Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Obituaries

September 19, 2013

Obituaries: Friday, Sept. 20, 2013

GLASGOW — Annie Mary Bowman

TOMPKINSVILLE – Annie Mary Bowman, 96, of Tompkinsville, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at Monroe County Medical Center in Tompkinsville.

She was the wife of the late Benton Earl Bowman, and daughter of the late Gilford Hestand and Lou Netherton Hestand.

Visitation is in progress at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Skaggs Creek Cemetery in Monroe County.

Bobbie Dixine Coomer

EDMONTON — Bobbie Dixine Coomer, 77, of Edmonton, formerly of Bridgeview, Ill., lost her battle with cancer on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Bobbie was born in Edmonton on Feb. 10, 1936, to the late Birch and Lela Shive Hurt.

In addition to her parents, Bobbie was preceded in death by her husband, Charles 'Charlie' Coomer.

There will be a Celebration of Life Memorial Service at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Revenna Separate Baptist Church, 1400 Reece-Hurt Road, Edmonton.

Walter L. Emmitt

TAYLORSVILLE, Ind. – Walter L. Emmitt, 80, of Taylorsville, Ind., died at 12:40 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, and heaven gained another angel.  Walter passed at his home with his family and dear friends at his side.

He retired from Milestone as a heavy equipment operator where he had worked for several years. He was a member of Local Union 181 and enjoyed Bluegrass and Gospel music. He was saved and baptized at Mount Tabor Baptist Church in Glasgow. He served in the U.S. Army from July 6, 1955 to May 2, 1957, based in Fort Knox and Germany. He was born in Glasgow, Aug. 16, 1933, the son of David Thomas and Ruby Lee Bunch Emmitt. He married his life-love, Mary Lois Lewis on Dec. 24, 1955. After being discharged from the Army he and Mary relocated to Indiana.

Survivor include his wife of nearly 58 years, Mary Lois Emmitt; children, Ricky (Carla) Emmitt, of Hope; Russell (Angie) Emmitt, of Columbus; Randy (Lee Ann) Emmitt, of Seymour and Renee (Fabian) Mathis, of Columbus; sisters, Linda Morris and Patricia Chase, both of Kentucky; grandchildren, Jeremy (Angie) Emmitt, Chad (Stephanie) Emmitt, Logan Emmitt, Thomas Emmitt, Samantha Emmitt and Chelsea Mathis and great-grandchildren, Jayce, Bryn and Cameryn Emmitt.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Roger and David Emmitt; a sister, Helen Frazier and an infant son, Wilbur Lee Emmitt.

The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Jimmie McGaha officiating. Family and friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. to time of service. Burial will be at Flat Rock Baptist Cemetery with military honors conducted by Bartholomew County Veterans Color Guard. Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.

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Obituaries
  • Michael Edward Tubbs, 53, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be on Saturday from 11 a.m. until time for services at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.

    July 30, 2014

  •  Allene Isenberg Wood Allene Isenberg Wood, 89, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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  • Mary Louise Froggett, 94, of Edmonton

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Edmonton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

    July 30, 2014

  • Searoba “Robie” Lawson, 71, of Munfordville

    Funeral services for Searoba “Robie” Lawson will be 5 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with burial in Munfordville Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 1 until 5 p.m. at the funeral home.

     

    July 30, 2014

  • Virginia Elizabeth Sparks Bowles, 93, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Edmonton Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3 until 8 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

    July 30, 2014

  • Jack B. Simpson (Jackie Ben), of Fairfield Glade, Tenn.

    Funeral services will be Saturday, Aug. 2, at 1 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Visitation is Friday, from 2 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Ebenezer Cemetery.

    July 29, 2014

  • Artie Marie Puckett, 89, of Munfordville

    The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. CT, Thursday, July 31, and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. CT, Friday, Aug. 1, at Brooks Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with Bro. Ben Benningfield and Rev. Scott Kerr officiating. Interment will be at Munfordville City Cemetery, Munfordville.

    July 29, 2014

  • Robert "Norman" Decker, 88, of Park City

    The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, at Brooks Funeral Home and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at Little Flock Missionary Baptist Church. Funeral service will be at the church at 1 p.m. Thursday, with Bro. Junior Shirley, Bro. Jack Srygler and Bro. Randall Kessinger officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

    July 29, 2014

  • Barbara J. Morris, 82, of Jacksonville Beach, Fla.

    A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1 in the chapel of Quinn-Shalz Funeral Home. Please visit the online tribute at www.quinn-shalz.com. Arrangements by Quinn-Shalz Family Funeral Home, Jacksonville Beach, Fla.

    July 29, 2014

  • Christine Duke Driver, 91, Glasgow

    Arrangements are incomplete, but under the direction of Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home.

    July 29, 2014