Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Obituaries

November 6, 2013

Obituaries: Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013

GLASGOW — Gary Mitchell Buck

KANAKEE, Ill. – Gary Mitchell Buck, 61, of Kanakee, Ill., formerly of Tompkinsville, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, in Illinois.

Gary was born in Tompkinsville, on Feb. 19, 1952, a son of the late Alma (Allen) and Kenneth Buck.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Friday, Nov. 8, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Visitation will be Thursday after 5 p.m. and Friday 6 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Yokley Cemetery.

Robert Logsdon DeVore

PLAINFIELD, Ill. – Robert Logsdon DeVore, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013.

A resident of Plainfield, Ill., he died of complications from pneumonia at the age of 75. Mr. DeVore was a country music entertainer known as Bobby Dee, who performed on many popular country music television and radio shows in the 1960s-1980s. He was well-loved on the Grand Ole Opry stage and many live music venues in Nashville,Tenn., California, and his home state of Kentucky. Also a recording artist, he released several records during his career including his popular renditions of “Pick Me Up on Your Way Down” and “They'll Never Take Her Love from Me.”

Born in Glasgow, on Aug. 8, 1938, Mr. DeVore was the youngest of 10 children. He left Kentucky farm life behind at a young age to join the U.S. Army, serving in the Korean War until his honorable discharge in 1959. It was during his military service that the inspiration came for his career as a musician. While at Fort Meade, Md., he entered the base's talent contest, singing country music and playing guitar. He won the local contest and advanced to the national-level Army talent competition, which he also won. Following his discharge, he headed to Nashville, Tenn., where he signed his first recording contract. He performed alongside country music's greatest stars of the era and was know for both his musical talent and on-stage humor. During his career, he also performed in numerous charity benefit shows. When not touring, he made his home in Kentucky until retiring to New Albany, Ind. Following the death of his wife of 42 years, Jean Hishmeh DeVore, Mr. DeVore moved to Plainfield, Ill., to be near family. He was also preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Susie (Logsdon) DeVore and nine siblings.

Mr. DeVore is survived by his daughter, BJ DeVore Marshall, of Lemont, Ill., her husband James H. Marshall III, and grandchildren James, Julia and Jordan Marshall; sons, Bobby DeVore and his wife Teresa, of Columbia, Lonnie DeVore and his wife Connie, of Columbia, and Lionel DeVore and his wife Mary, of Glasgow; along with grandchildren Ashley Overstreet, Shannon Gosnell, Nicole Legg, Nick DeVore, Jonathan DeVore and Kyle DeVore, all Kentucky residents; several great-grandchildren; and many beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation will be offered on Thursday, Nov. 7, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Winn Funeral Home in Horse Cave. The funeral will be conducted at Winn Funeral Home on Friday, Nov. 8, at 10 a.m., followed by a gravesite service at Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery with military honors conducted by Fort Knox.

   

Katherine Harlow

GLASGOW – Katherine Harlow, wife of Rev. Frank Harlow, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at her residence.

Arrangements are incomplete, but will be announced later by Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home.

 

Thomas Wayne ‘Tommy’ Meredith

CUB RUN– Thomas Wayne “Tommy” Meredith, 47, of Cub Run, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.

Tommy is survived by his father, Larry Meredith, of Brownsville, and his mother, Linda Lou Meredith, of Horse Cave.

Tommy’s wish was to be cremated. The family will have a memorial service at a later date. Sego Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

 

Janice Ann Moldon

CAVE CITY – Janice Ann Moldon, 73, of Cave City, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.

She was born in Metcalfe County and was a daughter of the late Leslie and Gertrude Harris.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Moldon.

Funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, in the chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial in Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 until 8 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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  • Bobby Keith Branstetter, 83, of Edmonton

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  • Brenda Mae Thompson Monday, 59, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral service will be Wednesday, July 30, at 11 a.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Visitation will begin after 3 p.m. on Tuesday and after 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Jane Yokley Cemetery in Tompkinsville.

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  • Joyce E. (Froedge) Church, 75, of Horse Cave

    Graveside funeral services will be 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, at Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery with burial to follow under the direction of Winn Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at noon until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, in the Chapel of Winn Funeral Home.

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  • Lawrence 'Rego' Holland, 89, of Burkesville

    Funeral service will be Tuesday, July 29, at 1 p.m. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Burkesville, with Bro. Ronnie Pitcock officiating. Burial will be in Dutch Creek Cemetery with military honors. Visitation is in progress and will continue until the funeral hour on Tuesday at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

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  • Doris Elizabeth Nicholson Unser, 68, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Hiseville Cemetery. Visitation is in progress at the funeral home.

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  • Marie Cooke, 92, of Smiths Grove

    Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Smiths Grove Chapel. Burial will be in Smiths Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

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  • Christy Lynn Adams Mosteller, 60, of Taylorsville

    Funeral services for Christy Lynn Adams Mosteller will be 1 p.m. CST Monday, July 28, in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Pastor Dave Hasting, Pastor Chad Mosteller and Pastor Justin Mosteller officiating. Burial will be in Munfordville Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 10 a.m. until service time at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

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  • Madell T. Bagby, 80, Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Friends may call after 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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  • Steven Basil Turner, 64, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 26, at 2 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Military rites will be performed at graveside by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. on Friday and after 7:30 a.m. on Saturday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville.

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