Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

June 3, 2013

Obituaries: June 4, 2013

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Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Naomi Mae Coffelt

TOMPKINSVILLE – Naomi Mae Coffelt, 77, of Tompkinsville, died Saturday, June 1, 2013, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.

Naomi was born in Tompkinsville, on May 13, 1936, a daughter of the late Maudra and Oliver Coffelt.

Visitation is Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and funeral services will be at 1 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Michael Stinston officiating. Burial will be in Beautiful Home Cemetery.

Kenneth Thurman Coffey

EDMONTON – Kenneth Thurman Coffey, 60, of Edmonton, died Saturday June 1, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.  

He was the son of the late Thurman and Ann Lavice Brown Coffey and a U.S. Air Force veteran.  

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Coffey Family Cemetery.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.  

He is survived by four children, Shane and wife Natalie Coffey, of Brooklyn, Ind., Missy and husband Rick Hammontree, of Edmonton, Nate Coffey-Teal, of Bowling Green, and Shaina Coffey, of Cave City; 10 grandchildren, Jesse, Kaci, Ally, Daphne, Autumn, Declan and Makaylee Coffey, Jade, Dylan and Johnny Hammontree; three brothers, Tommie and wife Carolyn Coffey, of Indiana, Bobby Coffey, of Edmonton, and Eugene Coffey, of Leitchfield; three sisters, Bonnie and husband Tim Hubbard, Barbara Coffey, and Wanda and husband Jimmy Vibbert, all of Edmonton. Several nieces and nephews also survive.  

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Dean Coffey.

Clyde ‘Mack’ Dickerson

GLASGOW — Clyde McCreary “Mack” Dickerson, 87, of Glasgow, died Friday, May 31, 2013, in Louisville after a sudden illness.

He was born in Tompkinsville, the son of the late Clyde H. and Vessie McCreary Dickerson.

Mr. Dickerson was a businessman and a farmer and along with his family, owned and operated Dickerson Lumber Company. He was a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Navy and was a member of Glasgow Rotary Club and  Refuge Church of Christ.

He is survived by his wife, Lena Margaret Rush Dickerson; two sons, David Dickerson and Carl Dickerson and wife Margie, both of Glasgow; one daughter, Jill Bryant and husband Bob, of Glasgow; seven grandchildren, Elliott Dickerson and wife Deanna, of Glasgow, Mackay Dickerson and wife Stephanie, of Glasgow, Bradley Dickerson, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Sara Dickerson, of Glasgow, Kenton Bryant, of Nashville, Yates Bryant and Conner Bryant, both of Glasgow; two sisters, Joan Anderson and Ella Dickerson, both of Tompkinsville; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Adam McCreary Dickerson; a sister, Mary Emma Yokley; and his stepmother, Ezma Dickerson Page.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Monday, June 3, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home. Burial was in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of memorial contributions to either Glasgow Rotary Club, P.O. Box 425, Glasgow, KY 42142-0425 or Refuge Church of Christ c/o Dick Lee, 233 Kino Road, Glasgow, KY 42141.

Alta Hartsell Reynolds

MUNFORDVILLE – Alta Hartsell Reynolds, 84, of Munfordville, died Sunday, June 2, 2013, at Caverna Memorial Hospital ER.  

The Hart County native was the daughter of the late George and Shirley Walters Wilson.  

Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Wilkerson Temple Methodist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to noon at Sego Funeral Home. The body will lie in state at the church after 1 p.m. Wednesday.


Stanley Gerald ‘Stan’ Zimmerman

FORT MYERS, Fla. –  Stanley Gerald “Stan” Zimmerman, 91, of  Fort Myers, Fla., died Wednesday, May 29, 2013, in Fort Myers.  

The Amarillo, Texas, native was born Aug. 10, 1921, to the late Stanley Gerald and Jesse Pearl Harris Zimmerman. He was a retired field commander for U.S. Army, former city planner for Glasgow, former manager at Lessenberry Building Center and land developer with Highlander Estates. He fought in the Battle of the Bulge during World War II and was a POW during the entire Korean War. He was a 50-year, 32nd-degree Mason with the Allen Lodge, member Scottish Rite, secretary for Glasgow Rotary Club where he was a Paul Harris Fellow and had a scholarship in his name. He sang with Cavemen Chorus Barbershop Singers, was a member of Gulf Coast Church of Christ and a Kentucky Colonel.

He is survived by two daughters, Susan Reynolds (Paul) and Sandee Pester, both of Fort Myers, Fla.; daughter in spirit, Eva Wagner, of Glasgow; four grandchildren, Deanna M. Jacobs (Pete), Evan McBeath, MD (Emily), Steven Pester and Mary McBeath; one great-granddaughter, Ella Kay McBeath; sister, Naomi M. Buntin; four nieces and nephews, Rebecca Kincher, Brian Buntin, Gerald Bolmer, Janice Patterson and a great-nephew, Brian Kincher.  

He was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Bolmer.

Visitation is in progress and will continue from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Patton Funeral Home, Park City Chapel. The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with burial in Sweeden Church Cemetery with full military honors at the graveside.


GLASGOW — Bonnie B. Norman, 66, of Glasgow, died Friday, May 31, 2013, at her residence. A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Christian Church of Glasgow. Arrangements are under the direction of Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home. Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to a scholarship fund being established in memory of Jim and Bonnie Norman. Details will be announced later.