Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

August 23, 2013

Obituaries: Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013

Special reports
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Geneva Chapman

KNOB LICK — Geneva Bernice Chapman, 81, of Knob Lick, died Thursday, Aug. 23, 2013 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.   

She was the daughter of the late Clarence and Sally Taylor Gentry. She was a homemaker and member of Antioch Cumberland Presbyterian Church.  

She is survived by her husband, Clarence Chapman, of Knob Lick; two sons, Kenneth Chapman and Marty Chapman (wife Ann), all of Knob Lick; one brother, Howard Gentry, of Glasgow; two sisters, Renna Page, of Glasgow, and Velma Ruth Edwards, of Greenwood, Ind.; five grandsons, Lynn Chapman, Micky Compton, Stevie Compton, Jamie Compton and Nathanel Bryant; two granddaughters, Martina Chapman and Morgan Priddy.

Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Bowles Cemetery. Visitaton will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Saturday and after 9 a.m.  Sunday at the funeral home.

Albert Ray Gibson

EDMONTON — Albert Ray Gibson, 79, of Edmonton, died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.

He was the son of the late George and Roxie Cope Gibson.

Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Gibson Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Saturday and after 9 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home.   

Agnes Pitcock

GLASGOW — Agnes Lorene Pitcock, 88, of Glasgow, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at Glasgow State Nursing Facility.

A native of Muhlenberg County, she was a daughter of the late Tom and Martha Jackson Croft. She was a homemaker, the widow of the late Cleo Thompson “Tompie” Pitcock.

Survivors include one daughter, Shirley J. Pitcock, of Big Meadow; one daughter-in-law, Barbara Jean Pitcock Witty and husband Jerry, of Elizabethtown; three grandchildren, Heather Lynn Key and husband Tim, of Lafayette, Tenn., Stephen Glen Pitcock and wife Dawn, of Bowling Green, Amanda Gayle Gringle and husband Robbie, of Elizabethtown; seven great-grandchildren, Mindy, Kassondra, Jacob, Kaitlyn, McKenzie, Chloe and Catherine.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.

Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Sunday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Friends may call after 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Henry Rigney III

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Henry Dale Rigney III, 35, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Indianapolis.

He was a self-employed welder and painter.

Survivors include two children, John Dylan Rigney and Mariah Kay Rigney; his fiancée, Tammy Brewer; his mother, Patricia Ann Mathews; his father, Henry Dale Rigney Jr., all of Glasgow; three brothers, Jay D. Pedigo and Jordan D. Pedigo, both of Glasgow, and Derek Lenihan, of Greencastle, Ind.; maternal grandfather, Oren L. Mathews, of Indianapolis; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday and after noon Sunday at the funeral home.

Christine E. Scott

GLASGOW — The memorial service for Christine E. Scott will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, at First United Methodist Church in Glasgow.

Christine died on July 24, at her home in Glasgow at age 64.

She was born on Oct. 5, 1948, in Nanking, China, to missionary parents, Dr. Olaf and Eleanor Hansen. She grew up in Japan and returned there as an adult as an ESL teacher. She and her family lived in Silverdale, Wash., Forest City, Iowa, and Houghton, Mich., prior to moving to Glasgow in 1999.

Chris was a special education teacher in Barren County and an active member of PEO, Friends of the Library and Kids Hope. She enjoyed yoga and walking at the YMCA and reading. She was a lifelong Lutheran who believed in a gracious and loving God.

She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Dr. Steven Scott, psychophysiology coordinator at Lindsey Wilson College; their three children, Marvin Scott of Virginia Beach, Va., Steve Scott of Louisville, and Dr. Anna (Scott) Landers, of Morgantown, W.V., their spouses, and three grandchildren.

In addition, she is survived by her sister, Priscilla Lynch, of Saugatuck, Mich., and her brother, Gordon Hansen, of Guntersville, Ala.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Kids Hope Project at First United Methodist Church, Mary Weldon Memorial Library or PEO.

Delaney ‘John’ Stinson

HORSE CAVE — Delaney (John) T. Stinson, 85, of Horse Cave, died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.

He was a Hart County native, a retired heavy equipment operator, a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a 50-plus year member of Rio Verde Masonic Lodge No. 698.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Terry B. Stinson and Florence E. Dishman Stinson; two brothers, Kenneth Stinson (infant) and Dale Stinson.

Survivors iInclude his wife, Dorothy Payton Stinson, of Horse Cave; daughter, Melanie Stinson, of Horse Cave; son, William Terry Stinson, of Bowling Green; granddaughter, Payton Ann Bryant, of Horse Cave; great-grandson Jayden Sturgeon, of Horse Cave; niece, Del Rita Hay, of Horse Cave; and great-nephew, Chris Hay, of Horse Cave.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, at Winn Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery. Visitation is 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.