Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY


December 5, 2012

Obituaries: Thursday, December 6, 2012


GLASGOW — Charles ‘Roy’ Winford Ellis

CAVE CITY – Charles “Roy” Winford Ellis, 92, of Cave City, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at Robley Rex VA Medical Center in Louisville.

He was a member of Poplar Grove Baptist Church. He was an Air Force World War II veteran. He was the son of the late Robert Ellis and the late Matilda Bridges Ellis and husband to the late Lela Pemberton Ellis.

He is survived by one daughter, Jean Mills (Author), of Hodgenville; two grandchildren, Erica Lyn McGee and Carol Ann Faulkner; two step-grandchildren, Rondale Mills, Marla House and several great-grandchildren.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at Brooks Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Brooks Funeral Home, with Reverend Bradley Lewis and Reverend Dr. B.T. Bishop officiating. Interment will be at Horse Cave Cemetery, Horse Cave.


Roger B. Proffitt

CAVE CITY – Roger B. Proffitt, 90, of Cave City, died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, in Horse Cave.  

He was born in Cave City, to the late Herchel Houston and Martha Elizabeth Gerald Proffitt. He was a World War II Navy veteran, a farmer, former mayor and postmaster of Cave City and former owner of the Wigwam Motel and an elder of the Cave City Church of Christ.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Proffitt, of Cave City; one daughter, Judith Ann Jackson (Michael) of Philadelphia, Pa.; three sons, Roger Maurice Proffitt (Ann) of Newport News, Va., Virgil Lee Proffitt (Helen) of Lexington, and James O. Proffitt (Dianna) of Cave City; 10 grandchildren, Michelle Jackson, James Lee Proffitt, Jason Proffitt, Megan Jackson, Jennifer Alford (Karson), Amanda Guerra (Cesar), Tori Dowell (Kent), Kati Proffitt, Ami Proffitt and Lucas Roger Proffitt; and three great-grandchildren, Laura Alford, Ella Alford and Carter Dowell.

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, and 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at Patton Funeral Home, Park City Chapel. The funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at Cave City Church of Christ with burial to follow at Cave City Cemetery, with military honors by Barren County DAV.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Potter Children’s Home, Nashville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42104.


Hattie Frances Williams

MUNFORDVILLE – Hattie Frances Williams, 74, of Munfordville, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.

She was the daughter of the late Rollo Howard and the late Mae Ford Howard.

She is survived by her husband, Roger Williams.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Brooks Funeral Home and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Woodsonville Baptist Church.

Funeral service will be at Woodsonville Baptist Church at 1 p.m. Saturday with Reverend Rodney Richardson and Reverend K.T. Ford officiating. Interment will be at Woodsonville Memorial Gardens, Munfordville.


BEE SPRING – Dona Marie Vincent, 86, of Bee Spring, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at her residence in Bee Spring.

The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel. Funeral service will be at Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel at 1 p.m. Thursday. Interment will be at Jock Cemetery, Bee Spring. Brooks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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