James Randall (Bear) Lawson
MOUNT HERMON – James Randall (Bear) Lawson, 63, of Mount Hermon, formerly of the Nobob community, died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Monroe County Medical Center.
He was a former employee of SKF and a son of the late Elzie and Alline Miller Lawson White. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He is survived by one daughter, Amelia (Roy) Gentry, of Mount Hermon; one son, Jared (Tasha) Lawson, of Tompkinsville; two sisters, Rita (Randy) Anderson, and Anita Lawson, both of Summer Shade; five brothers, Freddie Lawson, Elzie (Big D) Lawson, Mike (Becky) Lawson, Gary (Mary) Lawson, all of Summer Shade and Larry (Chop) Lawson, of Glasgow; three grandchildren, Dale and Tracy Gentry and Askani Lawson.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Sandy Lawson.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 27, at 1 p.m. at White Chapel in Monroe County with interment in White Cemetery. Visitation will begin Tuesday, March 26, at 2 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home.
Doris Jean Sanders
BOWLING GREEN – Doris Jean Sanders, 80, a Bowling Green and Cave City native, died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Bowling Green Nursing & Rehab Center.
Funeral services with Rev. Wayne Hatcher officiating were conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, March 25, at Bob Hunt Funeral Chapel, Cave City, with burial in Cave City Cemetery.
GLASGOW — Jackie Stasel, 50, a resident of NHC of Glasgow, formerly of Bonnieville, died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at NHC.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Leslie and Geraldine Reynolds Nunn.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Brother Donnie Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Memory Chapel Cemetery. Visitation is in progress and will continue after 8 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
BURKESVILLE – Martin Thrasher, 87, of Burkesville, died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Cumberland County Hospital.
Martin was born on May 16, 1925, in Cumberland County, to the late Uriah and Lula Spears Thrasher. He was a member of Sexton Fork Baptist Church, a former employee of Tyson Bearing, a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Navy and was commander of the American Legion Post in Burkesville.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Ronnie Thrasher; brothers-in-law, J.H. Crawley, Robert Crawley and Jesse Taylor; and one nephew, James Richard Taylor.
Survivors include his wife, Jamah Crawley Thrasher, of Burkesville; one daughter, Ronda Chandler and her husband Delbert of Tompkinsville; one sister, Alice Taylor, of Weldon, Ill.; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Festus Conley, Stella and Lloyd Cross, and Truesdale and Pat Crawley, and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends also survive.
Funeral service will be Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Burkesville, with Brother Peyton Slavens and Brother Eddie Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Modoc Cemetery. Visitation is in progress at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, Burkesville.