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
  • Walter Earl Kinslow Walter Earl Kinslow, 90, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Friday and continue Saturday from 7 a.m. until time for the service.

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  • Alma Ruth Allen, 83, of Glasgow

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 25, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

    July 23, 2014

  • Earl Kinslow, 90, of Glasgow

    Funeral services are incomplete at this time, but are under the direction of A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.

    July 22, 2014

  • Michael Franklin, 46, of Fountain Run

    Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at Fountain Run Funeral Home, with burial in Old School Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, July 25, 4 to 8 p.m., and Saturday after 8 a.m. until service time.

    July 22, 2014

  • William Gobel Shaw Jr. William Gobel Shaw Jr., 79, of Glasgow

    Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. There will be a Masonic service at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

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  • Reid Welsh, 75, of Edmonton

    Funeral services will be Thursday, July 24, at 11 a.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin Wednesday, July 23, at 3 p.m. and continue at the funeral home until time of services on Thursday.

    July 22, 2014

  • Houston Riggs, 56, of Bonnieville

    Funeral services for Houston Riggs will be 2 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Bro. Bill Rounsaville officiating. Burial will be in Leesville Cemetery at Upton. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 9 p.m. CST and after 8 a.m. Thursday at Sego Funeral Home.

    July 22, 2014

  • William E. 'Bill' Wade, 82, of Columbia, Md.

    A memorial service will be held at Harry H. Witzke’s Family Funeral Home, Inc. in Ellicott City, Md., at 1 p.m. on July 26, 2014. A private burial will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.

    July 22, 2014

  • Mary Ann Ross Kerr, 99, of Tompkinsville

    Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. on Wednesday and after 7:30 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Old Mount Hermon Cemetery in Monroe County.

    July 21, 2014

  • Stephen Earl Biggers Stephen Earl Biggers, 60, of Franklin, Tenn.

    Stephen Earl’s wishes were to be cremated. A visitation for family and friends will be held on Sunday, July 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. at A.F. Crow and Son Funeral Home in Glasgow.

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