Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

April 17, 2013

Obituaries: April 18, 2013

Staff reports
Glasgow Daily Times


Tammy Lynn Branham

SUMMER SHADE – Tammy Lynn Branham, 46, of Summer Shade, died April 17, 2013, at her home.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade.

Philip Brownfield

BOWLING GREEN  – Philip Brownfield, 72, of Bowling Green, entered into rest Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.

Philip was born February 8, 1941, to the late Chester and Maude Smith Brownfield in Barren County, Kentucky.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Peggy Slaughter Brownfield; two daughters, Alys Howard and husband Tim, of Bowling Green, and Cattie Brownfield-Fitzgerald, of Cave City; three granddaughters, Zoe Brownfield, Nena Howard and Eliza May-Fitzgerald.

Visitation will begin Friday, April 19, 2013, from 2 until 8 p.m. at J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel. A private graveside service will be conducted Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Horse Cave Cemetery.

A memorial dinner will be held Saturday at Cave City Baptist Church at 3 p.m. for friends and family.

Arrangements entrusted to J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel.

Ralph Morgan

GLASGOW – Ralph Morgan, 87, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Barren County Health Care Center.

A native of Barren County, he was a son of the late Clifford and Letha Lewis Morgan. He was a retired educator after 38 years of service. He  taught in the Glasgow and Caverna school systems, but most of his career was with the Barren County Board of Education. He also served as bus driver and later as bus monitor. He was a member of Glasgow Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Nell; one son, Chip Morgan, of Glasgow; one brother, Ray Morgan, of Glasgow; three sisters, Mildred Wheat and Clara Younger, both of Glasgow, and Wilma Schiefelbein and her husband Addison, of Louisville; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Harold Morgan, of Columbus, Ind., and one sister, Shirley Ann Morgan, of Glasgow.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and after 7 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to National Parkinson Foundation.

Elizabeth Ann Rector

OAKLAND – Elizabeth Ann Rector, 85, of Oakland, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Rosewood Health Care.

She was the daughter of the late Hugh and Ruby Jenkins Rector.

Funeral services will be Friday, April 19, 2013, at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, with burial in Fairview Cemetery #2.

Visitation is 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.


EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Peggie Irene Cole, 75, of Evansville, Ind., died Sunday, April 14, 2013, at her residence. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Goad Funeral Home and burial in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Mount Olivet Cemetery. Donations may be made at Goad Funeral Home.


BOWLING GREEN – Rolena Maxey Greathouse, 88, of Bowling Green, died Monday, April 15, 2013, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, with burial in Bethel Cemetery.

CEDAR SPRINGS – Ronnie Houchin, 74, of Cedar Springs, died Monday, April 15, 2013, at his residence. The family will receive friends from 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday. The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Patton Funeral Home, Brownsville Chapel. Interment will be at Lambert Cemetery, Brownsville. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

CARTHAGE, Tenn. — Patricia A. Wheeler, 52, of Carthage, Tenn., and formerly of Glasgow, died Monday, April 8, 2013, at University Medical Center in Lebanon, Tenn. Graveside service at Glasgow Municipal Cemetery will be 1:30 p.m. Sunday. A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.