Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

September 4, 2013

Obituaries: Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013

Staff report
Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Randy L. Houchens

TAYLORSVILLE, Ind. – Randy L. Houchens, 46, of Taylorsville, Ind., died Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at his home.

Born April 27, 1967, Randy was the son of Charles and Janet Abner Houchens, who survive.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home in Columbus, Ind., with the Rev. Larry Fields officiating. Calling is in progress and will continue from 10 a.m. until service time Friday. Burial will be at Resthaven Cemetery in Edinburgh, Ind.

Memorials may be made to Riley Children's Foundation Spina Bifida Fund.

View his video after 4 p.m. Thursday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet.

Evelyn Perkins

GLASGOW – Evelyn Perkins, 85, Glasgow, died Sept. 3, 2013, at U of L Hospital in Louisville.

She was born in Barren County on May 26, 1928, to the late John and Vera Woodcock.

She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Michalle Williams; two brothers, Jack and Phillip Woodcock, of Indiana; and two sisters, Jeanette Brummett, of Indiana, and Ruth Emmitt, of Glasgow.

Evelyn was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. She spread her love through her delicious food. “Granny” was very passionate about her cooking and ensuring that no one left her home hungry.

Evelyn also served as a lunchroom cook at Slick Rock School and Eastern Elementary for many years and was an active member of Mount Pisgah Baptist Church in Barren County.

She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Howard Perkins; one son, Melvin Perkins and wife Dianna, of Horse Cave; one daughter, Carol Williams and husband Mike, of Glasgow; two grandchildren, Shawn Perkins and wife Debbie, of Glasgow, and Gina Huff and husband Shawn, of Scottsville; three great-grandchildren, Amanda and Eric Perkins, and Taylor Beth Huff. She is also survived by one sister, Jean Bunch, of Indiana; one brother, Billy Woodcock, of Indiana; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.


CAVE CITY – George Woodford Minor, 86, of Cave City, died Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, in Bowling Green. The funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at Patton Funeral Home, Park City Chapel, with burial in Cave City Cemetery.