Mildred Jean Livesay Ferkler
BOWLING GREEN – Mildred Jean Livesay Ferkler, 77, of Bowling Green, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2013, at her residence at 8:32 p.m.
Mildred was born in Glasgow on April 18, 1936, and was preceded in death by her late husband of 40 years, Richard Livesay, and her parents, Guy and Katherine Matthews Everett.
Mildred was a founding member of Living Hope Baptist Church, taught Sunday School for many years and was the first treasurer of Living Hope, retired manager and salesman of Lee Brick and Block. Also a member of Park City Chapter #128 O.E.S., Kentucky Colonel and avid Western Kentucky Hilltopper Fan.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Ferkler; two daughters, Susan Livesay and Donna Livesay Kanaly (Tim), Bowling Green; three stepdaughters, Lisa L. Morgan, Kelley M. Ricker and Debbra A. Smith, of High Point, N.C.; one sister, Rebecca Humphrey, of Bowling Green; two grandsons, Nick and Ryan Kanaly, of Bowling Green; four step-grandchildren, Chyenne Ricker, Skyler Ricker, Shatwntay Smith and Jeremy Morgan, also survive.
Funeral service will be Thursday, June 27, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Living Hope Baptist Church, with visitation Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 4 until 8 p.m. at J.C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel and Thursday 9 a.m. until service time at Living Hope Baptist Church. Burial will be in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel.
EDMONTON – Kim Jolly, 43, of Edmonton passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Sunday, June 23, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital, after a long, brave battle with cancer.
She was born on July 20, 1969, to Phil and Beverly Lowry, of Edmonton, who survive. She was a member of House of Prayer Church where she was actively involved with the youth program as a Sunday School teacher and played the organ. She loved her church and her heritage and inspired so many during her illness. She will be greatly missed by all that knew her.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Wes Jolly, of Edmonton; two daughters, Jerrica Jolly and Kiley Jolly, both at home; a brother, Kevin Lowry, of Edmonton; maternal grandmother, Pauline Elmore, of Edmonton; an aunt, Rita Smith and husband Wayne, of Winnsboro, La.; father and mother-in-law, Joe and Kay Jolly, of Center; grandmother-in-law, Betty Tucker, of Sulphur Well; brother and sister-in-law Richie and Nikki Jolly, of Center; two nieces, Mayci and Bree Jolly and a nephew, Dathan Jolly; and several cousins and her wonderful church family at House of Prayer.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Rev. Robert C. Elmore and paternal grandparents, Hansford and Thelma Lowry, of Corbin.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 26, at 1 p.m. at House of Prayer Church in Edmonton, with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at the church beginning on Tuesday at 3 p.m. and after 9 a.m. until service time on Wednesday.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her honor to the House of Prayer Church cemetery fund.
Laverne Britt Lockhart
BOWLING GREEN – Laverne Britt Lockhart, 97, of Bowling Green, died Friday, June 21, 2013, at Hopkins Nursing Facility.
She was the daughter of the late Thurman and Alma Landrum Britt, and wife of the late Rodney T. Lockhart.
Funeral service was 11 a.m. Monday, June 24, at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery.
Marie F. Murphy
MUNFORDVILLE – Marie F. Murphy, 75, of Munfordville, died Monday, June 24, 2013, at her residence in Munfordville.
She was the daughter of the late Elzy Allen and Marie Logsdon Allen and the wife of the late Stanley Murphy.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Brooks Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home with Brother Rick Catron officiating. Interment will be in Murphy Family Cemetery, Munfordville.
Dr. Robert Panchyshyn
BOWLING GREEN – Dr. Robert Panchyshyn, 85, of Bowling Green, died Sunday, June 23, 2013, at Greenwood Nursing & Rehab.
He was the son of the late John and Mary Dymianek Panchyshyn, and husband of Carolyn Baseheart Panchyshyn.
Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, with burial in Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel.