Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

October 18, 2013

Obituaries: Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013

Staff report
Glasgow Daily Times

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

Florence Moore

EDMONTON – Florence Moore, 70, of Edmonton, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville.  

She was the daughter of the late Carl and Bertha Walbert Brown. Florence was a waitress and member of  Living Word Ministries.     

She is survived by two children, Conchita Moore and Billy Moore (wife Betsy), all of Edmonton; a step-daughter, Terry Triplett, of Bowling Green; two sisters and one brother, Mary Nance, Martha Gilpin and Stanley Brown, all of Edmonton; six grandchildren, Jared, Jason, Tiffany, Cassie, Tristen and Toxie; four great-grandchildren, Chloe, John, Macie and Maddie.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Moore; sister, Pearl Estes; and brother, Neal Brown.   

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

Lowell Kelvin Peavley

HISEVILLE – Lowell Kelvin Peavley, 57, Hiseville, passed away Oct. 17, 2013, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital, after an extended illness.  

Born in Woodford County, he was the son of the late Lowell Peavley and Wanda Hogue Peavley, who survives. He was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his wife, Doris Morrison Peavley, of Hiseville; stepdaughter, Wendy Brown and husband Donnie, of Hiseville; stepson, Darrell Rutherford, of Hiseville; step-granddaughters, Ashley Clapp and husband Tyler, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. (Her Granman loved her so much), and Andrea Brown, of Hiseville (Her Pa Kelvin loved her so much and never considered them as step); mother-in-law, Dorothy Morrison, of Hiseville; sister, Yovonna Estes and husband Scotty, of Edmonton; brothers, Gary Peavley, of Pennsylvania and Scottie Peavley, of Cleveland, Ohio; nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Steven Peavley; grandparents, Joseph and Rose Peavley, and Orville and Alline Hogue.

Mr. Peavley chose cremation. There will be no visitation. Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the American Liver Foundation.


Arrangements entrusted to Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home.

GLASGOW – Robert William Ascani, 54, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to help defray funeral expenses.

MUNFORDVILLE – James C. Ballow, 74, of Munfordville, died Wednesday Oct. 16, 2013, at his residence in Munfordville. Cremation was chosen and a memorial service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Camp Ground United Methodist Church in Bonnieville. Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of contributions to American Cancer Society.

GLASGOW – Harold Junior Hiser, 75, of Glasgow, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Caney Fork Cemetery.

FOUNTAIN RUN – Harold “Mac” McManama, 82, of Fountain Run, died Oct. 5, 2013, at Bowling Green Nursing & Rehab Center. A memorial service will be 1 p.m. Saturday at the family’s farm in Barren County.

GLASGOW – Willard Ardell Nichols, 85, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at NHC Health Care Facility. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Union #1 Cemetery.