Dora Mae Richey
MORRISTOWN, Tenn. – Dora Mae Beckham Richey, of Morristown, Tenn., formerly of Smiths Grove, met her Lord and Savior at 3:20 p.m., May 5, 2013, surrounded by her sons.
The Warren County, Ky., native was born Dec. 18, 1928, and was lovingly known to her family and friends as “Mama Mae.” She was a life-long member of Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Warren County, was a homemaker and retired seamstress from Union Underwear “The Derby” in Bowling Green.
She was the daughter of Leslie Beckham and Elizabeth Kate VanDora Tabor Beckham. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Milton Boone Richey, and daughter, Sheila Gay Richey Orange.
Survivors include sons, Larry Richey and wife Mary-Garnett, of Scottsville, Steven Richey and wife Renai, of Morristown, Tenn., and James Richey and special friend Tina Mingee, of Knoxville, Tenn.; sister, Louise Payne, of Glasgow, seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and extended family members.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Thursday until the 1 p.m. Celebration of Life service at Hardy and Son Funeral Home, Smiths Grove (Ky.) Chapel. Interment will be in Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery.
Edward A. Smith
JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. – Edward A. Smith, 59, of Jeffersonville, Indiana passed away Jan. 24, 2013, at his home.
Edward was born in Glasgow, on Feb. 11, 1953. Edward was preceded in death by his parents, Hilary and Maxie Bush Smith, as well as his beloved aunt, Beatrice Smith, and other family members.
A memorial and celebration of life will be May 11, 2013, from 3 to 5 p.m. EDT, at Hotel Louisville Ballroom, 120 West Broadway, Louisville, Ky. 40202.
PARK CITY – Frank W. Furlong Jr., 83, of Park City, died Saturday, May 4, 2013, at his residence. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Old Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be after 12 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.