Gerlena Catherine ‘Gerri’ Comer
SARASOTA, Fla. — Gerlena Catherine “Gerri” Comer, 85, formerly of Gamaliel, died Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2008, at Tide Well Hospice & Pallative Care, Bradenton, Fla.
She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Thomas and wife of the late O.E. Comer Jr.
Graveside services will be Sunday at 3 p.m. at Gamaliel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 until 3 p.m. Sunday at Strode Funeral Home, Gamaliel Chapel.
TOMPKINSVILLE — Vivian Hammer died Friday, Aug. 8, 2008, in Tompkinsville.
She was the daughter of the late Cecil Ray Hooker and Ocie E. Beach Hooker and wife of the late Richard “Jake” Hammer.
Funeral services will be Monday, Aug. 11, at 1 p.m. at Yokley-Trible Funeral Home with burial in Hammer Cemetery. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Allie Mae Johnson
MARTINSVILLE, Ind. — Allie Mae Johnson, 93, died Thursday, Aug. 7, 2008, at Morgan Hospital & Medical Center in Martinsville.
She was the daughter of the late Joseph William McGuire and Nancy Elizabeth Tarry McGuire. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Leon Hardin Sturgeon on May 12, 1969, and second husband, James Condie Johnson on Aug. 23, 2005; and a son, James Edward Sturgeon.
She was born in Hardin County on Sept. 29, 1914, and is the last of a family of 10 children. She previously worked at Morgan County Hospital (Morgan Hospital Medical Center) in Martinsville, Ind., where she received nurses’s training. She also operated nursing homes from her own home in Martinsville, Ind., and in Glasgow. She was a member of the Spearsville Church of Christ in Trafalgar, Ind. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting and cooking.
Survivors include one son: Walter Sturgeon of Martinsville, Ind.; three daughters: Pheriba Hand and Covella Fleetwood-Victor, both of Whiteland, Ind., and Kathleen Geralds of Martinsville, Ind.; 10 grandchildren: TaNay Hughes, Dorcella Webb, Tony and Rick Fleetwood, Brad and Craig DeMott, Renda Trimble, Carmen Seigfried, Kim Woodyatt and Jody Sturgeon; 20 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Gerlena Catherine ‘Gerri’ Comer
Kenneth Murrell Shaw, 62, of Glasgow
Arrangements will be announced later by Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home.
Sylvia Gentry Turner, 76, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 11 at 11 a.m. at White Oak Ridge Baptist Church with burial to follow in White Oak Ridge Cemetery in Monroe County.
Visitation will be after 5 p.m. on Thursday at Strode’s Gamaliel Chapel and after 9 a.m. on Friday at White Oak Ridge Baptist Church.
Brenda Kay Copas, 59, of Tompkinsville
Funeral services will be 1 p.m., on Thursday, April 10, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, with Tim White officiating.
Visitation is Wednesday 3 to 9 p.m. and Thursday 6 a.m. to 1p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Old Mount Hermon Cemetery.
Kathryn Dugger Woodcock, 90, of Indianapolis, Ind.
Funeral will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 10, at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Hamilton Cemetery on Columbia Road in Edmonton.
Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Patricia Gail Sanders Reed, 61, of Gamaliel
Cremation was chosen by the family. A memorial service will be held in Greenwood, Ind.
Robert Mitchell Borders Jr., of Sarasota, Fla.
Bob was a United States Marine Corp veteran, and a military salute/service will be held on Friday, April 11, at Sarasota National Cemetery. A celebration of life is scheduled for June 8 at Sportsman’s Lake in Hodgenville, Ky., at 2 p.m.
Bethel Eugene Fowler, 89, of Franklin
Funeral services for Bethel Eugene Fowler will be 2 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with burial in Munfordville Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 9 a.m. Wednesday until time for services at Sego Funeral Home.
Phyllis J. Rogers, 72, of Bowling Green
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, with burial in Green River Union Cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Betty Nell Perkins, 80, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Lonnie Edgar Davis, 84, of Glasgow
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
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