Kyle Edward Ballard
TOMPKINSVILLE — Kyle Edward Ballard, 76, of Tompkinsville, formerly of Summer Shade, died Dec. 24, 2012, at his home.
He was a farmer and a son of the late Radford and Sally Fansler Ballard.
He is survived by four daughters, Christina Ballard of Edmonton, Sinda Anderson and Karen Bartley, both of Summer Shade, and Becky (Davis) Hurt of Glasgow; three sons, Jason (Jessica) Ballard of Gamaliel, Ricky (Debbie) Ballard of Summer Shade, and Duane (Kim) Ballard of Dayton, Ohio; two sisters, Ruby Hendershott of Chicago, Ill., and Helen Miller of Alexandria; one brother, Kenneth Ballard of Tompkinsville; 16 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Timmy Ballard, and several brothers and sisters.
Funeral services were Friday, Dec. 28, at 1 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Brother Mark Parks officiating. Burial followed in Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation began Thursday, Dec. 27, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
Marshall ‘Slim’ Branham
MARROWBONE – Marshall “Slim” Branham, 75, of Marrowbone, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.
Marshall was born on Aug. 29, 1937, in Cumberland County, to the late Jack and Lockie Daniels Branham.
He was a retired employee of Cumberland County Fiscal Court, retiring as road foreman, and was a member of Marrowbone Fire Department. He was of the Methodist faith and had attended Marrowbone United Methodist Church and Highland Chapel United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret Crawford Branham of Marrowbone; four sons, Mark Branham and his wife Donna of Muncie, Ind., Troy Branham and his wife Linda of Burkesville, Eric Branham and his wife Lori of Burkesville, and Eddie Branham and his wife Marsha Jo of Marrowbone; one daughter, Carolyn White and her husband Jim of Wheelersburg, Ohio; three brothers, James H. Branham of Burkesville, Sherman “Tack” Branham and his wife Wanda of Burkesville, and Earl Branham and his wife Peggy of Marrowbone; two sisters, Robbie Murray and her husband Kenneth of Burkesville, and Margaret Serra and her husband Fred of Glasgow; 13 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren also survive.
Funeral service will be Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Burkesville, with Brother Lanny Garner and Brother Michael Harris officiating. Burial will be in Branham Cemetery. Family requests visitation from 5 until 9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in Burkesville.
Gregory Wilson Carver
SCOTTSVILLE — Gregory Wilson Carver, 63, of Scottsville, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at Hospice of Southern Kentucky in Bowling Green.
He was the son of the late Wilson and Jessie Calvert Carver.
Funeral services will be Sunday, Dec. 30, at 2 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Scottsville, with burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery in Scottsville. Visitation will be Saturday, Dec. 29, after 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Southern Kentucky, 5872 Scottsville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42104.