Frances Jackson Grimsley
GLASGOW – Frances Jackson Grimsley, 81, of Glasgow, formerly of Tompkinsville, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, while in the company of family members at NHC Healthcare.
Frances was born in Tompkinsville, on June 13, 1932, a daughter of the late Marie (Pruitt) and Tas Jackson. In 1947, she married James Edward Grimsley, who preceded her in death.
She worked as a cook at Tompkinsville Elementary School for 35 years and was a member of Mount Poland Baptist Church.
Frances is survived by one daughter, Connie, wife of Roger Walker of Glasgow; one son, James, husband of Josie Grimsley of Gordonsville, Tenn; one sister, Jean Hunter of Tompkinsville; nine grandchildren, Byron Grimsley, Nicole Trull, Daniel Grimsley, Rachel Bryan, Kelly Jones, Jamie Pennington, Christy Dixon, Jeremy Walker, Andrea Lamb; and two step-grandchildren, Pam Flowers and Tina Gregory. Francis is also survived by 19 great-grandchildren and nine step-great-grandchildren.
Frances was preceded in death by one son, Jimmy Ray Grimsley; one daughter, Sandra Pennington Kilmon; three sisters, Melene Goforth, Zora Thompson and Alice Cain; and one brother, Maurice T. Jackson.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, with Brother John Ford officiating.
Visitation will be Saturday, Feb. 1, from 5 to 9 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 2, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
MUNFORDVILLE – Alma Sturgeon, 75, of Munfordville, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at her home in Munfordville.
She was the daughter of the late Harry Miles and the late Lula Thompson Miles.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Klell.
The family will receive friends from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, at Brooks Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be at Brooks Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, with Brother Scott Coats officiating. Interment will be at Center Point Cemetery in Munfordville.