Ila Mae Spear Harrison
TOMPKINSVILLE – Ila Mae Spear Harrison, 93, of Tompkinsville, passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Monroe Health & Rehabilitation Center.
Ila was born in Tompkinsville on April 30, 1919, a daughter of the late Flora (Baskett) and L.B. Spear. On Dec. 5, 1944, in Monroe County, she married Clifton Harrison. She was a member of Mount Gilead Church of Christ and she worked in the laundry department at T.J. Sampson Community Hospital.
Ila Mae is survived by two daughters, Velma Lou Coffing, of Lafayette, Ind., and Sue Ann Walker, of Tompkinsville; three sons, Charles Harrison, of Bowling Green, Thomas L. Harrison, of Glasgow, and Olis Harrison, of Glasgow; 13 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Ila is also survived by her sister- in-law, Nelda Harrison, of Glasgow.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifton Harrison; her son, Olmer Harrison; and a brother, Floyd Spear.
Funeral services will be conducted at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, with Brother Tim McHenry officiating.
Visitation is Saturday, Feb. 2 after 2 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 3 from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial is in Old Mount Hermon Cemetery.
Robert Ester ‘Tooter’ Hayes
CAVE CITY – Robert Ester “Tooter” Hayes, 70, of Cave City, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.
He was the son of the late Robert L. Hayes and the late Goldie Philpott Hayes. He is survived by his wife, Rosie Hayes, Horse Cave.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Brooks Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with Brother Doug Cross officiating. Interment will be at Echo Mission Cemetery, Horse Cave. Memorial donations may be made to Brooks Funeral Home for funeral expenses for Robert Hayes.
J. W. ‘Bud’ Jakeman Jr.
MUNFORDVILLE – J.W. “Bud” Jakeman Jr., 72, of Munfordville, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Hart County Health Care Center in Horse Cave.
He was retired from the U.S. Air Force, Vietnam veteran, a member of VFW Post 3586 in Salt Lake City, Utah and a member of St. Helen’s Catholic Church.
He was the son of the late J.W. Jakeman and the late Virginia Abrew Jakeman.
He is survived by his wife, Janice Mart Jakeman; one daughter, Theresa Moore, Elko, Nev.; one son, Jay Lynn Jakeman (Chanda), Elko, Nev.; one stepson, Robert R. Bailey (Lynne), Radcliff; five grandchildren, Amber Jakeman, Eli Robbins, Daniel Robbins, Travis H. Bailey, Matthew H. Bailey; one great-grandchild, Ariah Jakeman; two sisters, Carol Kilcrease (Bryan), Karen Lindhardt (Mark); five brothers, Walter Jakeman (Carole), Darrell Jakeman (Joan), Lynn Jakeman, Shane Jakeman (Setti), Bill Jakeman; and a special family member, Kris Jakeman.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a beloved grandchild, Joshua Earl Jakeman and a sister, Sharon Jakeman.
The family will receive friends from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday and from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday at Brooks Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home with Father Joel Rogers officiating. Interment will be 1 p.m. ET at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff.