Juanita Johnson Bird
BOWLING GREEN – Juanita Johnson Bird, 84, of Bowling Green, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at her residence.
She was the daughter of the late William Arthur “W.A.” and Mae Cowles, and wife of the late Roy Johnson and Garland Bird, who survives.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, with burial in Brownsville City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Gladys Jewell Payne Birge
GLASGOW – Gladys Jewell Payne Birge, 93, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Glasgow Health & Rehabilitation Center.
A native of Monroe County, she was a daughter of the late B.M. and Nettie Hunt Payne. She was a retired inspector at Kentucky Pants Company and had attended Grider Memorial Baptist Church.
Survivors include two nieces, Stacey Hunt and her husband Steve, and Amanda Coats and her husband Memory, all of Glasgow; one sister-in-law, Patty Payne; several great-nieces, great nephews, and cousins.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Quentin Birge; four sisters, Hazel Cornwell, Zelma Spradlin, Nora Payne and Lottie Payne; and two brothers, Richard Payne and Wilson Payne.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Friday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in White Cemetery. Friends may call after 5 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Winona Clark Brooks
GLASGOW – Winona Clark Brooks, 84, of Glasgow, formerly of Horse Cave, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.
She was a retired motel manager and a member of Ollie Missionary Baptist Church.
The Edmonson County native was the daughter of the late Charlie and Virginia Kersey Clark and wife of the late Rex Brooks.
She is survived by a former daughter-in-law, Beverly Warren; granddaughter, Amber Leeson; and two great-grandchildren, Samuel and Kinsey Leeson, all of Glasgow.
Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Roger Brooks.
The family has chosen cremation with no visitation or funeral service. Brooks Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.