Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Obituaries

May 20, 2013

Obituaries: May 21, 2013

GLASGOW — Truman ‘Shag’ Edward Gearlds

TOMPKINSVILLE — Truman “Shag” Edward Gearlds, 76, of Tompkinsville, died Monday, May 20, 2013, at Monroe Health and Rehabilitation.

Truman was born in Tompkinsville on June 20, 1936, a son of the late Ethel (White) and Esco Gearlds.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Jones Gearlds.

Funeral services at will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, Tompkinsville, with Tim White officiating. Burial will be in Center Point Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 6 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mary Kirzeder

BOWLING GREEN — Mary Kirzeder, died Saturday May 18, 2013, at Greenwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was the daughter of Joseph and Helen A. Hoefler Kirzeder.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, at Christ the King Catholic Church in Scottsville. Visitation begins at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Strode Funeral Home.

Idelle Poynter

GLASGOW — Idelle Thomas Poynter, 84, of Glasgow, died Saturday, May 18, 2013, at her home.

She was born in Barren County, the daughter of the late Jim and Nettie Matthews Thomas.

Mrs. Poynter was a homemaker and farm wife and a former employee of L.C. Ellis Drug Store and Handmacher in Glasgow. She was a member of the Mount Tabor Baptist Church.

She is survived by one son, Ricky Poynter and wife Jeannie, of Glasgow; a daughter-in-law, Bernice Poynter, of Glasgow; a sister-in-law, Dorene Thomas Hard, of Scottsville; eight grandchildren, Tasha Caffee, Todd and Jeannie Poynter, Brenda and Terry Wilson, Tammy and Greg Groce and Patty Link; 10 great-grandchildren, Nola Caffee, Dylan Poynter, Justin and Timothy Caffee, Richard Groce, Cassie and Nathan Meadows, Brittany, Alex and Gabbie Link; five great-great grandchildren, Mason Meadows, Ryan and Landon Link, and Trey and Jerri Prewitt; one nephew and several nieces.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Poynter; a son, Eddie Poynter; a great-granddaughter, Asia Caffee; two brothers, William and James Thomas; and her sister, Mildred Smith.  

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation begins at 5 p.m. Monday. The family has requested there be no roses in flower arrangements sent to the funeral home.

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  • Earl Kinslow, 90, of Glasgow

    Funeral services are incomplete at this time, but are under the direction of A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.

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  • Michael Franklin, 46, of Fountain Run

    Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at Fountain Run Funeral Home, with burial in Old School Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, July 25, 4 to 8 p.m., and Saturday after 8 a.m. until service time.

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  • William Gobel Shaw Jr. William Gobel Shaw Jr., 79, of Glasgow

    Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. There will be a Masonic service at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

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  • Reid Welsh, 75, of Edmonton

    Funeral services will be Thursday, July 24, at 11 a.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin Wednesday, July 23, at 3 p.m. and continue at the funeral home until time of services on Thursday.

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  • Houston Riggs, 56, of Bonnieville

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    July 22, 2014

  • William E. 'Bill' Wade, 82, of Columbia, Md.

    A memorial service will be held at Harry H. Witzke’s Family Funeral Home, Inc. in Ellicott City, Md., at 1 p.m. on July 26, 2014. A private burial will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.

    July 22, 2014

  • Mary Ann Ross Kerr, 99, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. on Wednesday and after 7:30 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Old Mount Hermon Cemetery in Monroe County.

    July 21, 2014

  • Stephen Earl Biggers Stephen Earl Biggers, 60, of Franklin, Tenn.

    Stephen Earl’s wishes were to be cremated. A visitation for family and friends will be held on Sunday, July 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. at A.F. Crow and Son Funeral Home in Glasgow.

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  • Kenneth Gray Sr. Kenneth Gray Sr., 93, of the Bon Ayr community of Barren County

    Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home. Burial with military honors provided by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow will be in Old Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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  • Bassie Reable Webb Copass, 83, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday July 22, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Bro. John Jordan officiating. Visitation will be Monday 4 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery.

    July 21, 2014