Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY


October 18, 2013

Obituaries: Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013

GLASGOW — Donald E. Bowles

CENTERTON, Ind.– Donald E. Bowles, 70, Centerton, died Oct. 17, 2013, as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident.

Mr. Bowles was born Jan. 16, 1943, in Slick Rock, to the late Urie Preston and Myrtie Lee (Lawson) Hennion.

He graduated from Hiseville High School and proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. Mr. Bowles was a truck driver and retired from BOC (presently Linde) after 38 years of employment. He drove three million safe miles. Additionally, Mr. Bowles was a licensed pilot, enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, driving his truck Bessie, and loved bluegrass country music. He was a member of Greenwood Merry Mixer Square Dance Club and attended Abounding Grace Church in Centerton.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Urie Lee Bowles.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara Murray Bowles; daughters, Mary Ferling (Brian), Ladonna Lynn Robinson (Philip) and Renae Portish (Jeff), all of Martinsville; brother, Leathel Wayne Bowles (Heidi), of Park City; stepchildren, Richard Murray Jr., Rodger Murray and Donna Hardy; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; 10 step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; and mother of his children, Mildred Ludema Bowles.

The funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, in Carlisle – Branson Funeral Service & Crematory, Mooresville, with calling there from 4 to 8 p.m., Monday, Oct. 21. Cremation will follow services at Morgan County Crematory.

Memorial contributions may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Marvin ‘Hopper’ Collins

SMITHS GROVE – Marvin “Hopper” Collins, 64, of Smiths Grove, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at his residence.

He was the son of the late Owen and Connie Mae Parsley Collins, and husband of Kim Cannon Collins, who survives.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Smiths Grove chapel. Burial will be in Hays Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home

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

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    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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  • Kenneth Gray Sr. Kenneth Gray Sr., 93, of the Bon Ayr community of Barren County

    Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home. Burial with military honors provided by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow will be in Old Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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    Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday July 22, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Bro. John Jordan officiating. Visitation will be Monday 4 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery.

    July 21, 2014