Glasgow, Charlene Curtis (Jake), of Bowling Green, and Sue Billingsley (Charles Wayne) and Nancy Harbod, both of Hopkinsville, and Carolyn Renfro, of Bowling Green; an uncle, Michael Harlow, of Glasgow, and several cousins and friends.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by an aunt, Jean Pardue, and three uncles, Charles Harlow Jr., Jerry Lynn Harlow and Loren Tharp.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 3:30 p.m. Sunday.



Connie Wood

GLASGOW — Connie Wood, 49, Glasgow, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital following an extended illness.

A native of Barren County, she was a daughter of the late Buford and Barbara Brown Wood. She was a former employee of Glass Paving and was a member of the Harlow’s Chapel Baptist Church.

Survivors include one daughter, Sable Wood, of Glasgow; one son, Jeremy José-Leon-Wood of Wyoming; five sisters; five brothers; and a host of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Pearl Brown, and one nephew, Josh Wood.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with cremation to follow. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Kosair Charities.

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