Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

May 16, 2013

Obituaries: May 17, 2013

Staff report
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Marjorie F. Cooksey

GLASGOW – Marjorie F. Cooksey, 87, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Glenview Health Care Center.

Arrangements are incomplete, but under the direction of Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home.

Mariann Reece

ADDISON, Ill. – Mariann Reece, 53, of Addison, Ill., died Saturday, May 11, 2013, in Elk Grove, Ill.

Born in Elmhurst, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Herbert Cecil Reece and Peggy Lee Ritter Reece of Glasgow, who survives.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her brother, Richard Reece (Cathy Herrick), of Hampshire, Ill.; her mother’s special friend, Hayden Saltsman, of Glasgow; and her aunts and uncles, Patsy Bunch (Roy), of Bowling Green, Shirley Blank (Harvey), of Clarksville, Tenn., Marshall Bailey, of Glasgow, and Max Ritter (Deb), of Nashville.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by an aunt, Carol Bailey.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Khole Danay and Kinay Ivory Smith

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Khole Danay and Kinay Ivory Smith, infant daughters of Brad Antoino Smith and Tosha Renea Wood, passed away at Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn.

Khole and Kinay were born in Nashville, Tenn. on May 10, 2013. Khole passed away May 11, 2013, and Kinay passed away May 12, 2013.

Khole and Kinay are survived by their parents, Tosha Wood and Brad Smith; four sisters, Kiosha Smith, of Bowling Green, Kasmine Smith, of Bowling Green, Brashay Smith, of Tompkinsville, and Brashonna Smith, of Tompkinsville; two brothers, Khalil Wood, of Bowling Green and Brad Smith, of Tompkinsville. Also surviving are grandfathers, George Tooley and Roger Wood; step-grandfather, Mickey Tooley; great-grandmother, Jo Ann Tooley.

Khole and Kinay are preceded in death by their grandmother, Susan Tooley.

Graveside services will be conducted at Mount Nebo Cemetery at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, with Fontis Pipkin officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of Yokley Trible Funeral Home.


Hal B. Toms

CAVE CITY – Hal B. Toms, 54, of Cave City, died Thursday, May 9, 2013, while on a cruise.

The Barren County native was the son of the late Leslie E. and Ruth Steenbergen Toms. He served two years as an enlisted soldier in the Ky. Army National Guard. He was then selected to attend Officer Candidate School. He continued his service as an officer in the 623rd Field Artillery. He was honorably discharged as a 1st Lieutenant in 1994. He retired as the principal for the Barren County Area Technology Center after 28 years in education. One of his greatest interests was the collection and restoration of classic high performance cars. He will be remembered as a person who treated everyone fairly and one who followed through on what he said he would do.

He is survived by his fiancée, Kim Bailey Jackson, of Glasgow; one daughter, Amber Judd (Korey), of Hendersonville, Tenn.; two sons, Captain Jonathon Toms, USAF Raleigh, N.C., and William Toms, of Lexington; one brother, Leslie Philip Toms (Jane), of Lexington; one grandson, Jacob Judd; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Sunday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery at Park City. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Saturday and continue Sunday morning at 9 a.m. at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.

Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made to the Hal Toms Memorial Fund, c/o Edmonton State Bank, P.O. Box 1149, Glasgow, Ky. 42142-1149.

Rex Douglas Turner

TOMPKINSVILLE – Rex Douglas Turner, 85, of Tompkinsville, passed away Wednesday, May 15, at Vanderbilt Hospital, in Nashville, Tenn. Rex was born in Tompkinsville, April 2, 1928, a son of the late Flossie (Proffitt) and Clyde Turner. On Feb. 21, 1948 he was married to the late Lena P. Turner, by Tollie Phemister. He was a member of Poplar Log Baptist Church and he was a farmer.

Rex is survived by three daughters, Connie Carter, Carla Bartley, and Kerrie Strode; four sons, Doug Turner; David Turner; Maxie Turner; and Gary Turner, all of Tompkinsville; Rex is also survived by three sisters, Christine Birge, of Tompkinsville, Geneva Jennings, of Tompkinsville, Dean Carter, of Nashville, Tenn. and two brothers, Glendell Turner and Eugene Turner, both of Tompkinsville; 16 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Rex is preceded in death by his wife, Lena Turner; his parents, Clyde and Flossie Turner, two daughters; Marcella Turner and Karen Turner; and two sisters, Mossey Ree Shirley and Bernelle Emberton; and one grandson, Shawn Carter.

Funeral services will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, with Brother Darrick Proffitt officiating.

Visitation is Friday after 4 p.m. and Saturday 6 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Monroe County Memorial Lawn.


EDMONTON – Jeffrey Harrison England, 57, of Edmonton, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at his home. Services will be  11 a.m. CST Friday at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, 2501 North Dixie Blvd., Radcliff. Burial will be in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central. Memorials are suggested to help with the funeral expense. These may be sent to McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, Ky. 42166.

GLASGOW – Mrs. Eugenia Allen “Bug” Hatchett, 90, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Carey & Son Funeral Home. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery at Willisburg.

TOMPKINSVILLE – Charley Virgil Kirkpatrick, 78, of Tompkinsville, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Friday at Tompkinsville Church of Christ in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Charley in honor to Jason York or Tompkinsville Church of Christ.

TOMPKINSVILLE – Sam Walker, 92, of Tompkinsville, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at his residence. Funeral services will be at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at noon on Friday. Burial will be in Hickory Ridge Cemetery.