Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

September 19, 2013

Obituaries: Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013

Special reports
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Holine Cherry

HORSE CAVE – Holine Cherry, 86, of Horse Cave, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown, after a brief illness.

Mrs. Cherry was a native of Butler County. Holine was a 66-year resident of Horse Cave. Mrs. Cherry, was preceded in death by her parents, Hollie and Ella Embry Raymer.

Mrs. Cherry is survived by her husband of 68 years, H.M. Cherry.

Funeral services for Holine Cherry will be Saturday, Sept. 21, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be at Winn Funeral Home on Friday, Sept. 20, from 3 to 8 p.m. and after 8 a.m. on Saturday.

Memorial contributions may be made to Horse Cave United Methodist Church or Horse Cave Public Library.

Bobbie Dixine Coomer

EDMONTON –Bobbie Dixine Coomer, 77, of Edmonton, formerly of Bridgeview, Ill., lost her battle with cancer on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Bobbie was born in Edmonton on Feb. 10, 1936, to the late Birch and Lela Shive Hurt.

She is survived by two daughters, Teresa Coomer and her companion, Kevin Slifka, of Bridgeview, Ill., and Gail Bradley and husband David; and grandchildren, Dylan, Luke, Justus and Leah Bradley, all of Temecula, Calif.; two sisters, Betty Lou Robertson and husband Donald, and Alice Sue Gibson and husband Kenneth, both of Glasgow; one brother, Lois D. Hurt and wife Bettie Jean, of Fairmount, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Bobbie was preceded in death by her husband, Charles ‘Charlie’ Coomer; four brothers, Frank, Flem Donald, Lewis and Billy Hurt; and six sisters, Jewel England, Pearl Fudge, Juanita Garmon, Peggy Burnell, Earlene Marsh and Imogene Ross.

Bobbie retired from Rose Packing in Chicago in 2001 and moved back to Kentucky to the same community where her roots began. She loved life, adored her children and grandchildren and loved welcoming her friends, family, and neighbors into her home. She had a very special love for animals and because of her rescue efforts has saved the lives of many. Because of her desire to help others, she made the decision long ago to donate her body to research when that time came. This was her final gift.

There will be a Celebration of Life Memorial Service at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Revenna Separate Baptist Church, 1400 Reece-Hurt Road, Edmonton. We welcome all friends, family, neighbors, and other acquaintances to please join us in remembering and celebrating Bobbie’s life. A meal at the church will follow the service.


Ruth Lane Crowe

TOMPKINSVILLE – Ruth Lane Crowe, 86, of Tompkinsville, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Monroe Health Care in Tompkinsville.

She was the wife of the late Carlos Crowe, and daughter of the late Thomas B. Lane and Pauline Webb Lane.

Funeral services will be Friday, Sept. 20, at 11 a.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial in Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Visitation will begin after 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept.19, and after 7:30 a.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Bethlehem Cemetery.

Teddy C. Freeman

BOWLING GREEN – Teddy C. Freeman, 67, of Bowling Green, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Greenview Regional Hospital. He was the son of the late Warren “W.G.” and Edith Creek Freeman.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Faith Assembly of God, Smiths Grove Scottsville Road, Smiths Grove, with burial in Hays Cemetery. Visitation is 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the church. Hardy & Son Funeral Homes is in charge of arrangements.

Virginia Louise Moss

GLASGOW – Virginia Louise Moss, 73, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at her residence.

Born in Glasgow, she was the daughter of the late Leonard M. and Sady Goldia McIntyre Tolle. Ms. Moss was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include a son, Phillip Moss and wife Tammy, of Hendersonville, Tenn.; two daughters, Carolyn Garrett and husband Tony, of Fairview, Tenn. and Sandra Vincent and husband Jeff, of Madison, Tenn.; 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Shirley Mae Welch Payne

TOMPKINSVILLE – Shirley Mae Welch Payne, 76, of Tompkinsville, passed away Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at Monroe County Medical Center.

Shirley was born in Tompkinsville on Aug. 23, 1937, a daughter of the late Alene (Jones) and Earl Welch.

On Nov. 22, 1953, in Celina, Tenn., she married Stanley Gene Payne, who precedes her in death.

She was a member of Mud Lick Church of Christ East and was a homemaker.

Shirley is survived by five daughters, Loretta Ross, of Tompkinsville, Anita Kay Edwards, of Glasgow, Diana Olivarez, of Okeechobee, Fla., Pamela Godbold, of Okeechobee, Fla., and Bonnie Payne; a son, Danny Payne, of Okeechobee, Fla.; nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Shirley is also survived by two sisters, Wanda Pettyjohn, and Barbara Silver, both of Indianapolis, Ind.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Joyce Palmoar; and two brothers, Larry and Harold Welch.

Funeral services will be at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, with Bradley Shaw officiating. Visitation is Friday after noon and Saturday 6 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Okeechobee, Fla., on Monday, Sept. 23, at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Poplar Log Cemetery in Barren County or to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Ramona Evelyn Robeson

CAVE CITY – Ramona Evelyn Robeson, 82, of Cave City, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at her residence.

She was the daughter of the late John and Leota Mercer Borough.

She is survived by one son, Michael R. Robeson; two daughters, Tina M. McGoniagle and Tammy Sue Robeson; four grandchildren, Michelle Cramer, Mark Robeson, Heidi Pope and Jonathan Mijangos; 11 great-grandchildren, Justina, Paige, Courtney, Cody, Tabitha, Draven, Jericho, Phoenix, Kennedy, Collin and Damian; and one great-great-grandchild, Blayke.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Rodney Roy Robeson and Randy Lee Robeson.

The family chose cremation. There will be no visitation or services at this time. Arrangements entrusted to Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home.