Devaro Chantell Amos
GLASGOW – Devaro Chantell Amos departed this life on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital.
Born July 9, 1987, in Glasgow, she was a 2006 graduate of Glasgow High School and had been employed at Subway in Glasgow for seven years. She was a member of Pleasant Union Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Kessley Faye Amos; her mother, Deloris Faye Driver Amos Short; her father, Leroy “Boggie” H. Amos Jr.; one sister, Ashley M. Sweatt (Dustin Austin); maternal grandparent, Norma Jean (Donnie “Cadillac” Brown), of Glasgow; paternal grandparent, Leroy H. Amos Sr., of Indianapolis; five nephews, Jabari J. Sweatt, Kenyon T. Martin, Tyson K. Martin, Keyshawn M. Austin and Bobby J. Barbour; seven aunts, Brenda (Ricky) Wood, Judy (William) Woods, Sue (Kenny) Francis, Gaye Martin, Ann (Kenny) Doakes, all of Glasgow, Rocky (Howard) Rice and Marie (Micky) Paul, all of Hart County, Neverly Boards, of Bowling Green, Kim Amos, Kanisha Amos, Kathy Amos, Kelly Willis, and Lacie Willis, all of Indianapolis; three uncles, Robert (Joyce) Driver, of Glasgow, Rodney Amos and Royal Amos, of Indianapolis; a very special friend, John Andrews; and a host of cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, James Driver; her paternal grandparent, Hazel J. Amos, an aunt, Linda Haskins; and a cousin, Antwyan (Smoke) Nuckols.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Pleasant Union Cemetery.
Iralean Francis Templeton
GLASGOW – Iralean Francis Templeton, 92, died Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.
She was born in Pulaski, Va., but had lived in Glasgow for several years. She was a member of Jonesville Baptist Church, Jonesville, Va., and had attended Glasgow Baptist Church locally. She was an active volunteer in the community, loved to sing and played several musical instruments. She was a prolific writer, having articles and series published in national magazines and local newspapers.
She is survived by three sons and four daughters: George F. Templeton (Sharon), of Columbus, Ind., David A. Templeton (Cassie), of Huntington, Ind., John C. Templeton (Nikki), of Seymour, Tenn., Patricia E. Sexton (Bill), of Ewing, Va., Dorothy A. Spradlin, of Glasgow, Shirley S. Dillistone (Ron), of Long Beach, Miss., and Rosa Lea Roberts (Tom), of Glasgow. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren, five step-grandchildren and many great- and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Cecil Templeton.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.