Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY


May 21, 2013

Obituaries: May 22, 2013

GLASGOW — Marion Houston ‘MH’ Proffitt

OAKLAND — Marion Houston “MH” Proffitt, 71, expired Monday, May 20, 2013, at his home in Oakland. 

He was the retired owner-operator of the former MH Proffitt Funeral Home in Bardstown, a member of The Funeral Directors of Kentucky Association, an airplane, automobile and motorcycle enthusiast, a member of the Experimental Aircraft Association and had a world record with the National Aeronautics Association. He worshiped with the Lehman Avenue Church of Christ and had a concerted interest in Christian Missionary work especially in Bulgaria.

He was proceeded in death by his parents, Erby H. and Lydia Bishop Proffitt.

Survivors are his wife of 50 years, the former Delores Rucker; one daughter, Mrs. Scott (Lisa) Grimes, of Bowling Green; one son, Ty Houston Proffitt, of Manchester, Tenn.; and  four grandchildren, Tara and Ty Buttrey, Knoxville, Tenn., and Hayden Houston and Elizabeth Proffitt, of Manchester, Tenn.

He is also survived by one sister, Mrs. Forrest (Martha) Morris, of Bloomfield; and two aunts, Elizabeth Proffitt, of Cave City, and Elizabeth Bishop, of Nazareth.

Cone Funeral Home in Bowling Green is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, with the funeral to follow in the evening at 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Bardstown Cemetery on Thursday, May 23, under the direction of Barlow Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Big Reedy Christian Camp, Bowling Green.

David  Dewayne  Turner

TOMPKINSVILLE — David Dewayne Turner, 48, of Tompkinsville, died Monday, May 20, 2013, at Monroe County Medical Center.

David was born in Tompkinsville on June 14, 1964, a son of Homer Turner and the late Doris Lee Birge.

In July of 1996, he married Karen (Pickerell) Turner, who survives him.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Tim White officiating. Burial will be in  Neal Cemetery. Visitation is 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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  • Odelia Edwards Broady Odelia Edwards Broady, 98, of Horse Cave

    Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, April 17, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery.

    Visitation will be 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. until service time Thursday in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home.

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  • Burnis Hellard, 92, of Hillsboro, Ohio

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19, at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

    Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

    April 15, 2014

  • Jesse Carl Hutcherson, 83, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral services will be 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, with Brother Paul Strong officiating.

    Visitation is Tuesday from 1 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.

    Burial will be in Ebenzer Cemetery.

    April 15, 2014

  • Barbara Diane "Shake" Wooten Barbara Diane “Shake” Wooten, 73, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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  • Steven Lee Danner Steven Lee Danner, 44, of Glasgow

    A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Glasgow Cumberland Presbyterian Church at 6 p.m.

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  • Vernon Kester Ketchem, 48, of Greensburg

    Funeral services will be Thursday, April 17, at 1 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Brother Robert Allred officiating and burial in Hiseville Cemetery.

    Visitation will begin Wednesday, April 16, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home and until time of services on Thursday.

    April 14, 2014

  • Billie (Biggers) Shaw Clark Billie (Biggers) Shaw Clark, 79, of Anderson, Ind.

    A service to celebrate Billie's life was held on the 10th day of April, 2014, at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service. Her final resting place will be in Glasgow.

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  • Velma Pauline Knight, 86, of Linwood

    Funeral service was at Brooks Funeral Home on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Rev. Nicky Fulkerson officiated. Interment was at Timberlake Cemetery, Munfordville.

    April 14, 2014

  • Ronald Kenton Ward Ronald Kenton Ward, 76, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, at Calvary Baptist Church with burial in Bowles Cemetery.

    Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Monday at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home and on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until time for the service at Calvary Baptist Church.

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  • Ernest Edward Eldridge Sr., 58, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral service will be 1 p.m., Monday, April 14, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, Tompkinsville.

    Visitation is in progress and will continue on Monday after 6 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

    Burial will be in Skaggs Creek Cemetery, Rock Bridge Community of Monroe County. 

    April 14, 2014