Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

November 18, 2013

Obituaries: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013

Staff report
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Dorothy Davis

GLASGOW – Dorothy Davis, 71, of Glasgow, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at her home.

She was the daughter of the late Charles Henry Semones and Ona Tucker Semones.

She is survived by five children: Ona “Ree Ree” Standifer, Donna Hayes, Rhonda Harper, Tonya Harper Ballard and Charles Thomas Weaver; two brothers: Butch Semones and Wally Semones; one sister, Alma Hodges; 16 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Clifton Davis.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Baldock – Shirley Cemetery. Visitation will be at the cemetery at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Marcia Davis

GLASGOW – Marcia Davis, 63, of Glasgow, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital.

A native of Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Harland and Gertrude Hiltabilde Bennett, a homemaker and a member of Cave City Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Brad Davis; six children: Mary Ann, Brenda, Jenny Price and husband Mark, Harold Jr., David, and Daniel; one brother, Stanley Bennett and wife Aletha; three sisters: Catherine, Deborah, and Mary Jane; 14 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one grandson, Isaac; one sister, Barbara; and two brothers, Gerald and David.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Mammoth Cave Baptist Church cemetery. Visitation will after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Bobby Junior Huff

SUMMER SHADE – Bobby Junior Huff, 76, of Summer Shade, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at Monroe Co. Health & Rehab.

He was a son of the late Taylor and Girdle Brown Huff and member of the Church of Christ.

He is survived by two daughters, Anita (Billy) Rhoton, of Tompkinsville, and Kathy Milam, of Summer Shade; two sons, Randell (Tammy) Huff, of Glasgow, and Stevie (Vickie) England, of Tompkinsville; grandchildren, Lori Beth Ferguson, Chris Blakley, Barry Rhoton, Betina Copas and Steven Moody; great-grandchildren, Jackson and Blane Ferguson and Katherine Kiebel; three sisters, Sheila Garmon, of Burkesville, Rachel Ballard, of Edmonton, and Betty Newlander, of Indiana; one brother, Stevie Huff, of Glasgow.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Devonia Huff; one brother, Marvin Huff; one sister, Linda Huff; and one grandson, Bradley Blakley.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 1 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Dr. Jerry Bean officiating. Burial will follow in Old Mount Hermon Cemetery. Visitation will begin Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Old Mount Hermon Cemetery.

Linda Gail Ward Pace

CAVE CITY — Linda Gail Ward Pace, 56, of Cave City, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital.

Linda was the daughter of the late Robert and Wilma Steenbergen Ward. She was a bookkeeper for The Medical Center at Bowling Green and member of Cave City Church of Christ.

Survivors include her husband, Elvin Dean Pace; two daughters, Brandi Pace and husband Jacob, of Park City, and Jennifer Johnson and husband Adam, of Cave City; six grandchildren, Jayna Johnson, Vincent Pace, Nicholas Pace, Matthew Pace, Corben Johnson and William Pace; one sister, Jean Pedigo and husband Bobby, of Cave City; one brother, Phillip Ward and wife Darlene, of Glasgow; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Bowles Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Patsy Alva Jean Pippin

CANMER – Patsy Alva Jean Pippin, 75, of Canmer, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at her home in Canmer.

She was the daughter of the late Willie Darnell and the late Georgia Curtzinger McAdams.

Funeral service was at Brooks Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18. Brother Barry Devine officiated. Interment was at Knoxes Creek Cemetery, Magnolia.

Eric Shane Polson

GLASGOW – Eric Shane Polson, 36, of Glasgow, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.

Born in Barren County, he was the son of Carroll David and Janet Likens Polson, of Glasgow, who survives.

Other survivors include a sister, Candice Polson, of Glasgow; three half-sisters, Trisha Wyatt and husband Daniel, Tina Kidwell and husband Kevin, and Tonya Shives and husband Jimmy, all of Glasgow; two brothers, Jeremy Wheeler of Glasgow and Floyd Davis of Bloomington, Ind.; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; and two special friends, Krista Reece and Teresa Albright, both of Glasgow.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Jessie and Iris Polson; maternal grandparents, Lenville and Wanda Likens; and an aunt, Sandra Parrish.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Texie Wright

SMITHS GROVE – Texie Wright, 87, of Smiths Grove, died Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at her residence.

She was the daughter of the late Andy and Samantha Kinslow Vincent and wife of the late Bob Wright.

Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel. Burial will be in Smiths Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 until 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Elizabeth Ann ‘Liz’ (Young) Willett

TOMPKINSVILLE – Elizabeth Ann “Liz” (Young) Willett, 63, of Tompkinsville, passed away Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, while in the company of family members, at her home.

Liz was born in Glasgow, on May 22, 1950, a daughter of the late Sue (Cole) and Russell Owen Young. On Oct. 6, 1972, in Birmingham, Ala., she married her husband of 41 years, Tommy Willett, who survives her. Liz was a lifetime member of Tompkinsville First United Methodist Church. She pursued her career in education for 34 and a half years, during this time she was a teacher, assistant principal, principal, instructional secondary supervisor and interim superintendent, mostly this was done in the Monroe County School System.

Liz is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law; James and Melissa Willett, of Scottsville, Scott and Kristin Willett, of Elizabethtown; four grandchildren, Hayden, Kate, Clay and Carter Willett. She is also survived by two brothers and sisters-in-law, David and Karen Young, of Scottsville, Bill and Karen Young, of Owensboro; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Beth and Tony High.  

Funeral services will be at Monroe County High School gymnasium at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19. Visitation is in progress and will continue on Tuesday from 6 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, and after 1 p.m. at the high school. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the Imagination Library or Backpack for Kids.