Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

February 18, 2011

Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, obituaries

Staff reports
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — William David Baney

BOWLING GREEN — William David Baney, 85, of Bowling Green, died Feb. 15, 2011, at Palm West Hospital in Loxahatchee, Fla.

Baney was the son of the late William D. and Anna May Beechly Baney, and the husband of the late Evelyn Romayne Jones Baney.

Visitation is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home’s Bowling Green chapel. Funeral services will be at 12 p.m. Saturday at the chapel. Burial will be at the Iva Baptist Church Cemetery. Arrangements are by Hardy & Son Funeral Homes, Inc.

Lewis W. Carson

BOWLING GREEN — Lewis W. Carson, 90, of Bowling Green, died at 11 p.m., Feb. 15, 2011, at his home after a brief illness. He was a man of great faith, and his gentle spirit and caring ways were a reflection of his love for God.  He believed in working hard, being honest and helping those around him. He enjoyed his Saturday morning breakfasts with friends and treasured spending time with his family and reading God’s Word.

The Warren County native retired from Central Plumbing and Heating in 1988 after 28 years of loyal service. He was a member of First Church of the Nazarene where he served as a greeter for many years. He was the son of the late Silas and Betty Carson. He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Myrtle Mae Carson; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Willie and Lucy Lane; his sisters Freddie Mae Carson, Dean Cox, Mary Gerlean Carson and Etta Hood; his brothers Sylvester Carson, Bill Carson, Eddie Carson, Charlie Carson, Lucian Carson and Ross Carson; a son-in-law, Shawn Bryant; and grandchildren, Susan Carson and Andrew Carson.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to First Church of the Nazarene, Hosparus of Bowling Green or the Commonwealth Health Foundation Hospitality House.  

Funeral service celebrating Lewis’ life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at J.C. Kirby & Son Funeral Home, Broadway Avenue Chapel, in Bowling Green with burial in Fairview Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m Friday at the funeral home.

Survivors include his daughters Marjorie A. Brown and her husband, Bill, of Hendersonville, TN; Doris C. Thomas and her husband, Roger, of Smiths Grove, and Tammy C. Bryant of Bowling Green; his sons, Joe A. Carson and his wife, Judith, of Nashville, TN and Don D. Carson and his wife, Shirley, of Chicago, IL; his grandchildren, Kim M. Thomas of Bowling Green, Kathryn M. Thomas of Glasgow, Dr. Roger C. Thomas of Smiths Grove, Julie C. Campbell and her husband, Jeremy, of LaVergne, TN, Adam J. Carson of Louisville, KY and Seth R. Carson of Marianna, FL; great-grandchildren Makenzie Carson and Brylee Campbell of LaVergne, TN and his sister, Catherine Hyde of Auburn. He had many wonderful caregivers, especially Lucille Reeder and Brooke Trice.

Carl D. ‘Shorty’ Frazier

SUMMER SHADE — Carl D. “Shorty” Frazier, 71, of Summer Shade, died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at the T.J. Samson Community Hospital. He was a native of Monroe County and was the co-owner of Mary’s Restaurant in Summer Shade. He was a son of the late Vestus and Nettie Pennington Frazier. He was a member of Germany Church of Christ and was retired from the Army National Guard.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Spears Frazier; two daughters, Laura Hagan and husband, Terry, of Glasgow, and Jamie Whiteside of Eminence, KY; two step sons, Tony Mosby and wife, Deleda, of Glasgow, and Tim Mosby of Summer Shade; three sisters, Margie Rich, Mary Kingrey and Ruth Davis and husband, Ricky, all of Tompkinsville; three brothers, Harold Frazier and wife, Catherine, Joe Frazier and wife, Joyce and Ted Frazier and wife, Katrina, all of Tompkinsville; four grandchildren, McKenie Hagan, Alexis Whiteside, Madison Hagan and Brendon Smith; five step-grandchildren, Casey Harlow, Carla Netherland, Anthony Mosby, Justin Mosby and Erica Harper; five great step-grandchildren, Andrew Mosby, Clay Hilton, Autumn Harlow, Bailey Mosby and Jaeden Mosby.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 20 at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Bro. Terry Hagan officiating. Burial will follow in the Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Visitation will be Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and continue through Saturday until 8 p.m. and on Sunday until time of service.

Robert Earl Lancaster

BONNIEVILLE — Robert Earl Lancaster, 71, of Bonnieville, died at his home Feb. 17, 2011. He was born in Hopkinsville, KY, to the late Lester and Edna Zachary Lancaster. He is survived by his wife, Edna Lancaster.

Services will be at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home, 114 W. South Street, Munfordville, KY. Cremation will follow. Visitation will be Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. At the request of the family, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.