Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Obituaries

November 19, 2013

Obituaries: Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013

GLASGOW — Royce Lavon Alexander

GLASGOW – Royce Lavon Alexander, 80, of Glasgow, was called home Nov. 18, 2013, in Glasgow.

The Edmonton County native was born to the late James Floyd Alexander and the late Virgie Estes Alexander. He was a truck driver for Square Deal Lumber and a member of Basil Chapel United Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Elizabeth Hughes Alexander; two sons, Donnie Alexander (Debbie), of Glasgow, and Jim Alexander (Jo) of Knob Lick; one daughter, Brenda Compton (Fiancé Gary Jones), of Glasgow; one son-in-law, Dennis Hatcher, of Cave City; eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Sharon Hatcher, and one grandson, Donnie Wayne Alexander.

Visitation will be noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Patton Funeral Home, Park City Chapel. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at the funeral home with burial in Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.

www.pattonfuneralhome.com

Joseph F. Hishmeh

SILVER SPRING, Md. – Joseph F. Hishmeh, 78, of Silver Spring, Md., passed away Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at Holy Cross Hospital in Maryland after a lengthy battle with emphysema.

Born in Ramallah, Palestine on April 2, 1935, Mr. Hishmeh was preceded in death by his parents, Fahed and Badiah Totah Hishmeh.

Survivors include his wife, Magda Botto Hishmeh, of Silver Spring, Md.

Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Our Lady of The Caves Catholic Church in Horse Cave with burial to follow in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home and 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Reba C. Houchens

GLASGOW – Reba C. Houchens, 94, of Glasgow, and formerly of Cooktown, died Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.

Born in Barren County, she was the daughter of the late Napoleon Ellis and Ida Elmore Ellis Wright. Mrs. Houchens was a homemaker and a member of the Pleasant Point Baptist Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Nell Taylor (A.R.), of Glasgow, Emma Harvey, of Austin, and Rose Christie, of Glasgow; six grandchildren, Wanda Turner (Terry), Michelle Harvey, Marshall Houchens, Kim Taylor, Darren Taylor (special friend, Donna Peden) and Sarah Christie; four great-grandchildren, Ben and Zack Turner, Brittany Taylor and Tristin Christie; three step-great-grandchildren, Chase Bailey, Jeff Christie and Jennifer Thurman; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Georgie H. Houchens; a sister, Minnie Bell Shoopman; a brother, Lucian Ellis; and three half-brothers, Herbert, Elbert and Lesley Ellis.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21 at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Caney Fork Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Wednesday.

www.crowfuneralhome.com

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Obituaries
  • William Foster Doolin William Foster Doolin, 87, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Fountain Run Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Friday.

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  • Amy Pearl Barrett, 88, of Edmonton

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home.

    April 17, 2014

  • Carol Ann Payton, 71, of Glasgow

    The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Bearwallow Baptist Church.

    Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Bearwallow Baptist Church, with Rev. Stanford Dixon and Rev. Glenn Woodard officiating.

    Interment will be at Bearwallow Cemetery, Horse Cave.

    April 17, 2014

  • Jacky Thomas Wells Jacky Thomas Wells, 61, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with cremation to follow.

    Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Friday.

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  • Milton B. Woodcock Milton B. Woodcock, 64, of Austin

    Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Union #1 Church.

    Visitation will be after noon on Friday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home and after 9 a.m. Saturday at Union #1 Church.

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  • Jacky Thomas Wells, 61, of Glasgow

    Funeral arrangements for Mr. Wells are incomplete at this time, but are under the direction of A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.

     

    April 16, 2014

  • Billie Frank McDowell Billie Frank McDowell, 67, of Burkesville

    Funeral service will be Saturday, April 19, at noon, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main Street, Burkesville, with Rev. James Starks officiating.

    The family will receive friends on Friday, April 18, from 5 until 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

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  • Elizabeth Ann Bowman Montell, 80, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral services will be noon on Friday, April 18, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, with Brother Brett Miles and Brother Gary Emberton officiating.

    Visitation will be Thursday from 3 to 9 p.m. and Friday 6 a.m. until noon at the funeral home.

    Burial will be in Skaggs Creek Cemetery.

    April 16, 2014

  • Odelia Edwards Broady Odelia Edwards Broady, 98, of Horse Cave

    Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, April 17, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery.

    Visitation will be 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. until service time Thursday in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home.

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  • Burnis Hellard, 92, of Hillsboro, Ohio

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19, at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

    Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

    April 15, 2014