Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY


July 24, 2013

Obituaries: Thursday, July 25, 2013

GLASGOW — George Hessel Baker

SUMMER SHADE – George Hessel Baker, 83, of Summer Shade, died Monday, July 22, 2013, at New Haven at Home, in Franklin.  

Born in Ocheydan, Iowa, he was the son of the late Hessel George and Emma Hielkema Baker. Mr. Baker was a farmer, a veteran of the Korean War and member of Lick Branch Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Gloria Kell and husband Leslie, of Franklin, and Sherry Free Johnson and husband Charles, of Glasgow; one son, Hessel Baker and wife Linda, of Canmer; eight grandchildren, Debra Outler, Dena Hagan, Stacy Johnson, Jennifer Dobson, Jessica Lindsey, Melissa Conley, Lindsey Kell and Derek Kell; 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Helen Vanderveen and Thelma Van Gelder, both of Iowa.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two wives, Angelina Dekkenga Baker and Wilma Jean Sims Baker, and one grandchild, Angela Michelle Baker.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, July 26, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home. Burial with military honors provided by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Randolph. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Margaret A. ‘Margie’ Brooks

WINDBER, Pa. – Margaret A. “Margie” Brooks, 82, of Windber, Pa., and formerly of Glasgow, died Monday, July 22, 2013, in Windber, Pa.  

She was the daughter of the late John and Margaret Lynch Joyce. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Richard Brooks; a sister, Mary Naylor; and a brother, James Joyce.

Margaret worked as a nurse at Maryland State Hospital, was owner and operator of Sonora Truck Stop in Sonora, and was the owner of Abe’s Market in Hodgenville.

She is survived by her son, Bryan George Moffit, of Utah; stepsons, Rick Brooks, of Alabama, and Randy Brooks, of Kentucky; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three sisters, Bernice (Turp) Mihalcik, of New York, Pat Joyce, of Ohio, and Sandra Tallyen (Michael), with whom she resided in Windber, Pa.; several nieces and nephews; a sister-in-law, Mary Lou Joyce Smith, of Ohio; brothers-in-law, Jack Benko, of Ohio, Donald (Carol) Brooks, Bill (Mary Sue) Brooks, Rondal (Maxine) Brooks and Terry Brooks, all of Kentucky; and her dog Tika, who was her constant companion and protector.

Funeral mass will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at St. Helen Catholic Church with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home on Friday from 4 until 8 p.m. A prayer vigil will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home.

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    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.

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  • 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.

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    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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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

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    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. 

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