Robert Walker Bordwine
SCOTTSVILLE - Robert Walker Bordwine, 81, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, at his residence.
Funeral services were 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, at Redemption Worship Center, Scottsville. Burial will be in Valley View Cemetery, Bristol, Va., on Saturday.
Pauline Matthews Brown
GLASGOW - Pauline Matthews Brown, 101, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, at NHC Healthcare facility in Glasgow.
Born in Barren County, she was the daughter of the late Lute and Louisa Jane Nuckols Matthews and wife of the late Bosie Lee Brown. Mrs. Brown was a member of Glasgow Cumberland Presbyterian Church, a homemaker and former employee of Lermon Brothers and a wonderful mother.
Survivors include two daughters: Mary Lou Wiley (Eugene) of Anderson, Ind., and Ruth Ann Powell (Ray) of Glasgow; two grandsons: Randy E. Perkins (Mary) of Glasgow and Jeffrey Lee Perkins (Teresa) of Franklin; a granddaughter: Jeanie Zablocki (David) of Michigan; two step grandchildren: Kim Shipley (Matt) and Ronnie Powell (Ronda); 13 great-grandchildren also survive.
In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by a daughter, Joyce Jean Brown; a granddaughter, Connie Lou Wiley; three sisters: Lottie Bacon, Sally Lewis and Margaret Davis; and three brothers: Marvin Matthews, Mark Matthews and Ben Matthews.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Ricky Thomas Kingrey
AUSTIN - Ricky Thomas Kingrey, 49, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008, at his residence.
Born in Barren County, he was the son of George “Pete” Kingrey (Candida) of Glasgow, and Lucille Wells of Brownsville. He was an employee at Cross Road Farm Dairy in Indianapolis, Ind.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Beth Kingrey; five daughters: Amanda, Stacie, Lexie, Ashley and Tiffany Kingrey, all of Indianapollis; and one sister: Brianna Kingrey of Glasgow.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Bobby Jewell Kingrey.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, 2008, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral home with burial in Settles Cemetery.
Marshall Thomas Rouse
SUMMER SHADE- Marshall Thomas Rouse, 60, died Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008, at home.
He was a son of the late Fred and Susie Hodges Rouse and was an employee of Scotty’s Construction as a dozer operator. He was a member of Grider Memorial Baptist Church.
He is survived by two sons: Bobby N. (Charlotte) Rouse of Summer Shade and Shon T. (Jamie) Rouse of Hardyville; three sisters: Joyce Hood of Bowling Green, Emma Jean Sharp and Maxine Vance of Glasgow; and a special friend: Dora Goodman.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Matthew; one sister: Mildred Thomas; and one brother: Mitchell Rouse.
Funeral services will be Sunday, Nov. 2, at 2 p.m. at the White Cemetery Chapel with Brother Kenneth Grizzle officiating.
Visitation will begin Saturday, Nov. 1, at 3 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, Summer Shade.
Mamie B. Howard Wright
SUMMER SHADE - Mamie B. Howard Wright, 93, of 2046 H. Bartley Road, Summer Shade, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008, at Monroe Health Care and Rehab Center, Tompkinsville.
She was born Aug. 13, 1915, and was a retired school teacher of 41 years. She began her teaching career in the rural one-room schools of Monroe County in 1933 at Rock Bridge School. She also taught at Merryville, Willow Springs, Oak Hill, Hamilton and Union Hill. When J.H. Carter Elementary opened in 1967, she began teaching second grade there until she retired in 1975. Prior to teaching, she was employed at the Grace Nettleton Home for Girls in Harrogate, Tenn.
Mrs. Wright was married to Lewis E. Wright, who preceded her in death in 2007. They were married for 63 years and together they operated a dairy and tobacco farm in the Sulphur Lick community. Mrs. Wright was one of the first 4-H leaders in Monroe County and was a leader in the local Women’s Division of the Farm Bureau. She was a career-long member of KEA and an active member of the Monroe County Retired Teachers Association. She was a member of Corinth Baptist Church and served as clerk for the church for many years. Mrs. Wright loved gardening and flowers. She was an avid quilter and had a strong passion for reading novels and completing crossword puzzles – all of which she continued until her health problems increased in August of this year.
Mrs. Wright was the daughter of the late T.C. Howard and Effi Bowman Howard. She was preceded in death by four brothers: Hugh, Hade, Wallace and Collis Howard; and her loving daughter-in-law, Nikki Porter Wright.
Survivors include two sons: Evans Wright of Gamaliel and Ivan (Connie) Wright of Summer Shade; and one daughter, Rosalie (Jim) Calloway of Georgetown. Also surviving are seven grandchildren: Melinda (Martin) McNew, Melanie (Casey) Tooley and Mason (Kela) Wright, all of Summer Shade; Windy (Jeff) Rhoten of Hendersonville, Tenn.; Aubrey Wright of Gamaliel; Carmen (Jeff) Wagner and Corey (Amy) Calloway of Georgetown. Eleven great-grandchildren also survive: Troy, Trent and Taylor Tooley; Madelyn, Marissa and Macy McNew; Simeon Rhoten; Kason Wright; Evan and Cailey Wagner and Colten Calloway. A special family member, Brenda Wright, also survives.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. (CST) Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008, at White Cemetery Chapel. Committal services will follow at the cemetery. Visitation will be from noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, 2008, at McMurtrey Funeral Home, Summer Shade.
Pallbearers will be her two sons, Mason Wright, Casey Tooley, Martin McNew, Jim Calloway, Jeff Wagner and Corey Calloway. Honorary pallbearers will be her granddaughters, great-grandchildren, her care-givers at the Monroe Health Care and Rehab Center; neighbors and members of the Monroe County Retired Teachers Association.
The family request contributions in lieu of flowers to be given to White Cemetery or the Monroe County Retired Teachers Association (to be used for the rural school building project), c/o Willadean Carter, Beechwood, Tompkinsville KY 42167.
GLASGOW - Roy Lee Bunch, 78, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, at NHC Healthcare. Funeral services will be noon Saturday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Lick Branch Cemetery with military honors provided by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.
GLASGOW - Cheyenne Journey Coffey, 4-month-old daughter of Leslie Ann “Lily” Wilson and Robert Wayne Coffey died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008, at Kosair Children’s Hospital in Louisville. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Friends may call after 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.