James LeRoy Davidson
GLASGOW – James LeRoy Davidson, 74, of Glasgow, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at his home after a brief illness.
He was born in Barren County, the son of Glen and Emma Catherine Hayden Davidson. Mr. Davidson was a truck driver and a former employee of Davidson Oil Company and more recently the Bass Company. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Indianapolis, Ind., was an avid bowler and attended Old Zion United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Marjorie Furlong Davidson; two daughters, Sheila Edmunds (Chris), of Glasgow, and Wendy Mitford (Paul), of Indiana; one son, Ricky Davidson (Nancee), of Florida; seven grandchildren, Haley Johnson (Matt), Seth, Tyler and Luke Edmunds, and Alex, Nick and Michael Mitford; a great-grandson, James Mattox Johnson; his mother, Emma Catherine Davidson, of Park City, and a sister, Glynna Hogan (Whimpy), of Park City.
Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 22, 2012, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in Old Zion Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
A Masonic service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home and the public is welcome to attend.
Otha Frank Grider
MOUNT HERMON – Otha Frank Grider, 97, of Mount Hermon, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at Monroe County Medical Center in Tompkinsville.
He was the husband of the late Velma Milam Grider, and the son of the late Wade Grider and Gertrude Hoffman Grider.
Visitation will be Tuesday after 1 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville.
Funeral services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Monroe County Memorial Lawn.
Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association or Mount Gilead Church of Christ.
James Edward Hale
TOMPKINSVILLE – James Edward Hale, 82, of Tompkinsville, passed away, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, while in the company of family members, at Monroe County Medical Center.
James was born in Tompkinsville, on May 11, 1930, a son of the late Tommie (Smith) and Avery Hale. On May 5,1951, James married Ina Faye (Cain) Hale. James was a member of Lyons Chapel Church of Christ and was retired from Tri County Electric Co-Op, having been a line foreman for 25 years.
James is survived by one son, Robert (Carolyn) Hale, of Tompkinsville; one son-in-law, Terry Neal Rhoton, of Alvaton; three grandchildren, Todd Hale, Terri Gilbert and Eric Lee Rhoton; four great-grandchildren, Luke Rhoton, Alyssa Rhoton, Alex Rhoton and Hensley Gilbert; six sisters, Dorothy Watson, Jane Adams, Carolyn Adams, all of Tompkinsville, Christine Thornton, of Franklin, Nancy Pennington, of Bowling Green, Lois Upton, of Bowling Green; and one brother, John Hale, of Tompkinsville.
James was preceded in death by his wife, Ina Faye Hale, her parents, Tommie (Smith) and Avery Hale; a daughter, Janie Hale Rhoton; three brothers, Eugene, Bill and Earl B. Hale; and one sister, Ruby Ann Muse.
Funeral services at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, Tompkinsville, will be 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 22, with Steve Lee officiating.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 6 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Monroe County Memorial Lawn.
Eugene Lewis 'Gene' Polson
LOUISVILLE – Eugene Lewis "Gene" Polson, 79, of Louisville, passed away Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, at his residence.
Gene was preceded in death by his parents, Eddie and Helen Nance Polson; a granddaughter, Cassie McConnell; and a sister, Sarah Mitchell.
Gene is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Winnie McGuire Polson; daughter, Laura McConnell (Michael); stepchildren, Sherryl Swift (Mike), Charles Boston (Brenetta), and Louellen Boston; granddaughter, Michelle McConnell, along with several step-grandchildren; great-granddaughter, Riley McConnell, along with several step-great-grandchildren; siblings, Anna Lee Stephenson, Sam Polson, Robert Polson (Margaret), and Brenda Polson.
Funeral service to honor the life of Gene will be noon on Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, at Evergreen Funeral Home, 4623 Preston Hwy., with entombment to follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 until 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to University of Louisville Hospital, Cardio Vascular Department, 550 South Jackson Street, ACB 3rd Floor, Louisville, Ky. 40202.
Neval Mae Vance
GLASGOW – Neval Mae Vance, 93, Glasgow, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.
A native of Monroe County, she was a daughter of the late Vulso and Hattie Ward Mayes. She was a retired presser at Handmacher Fashions, of Glasgow, and a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include her three children, James O. Vance and wife Alma, Robert Vance and wife Norma, Carolyn Garrett and husband Tommy; eight grandchildren, Vickie McPherson (Bobby), Timmy Vance, Mark Vance (Kathy), Debbie Coulter (Jackie), Connie Poynter (Daryl), Mike Vance, Barry T. Garrett (Vivian), and Rochelle Wyatt (Mark); 23 great-grandchildren; and 14 great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Veachel Vance, and one great-grandchild, Corey Wilson.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Bristletown Cemetery. Friends may call after 3 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Bristletown Cemetery.
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Terri Shoemaker, 56, of Edmonton
Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 12 at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with family receiving visitors at 2 p.m.
Lilly Christine Firkins, 88, of Cave City
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, at Bob Hunt Funeral Chapel, Cave City, with burial in the Cave City Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home will be after 5 p.m. Tuesday.
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Roger L. Kessinger, 81, of Cub Run
The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 11, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 12. Funeral service will be 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 12, at Brooks Funeral Home with Brother Gerald Murphy officiating. Interment will be at Cub Run Cemetery, Cub Run.
Sue Chaney, 68, of Munfordville
Funeral services for Sue Chaney will be 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home, with Bro. John Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Zion Community Cemetery at Magnolia. Visitation continues after 8 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Sarah Ann Thomas Pace, 76, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in the Hiseville Cemetery. Visitation was Monday at the funeral home.
Evert Burchett, 87, of Glasgow
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by DAV Chapter No. 20. Visitation was Monday.
Richard Conley Leffler, 49, of Cub Run
Funeral service was Monday at Brooks Funeral Home with burial at Thompson Cemetery.
Emily Mae McGee, 87, of Bowling Green
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hardy and Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green chapel, with burial in Fairview Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Cova England, 84, of Horse Cave
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Winn Funeral Home, with burial in the Cosby Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from 9 a.m. until the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
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