GLASGOW — Timothy Milton Best, 65, of Glasgow, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.
He was the son of the late Henry H. and Ola Hancock Best. Tim was the music director from 1970 until 1986 in the Metcalfe County School System. Tim’s service to God included 40 years of service as Minister of Music beginning and ending at Edmonton Baptist Church where he was a member and also including Calvary Baptist Church and Cave City Baptist Church.
Tim is survived by his wife, Carolyn Day Best, and one son, Joshua Best, both of Glasgow; two sisters, Beverly Foster and Thelma Good, both of Owensboro. Other survivors include several nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, former students and KBC Men’s Chorale.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, James Alvey Leisure.
In lieu of flowers, alternate expressions of sympathy can be made to the Best for the Bests fund at Edmonton State Bank or left at Butler Funeral Home. Expressions can also be made to the Edmonton Baptist Church Building fund or a charity of your choice.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Edmonton Baptist Church with burial in Edmonton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 until 8 p.m. Monday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton and after 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church.
Ralph ‘Rusty’ Duvall
GLASGOW — Ralph “Rusty” Duvall, 83, of Glasgow, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at NHC Health Care Center in Glasgow.
He was born in Bowling Green, the son of the late Fred and Iva Lee Sharp Duvall. Rusty was a self-employed auto-body repairman and mechanic and had also worked for local auto dealers. He was a member of the Coral Hill Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Naomi Houchens Duvall; three daughters, Rhonda Duvall, Connie Long (Keith) and Renee Cassady (Butch), all of Glasgow; three grandchildren, Brian Long (Sally), Jaime Long Duvall (Nathan) and Micah Cassady Thompson (Darren); three great-grandchildren, Mason Titsworth, Mia Kate Long and Landon Duvall; three step great-grandchildren, Sydney, Grayson and Garrett Hyatt and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Dorothy Shipley and Clarine Witty; and six brothers, Earl, Carl, James, Paul, Roy and Robert Duvall.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.