Patricia Kelton Cleary
EDMONTON – Patricia Kelton Cleary, 65, of Edmonton,
formerly of Tompkinsville, passed away Wednesday,
April 10, 2013, at Hospice House in Bowling
Patricia was born in
Tompkinsville on Oct. 2,
1947, a daughter of the late
Rudell (Goode) and Jimmy
She worked as a seamstress
in various sewing factories
and was a member of
the Church of Christ.
Patricia is survived by one
daughter, Terri, wife of
Chris Gibson, of Edmonton;
one sister, Pamela Kelton, of
Edmonton; and one brother,
Terry Kelton, of Bowling
She was preceded in death
by her parents, Rudell and Jimmy Ray Kelton, and her
husband, Billy Ray Cleary.
Funeral services will be conducted at Yokley Trible
Funeral Home, Saturday, April 13, 2013, at 11:30 a.m.
Visitation will begin Friday, April 12, 2103, from 3 to
9 p.m. and Saturday 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Monroe County Memorial Lawn.
Deloris Ellen Lowery
GLASGOW – Deloris Ellen Lowery, 77, of Glasgow,
died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community
She was the daughter of the late Leonard and Viola
Spradlin Gosser and the wife of the late Garnett Lowery.
She was a member of First Freewill Baptist Church.
She is survived by two daughters, Darlene Turner and
her husband Clyde and Charlotte Wilson and her husband
Tracy; two grandchildren, Aubree Turner and Tanner
Wilson; three brothers, Frank Gosser and his wife
Sue, Marvin Gosser and his wife Flo and Walter Gosser
and his wife Kathy; five sisters, Mary Jane Hardin, Edna
Jewell Gosser, Linda Norris and her husband Randel,
Wanda Bennett and her husband Donnie and Delphia
Ann England and her husband Charles.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by one
brother, Howard Gosser; and two sisters, Hazel Gosser
and Betty Petro.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hatcher & Saddler
Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral
Ollie Estes Oakes
EDMONTON – Ollie Estes Oakes, 90, of Edmonton,
died Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community
She was the daughter of the late Leslie and Ione
Mrs. Estes was a retired school teacher and member of
Sulphur Springs Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, David and wife Linda
Estes, of Edmonton, three grandchildren, Jillian and husband
Joe Miller, of Edmonton, Patrick Shirley, of Edmonton,
Tyler Estes and partner Joele Denis, of Brooklyn,
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her
husband, Reid Oakes, and one sister, Mary Price.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Butler Funeral
Home in Edmonton with burial in Metcalfe County
Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 8
p.m. at the funeral home.
James Henry Thomas
GLASGOW – James Henry Thomas, 69, of Glasgow,
died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at T. J. Samson Community
The Barren County native was a son of the late
Georgie Ruel Thomas and Marie Borders Thomas. He
was a retired employee of Houchens Markets after 35
years of service. He was an avid fisherman and hunter,
and enjoyed working with horses. He was of the Baptist
He was the loving husband of Rebecca Sharp Thomas
and loving father of James Kelly Thomas; he is also survived
by two brothers, Terry Thomas and wife Linda,
and Dickie Thomas, all of Glasgow; two sisters, Sarah
Ann Pace and husband Paul,
of Glasgow, and Betty Carol
Goode and husband Doug,
of Sevierville, Tenn.; a sister-
in-law, Beverly Sharp
Bulle and husband Steve, of
Glasgow; a brother-in-law,
David Sharp and wife Terri,
of Glasgow; and several
nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents,
he was preceded in death by
one brother, Billy Thomas,
and by four sisters, Edna
Mae Stone, Barbara June
Pace, Georgia Lou McGonigle
and Geneva Louis Thomas.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hatcher &
Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Hiseville Cemetery.
Friends may call after 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral
The family wishes to take this opportunity to thank
everyone who said a prayer, visited or called to check on
James. We express special thanks to the staff at T.J.
Samson Hospice who provided such tender care for
James and especially Dr. Alison Campbell and Dr. Craig
BURKESVILLE – Thomas Turner, 65, of Burkesville,
died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at his residence.
Tom was born Oct. 6, 1947, in Deputy, Ind. to the late
James C. and Callie (Watts) Turner. He
was a former nurse at Cookeville Medical
Center and a veteran of the Vietnam war.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded
in death by four siblings, Beulah
Elkins, Cleta Morgan, O.V. Turner and
Eula Mae Turner.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Sue Turner, of
Burkesville; five children, Jackie Turner Wilson, of O'-
Fallon, Ill., Anthony Turner, of Owensboro, Lane Turner,
of Madison, Ind., and Seth Turner and Christian Turner,
both of Burkesville; four brothers, G.B. Turner, of
Owenton, Kenny Turner and George Turner, both of
Bedford, and James Turner, of Milton; three sisters,
Louise Sutter, of Blocher, Ind., Cassie Bebham, of Commiskey,
Ind., and Thelma Marcum, of Worthfield, Ind.;
11 grandchildren, Josh Turner, Ryan Turner, Chelsea
Turner, Mason Turner, Jake Wilson, Tyler Wilson, Elijah
Turner, Ava Turner, Callie Turner, Isabella Turner and
Kennedy Layne Turner; three great-grandchildren, Bentley
Voris, Paisley Voris and Dylan Turner; and a host of
other relatives and friends also survive.
Funeral service will be Sunday, April 14, 2013, at 1
p.m. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main
St., Burkesville, Ky., with Brother Raymond Castillo officiating.
Burial will follow in Christian Chapel Cemetery.
Family requests visitation after 5 p.m. Saturday,
April 13, 2013, at the funeral home.