Verlon Eugene Wright, 78, of Greensburg, KY passed away Friday, December 14, 2018.
Wife: Lavinia Wright
3 children: Michael Wright and his wife, Amanda, Kenneth Wright, and Deborah Leake
2 brothers and 1 sister: Bobby Wright, James Wright, and Laverne Risen
Funeral Service: 12:00pmET on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at the Advantage Funeral Home-Hardy Chapel, Dixie Hwy in Louisville
Graveside Service: 1:00pmCT (2:00pmET) on Wednesday at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Green County
Visitation: After 9:00amCT (10:00amET) on Wednesday at the funeral home
For more information concerning this obituary locally, contact Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg.
C.W. Goff, 72, of Greensburg, KY passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Baptist Health of Louisville.
Wife: Sandra Goff of Greensburg
1son & daughter-in-law: Correy and Tasha Goff of Greensburg
3 grandchildren: Carl Hayden Goff, John William "Cage" Goff, & Dixie Nicole Journey Goff all of Greensburg
1 brother & sister-in-law: Mike and Robin Goff of Summersville
1 sister & brother-in-law: Marlis and Pat Dinning of Arizona
Funeral Service: 12:00pmCT on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Greensburg Baptist Church
Visitation: 1:00pm-8:00pmCT on Tuesday at Greensburg Baptist Church and after 7:00amCT on Wednesday at the church until time of the funeral service
Burial: Aetna Grove Cemetery
COWHERD AND PARROTT FUNERAL HOME IN CHARGE OF THE FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Gideon Bible Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.
Virginia “Jenny” Ferguson Grant, 87, of Columbia, KY died Saturday, December 15, 2018 at T.J. Health Columbia. Born in Adair County, KY, she was the daughter of the late Ores and Rachel Arnold Ferguson and wife of the late Robert Leland Grant.
Mrs. Grant was a member of the Tabernacle Christian Church and former Owner and Operator of Grants Grocery at Neatsville, KY.
1 son: Ronnie Grant (Jane)
3 daughters: Marsha Wayne of Campbellsville, KY, Beverly Myers (Danny) of Columbia; Jana Hayes (Larry) of Campbellsville, KY
6 grandchildren and several great grandchildren
1 brother: Doug Ferguson (Pat) of Knifley, KY
1 sister: Arlene “Punk” Simpson (Welby) of Campbellsville, KY
Several nieces and nephews
Funeral Service: Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 11:00amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Eldon Rucker officiating
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
Visitation: After 4:30pmCT on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at the funeral home
Pallbearers: Kevin Robertson, Ross Grant, Jacob Burton, Dale McCloud, Mark Grant and Neil Wayne
Lonnie Grant, 72, of Columbia, KY died Friday, December 14, 2018 at T.J. Health Columbia. Lonnie was born in Columbia, KY, the son of the late Claudie Ray Grant & Beula Earls Grant who survives.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by 1 sister: Glenda Sue Janes.
Mr. Grant loved spending time with his family and watching his grandchildren play ball.
Mother: Beula Earls Grant of Columbia
4 children: Lisa Walkup (Heath), Eric Grant (Marianne), Latasha Gist (Robby) & Josh Grant (Heather) all of Columbia
13 grandchildren: Brooke, Brittany, Derek (Alexis), Daniel, Lonnie, Lane and Kaylee Grant, Lexi, Zane and Gracie Gist and Lauren, Mariah and Kaylyn Grant
4 great grandchildren: Bryson Wade, Hunter Wade, Te’oynna Young, Nellianna Grant and 1 on the way: Vincent Michael Grant
1 brother-in-law: Ronnie Janes
Special niece & nephew Tammy Hatcher (Mark) and Chris Janes (Wendy) of Columbia
Funeral Service: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 2:00pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in Columbia, KY
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
Visitation: After 4:30pmCT on Monday at the funeral home
Pallbearers: Eric, Derek, Daniel, Lonnie and Josh Grant and Robby Gist
Honorary pallbearers: Mark Hatcher, Mark Willis, Danny Hatcher, Bill Aaron, Ronnie Stone, Danny Mouser, Larry Russell Bryant, Murrell Burton, Brian Cowan, Mike Loy, Johnny Burton, Jeffrey Bennett, Jessie Hagan, Daryl McGaha, Chris Melton and Brian Davidson
Arnold Corbin, 80, of Columbia, KY died Friday, December 14, 2018 at 3:12 P.M. at Summit Manor Nursing Facility in Columbia. He was born September 11, 1938, in Adair County, KY to the late Frank and Nora Sneed Corbin.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Wheeler Corbin and a son, Timmy Corbin.
1 son and 2 daughters-in-law: Todd & wife Tina Corbin of Campbellsville, KY; Denissa Corbin of Columbia, KY
4 daughters: Martha & husband Haskin Wheeler; Paula & husband Keiven Sneed; Tammy Loy all of Columbia, Rebecca Bennett of Russell Springs
1 sister: Frances Coomer of Columbia
Several nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends
Funeral Service: Monday, December 17, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Rick Shelton officiating
Burial: McClister Cemetery
Visitation: After 4:30 P.M. Sunday
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mary Lois Beams Coakley, 76, of Mt. Sherman, KY passed away on Saturday at the Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville.
3 sons and 2 daughters-in-law: H.L. and Ruth Wright of Green County, Richard Wright of Indiana, and Eugene "Bean" and Marilyn Wright of Green County
1 step-daughter: Mary Lois Milby and her husband, Garland of Louisville
3 grandchildren: Colton & Ashley Wright, Summer Wright all of Green County, and Scooter & Bethany Earl of Campbellsville
3 great-grandchildren: Daisy Wright, Paisley Wright both of Green County, and Jaxytn Earl of Campbellsville
2 brothers and a sister-in-law: Winford Beams, and Garnett and Betty Beams of Green County
Funeral Service: 10:00amCT on Tuesday, Decmber 18, 2018 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home
Burial: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
Visitation: 4:00pm-8:00pmCT on Monday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT on Tuesday until time of the funeral service
Memorials are suggested to the Gideon Bible Fund, or Sugarfoot Farm Rescue which can be made at the funeral home.
Shirley D. Bagby, 79, of Summersville, KY, daughter of the late Henry Dobson and Beatrice Lewis Dobson, was born on Tuesday, November 21, 1939 in Green County and departed this life on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at the Green Hill Rehab and Care Center.
She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a retired Certified Nursing Assistant for Green Hill.
She united in marriage to James Bagby on November 8, 1986 who preceded her in death on May 31, 1998. She was also preceded in death by a sister: Lucille Dobson in 1974.
2 daughters and a son-in-law: Sherry Bloyd, Gayle and Ricky Edmonds all of Summersville
1 son and daughter-in-law: Billy and Becky Bloyd of Summersville;
5 grandchildren: Carrie Martin, Melanie Edmonds, Emily Patterson all of Summersville, Jonathon Bloyd of Greensburg, and Cody Bloyd of Summersville
6 great-grandchildren: Jathon Bloyd, Ashton Bloyd, Jaydon Martin, Maddox Martin, Ella Martin, and Owen Patterson
A host of other relatives and friends
Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M., Central Time, Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with Bro. Dwayne Dobson officiating
Burial: Greasy Creek Cemetery
Visitation: 2:30pm-8:00pmCT, Monday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7 A.M., Tuesday until time of the funeral service
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Green Hill Rehab & Care Center Activity Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.
PALLBEARERS: Billy Bloyd, Jonathon Bloyd, Cody Bloyd, Craig Martin, Ethan Patterson, Gary Feese, Jr., Morris Dobson
H. C. “Boss” Gore, 84, of Campbellsville, KY son of the late Robert Gore and Delta Cravens Gore, was born October 4, 1934 in Adair County, KY. He died at home with his loving wife, Maye by his side at 4:38 A.M., Friday, December 14, 2018 in Campbellsville.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Brandon Wayne Gore February 3, 2003 and one brother and two sisters: Harvey R. Gore September 4, 2005, Jean Brockman November 4, 2014 and Magdalene Dudgeon August 28, 2017.
He professed faith in Christ and attended Campbellsville Baptist Temple. He loved to sing about the Lord and attended many gospel singings with Maye. H.C. retired after forty years from KABA Select Sires in Louisville, where he was a breeding technician. Boss enjoyed working with cattle, both at work and on his farm. He was a member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels.
Wife: Maye Gore, Campbellsville, KY whom he wed on July 1, 1978
1 son: Hal Gore and wife Brittany, Campbellsville, KY
3 daughters: Vickie Buckman and husband Philip, Campbellsville, KY; Renee Marcum, Campbellsville, ky; Kay Dile and husband Jerry of Greensburg, KY
6 grandchildren: Jennifer Buckman, Mark Marcum and wife Summer, and Rylee Gore of Campbellsville, Caleb Buckman and wife Sarah of Calvary, Brittany Miller and husband Jim and Ashley Hill and husband Kash of Greensburg
6 great-grandchildren: Cody Allen Foster, Bentley Buckman, Lincoln Buckman, Conner Buckman, Clara Miller & Avery Marcum
1 sister: Rebecca Blankenship of Columbia
Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
VISITATION: 5:00-8:00pmET, Sunday, December 16, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00amET, Monday, December 17, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Pastor Jase Divens
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES OR HOSPARUS OF GREEN RIVER AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME
Lonnie Grant, 72, of Columbia, KY died Friday, December 14, 2018 at T. J. Health Columbia.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete but are under the direction of the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.
Dawson Settle, 79, of Windsor, KY passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018 at the Casey County Hospital. He was born in Todd, KY on August 24, 1939 a son of the late Kizzie (Rager) and William Settle.
Graveside Services were held on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the Parks Ridge Cemetery in Russell Springs, KY with Bro. Billy Silverman officiating.
H.E. Pruitt memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY in charge of arrangements.
Billy Grant, 81, of Columbia, KY died Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 9:20 P.M. at the University of Kentucky Bluegrass Hospice Care Center in Lexington. He was born November 11, 1937, in the Neatsville community of Adair County, to the late Robert Aaron and Shirley Williams Grant.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 brother: Leland Grant and 3 sisters: Evelyn McCloud, Elizabeth Faust and Ramona Collins.
Billy was a member of Columbia Christian Church, a US Army Veteran and owned Grant’s Shoe Store in Liberty for 45 years and enjoyed farming.
Wife: Sue Pickett Grant
2 sons: Rick & wife Johnetta Grant of Lexington, KY; Brad & wife Sandra Grant of Melbourne, Florida
1 sister: Joyce Flynn of California
1 grandson: Colby Grant
Several other relatives and friends
Funeral Service:Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Visitation: Monday, December 17, 2018 from 5:00-8:00 P.M.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate a donation to Sugarfoot Farm Rescue which may be left at the funeral home or mailed to 860 Sparksville Road, Columbia, KY 42728
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Philip E. LeClair, 57, of Russell Springs, KY passed away on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at the UK Medical Center in Lexington, KY. He was born in Flint, Michigan on August 22, 1961, a son of the late Fern(Johnson) & William LeClair.
He was a factory worker at Amazon.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and a brother Larry LeClair.
Wife: Penny(Pinkstaff) LeClair
3 sons: Ryan, Shane, and Matthew Smith
2 daughters: Kristyn Smith and Cathy Ross
3 sisters: Karryn Lopez, Daneata Zarko, and Roberta Tafel
The family chose care and cremation.
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY in charge of arrangements.
Clinton Walton Kelly, 88, was born March 5, 1930 in Green County, KY to the late William Jennings Kelly & Hettie Keltner Kelly. He departed this life Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Green Hill Manor Nursing Rehabilitation and Care in Greensburg.
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Fry Baptist Church. He was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Korean War. He was a farmer and an electrician. According to Anne Frank, Clinton was a faithful donor at the local American Red Cross Blood Mobile with a total of 25 ½ Gallons or (204 units). The last time he donated blood was April 13, 2017. He even made the trip in a mobile vehicle after he was unable to get in and out of his truck. Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by one son: Clinton Eugene Kelly and two brothers: Udell and Forrest Kelly.
SURVIVORS: Wife: Margery VanArsdale Kelly of Greensburg; 1 daughter and son-in-law: Theresa & Randy Roberson of Port Charlotte, Florida; 3 sisters-in-law and 1 brother-in-law: Cheryl Kelly, Dwayne & Sue VanArsdale and Sylvia Kelly all of Greensburg, KY
Funeral Service: 1:00pmCT on Monday, December 17, 2018 at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Wisdom & Rev. Ivan Jones officiating
Visitation: 5:00pm-8:00pmCT Sunday and after 7:00amCT Monday at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home
Burial: Fry Cemetery
Pallbearers: Gary Smith, Bill Kelly, Kenny Darnell, Ron Keltner, Mike Necessary, Byron VanArsdale
Honorary Pallbearers: Mike Darnell, James “Pee Diddle” Darnell, Robert Matney, Phillip “Shorty” Keltner, Kenny Cook, Jim Hackle, Gerald Gupton
Ella Mae Burton, 85, of Columbia, KY died Thursday, December 13, 2018 at her residence. Born in the Flatwoods Community of Adair County, KY she was the daughter of the late Will Andy and Molly Franklin Rodgers and wife of the late Pink Burton.
Mrs. Burton was a loving and caring mother and grandmother and previously attended the Calvary Temple Church in the Garlind community.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by 4 children: Judy Burton, Patsy Burton, William Robinson & Phillip Burton, and 2 sisters: Nonie Parnell & Mary Lillie Rodgers.
4 sons: Billy Burton (Mitzi), Bobby Burton (Betty), Junior Burton and Clifford Burton all of Columbia, KY
2 daughters: Allene Cox (Gary) and Patty McColley (Henry) both of Campbellsville, KY
Several great grandchildren
Funeral Service: 2:30pmCT on Monday, December 17, 2018 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Troy McWhorter officiating
Burial: Bearwallow Cemetery
Visitation: After 3:00pmCT on Sunday at the funeral home
Pallbearers: Henry McColley, Gary Cox, Benji Foster, Bobby Sinclair, Will Shields, Chris Burton and Brady Burton
Alvie Lee Tucker, Sr., 57, of Jamestown, KY passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Tucker was born on June 8, 1961, in Casey County, KY to Hared & Hazel Rogers Tucker.
Alvie enjoyed fishing, gardening and working on cars. He loved going to church, he attended Parksridge Church of God.
Mr. Tucker was preceded in death by his father: Hared Tucker; mother: Hazel Rogers; 1 son: Michael Tucker; 3 brothers: Charlie Tucker, Gary Tucker, and Donald Tucker; 2 sisters: May Wheat and Barbara Tucker.
1 son: Alvie (Kaitlin) Tucker, Jr., of Jamestown, KY
1 daughter: Cassie (Joe) Mounce of Eubank, KY
1 brother: Henry Tucker
4 sisters: Ruby (Eugene) Downs, Linda (Buddy) Thompson, Ruthie (Donnie) Hatter, and Pauline (James) Robinson
6 grandchildren: Rosalee, LeeAnna, Savannah, Lucas, Haley, and Karissa
1 great grandchild: Baby Leia
Godfather to: Karis (Jacob Wright) Gallagher
4 Like grandchildren: Davonica Downs, Benjamin Downs, Natalie Wright & Kayonna Wright
1 sister in law: Marilyn Summers
1 brother in law: Sanford Wheat
A host of nieces & nephews
Memorial Service: Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 12:00pmCT at the Parksridge Church of God, 880 Parksridge Road, Russell Springs, KY with Bro. Billy Silverman officiating
Visitation: Saturday, 10:00am-12:00pmCT at Parksridge Church of God
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home in Somerset, KY is in charge of arrangements.
Sharon Lee Davis Asbury, 70, of Green County, KY passed away Tuesday, December 111, 2018 at the Bowling Green Medical Center.
Husband: Kenny Asbury of Green County
2 daughters and sons-in-law: Sherry & Kevin Crain of Metcalfe County; Jennifer & Mike Walker of Bowling Green
4 grandchildren: Hayden Crain & McKinley Crain of Metcalfe County, KY; Lydia Walker & Charlotte Walker of Bowling Green, KY
3 sisters: Brenda Russell of Three Springs, Wanda Johnson of Horse Cave, Darla Asbury of Hardyville
3 brothers: Keith Davis of Utah, Scott Davis of Massachusetts, Tony Davis of Cave City
Graveside Service: 1:00pmCT, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018 at Hedgespeth Cemetery in Green County
Visitation: 5:00-8:00pmCT on Saturday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home. No visitation on Sunday, Graveside only.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society, which can be made at the funeral home.
Janet Marie Smith, 38, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at the home of her parents after an illness. She was born December 11, 1980, in Clinton County.
Janet was a former employee of Bruss in Russell Springs.
Parents – James and Faylene Spencer Smith of Columbia
2 daughters – Madison and Mallory Smith both of Columbia
1 brother – Joey Smith of Columbia
1 sister – Joanne Davis of Columbia
Long-time companion – Ron Smith of Columbia
Several other relatives & friends
Janet requested Cremation and the family will do services later.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
George Garnett Hayes, 80, of Russell Springs, KY died Monday, December 10, 2018 at his home. He was born December 23, 1937 in Russell County to the late George Elford & Letha Bradshaw Hayes.
He was the former manager of Burley Belt Fertilizer, a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church and a Veteran of US Navy.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by former wife (mother of his children) Levona Stargel Hayes, an infant daughter, Rose Ann Hayes, 2 sisters, Tresia Higginbotham, husband Gwin, Helen Morgan, husband, Phillip.
Wife: Lenora Dixon Hayes, Russell Springs
1 son: Richard (Ellen) Hayes, Russell Springs
1 daughter: Pattie (Chip) Elliott, Lancaster, Ky
1 step son: Barry (Karen) Bradshaw, Russell Springs
2 sisters: Anna Lou Bryant, Russell Springs; Wanda (Jerry) Sullivan, Russell Springs
6 great grandchildren
Host of nieces and nephews
Funeral Service: Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Coffey and Bro. Charles Edwards officiating
Visitation: Friday from 5:00-8:00pmCT and after 8:00amCT on Saturday
Interment: Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Specical music: Crossroads Quartet
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Holly Jacolba Gladsden, 58, was born July 25, 1960 in Jefferson County, KY to the late George Travis Gloar and Hollace Jacolba Bradshaw Gloar. She departed this life Sunday, December 9, 2018 at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville.
She had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the Southwest Christian Church in Louisville. She was a teacher at St. Martha’s Catholic School.
Husband: Alan Gladsden of Louisville
1 sister: Kathy Gloar of Louisville
2 special aunts & 1 uncle: Mary Catherine, J.D. Pruitt & Beachy Marcum of Greensburg
A host of cousins, 2nd cousins and other relatives and family friends
Funeral Service: 1:00pmCT Friday, Dec. 14, 2018 at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home with Rev. Dale Curry officiating
Visitation: 10:00amCT-1:00pmCT on Friday
Interment: Bennett Cemetery
Pallbearers: Jeff Bradshaw, Daniel Bradshaw, Russell Bradshaw, Johnathon Bradshaw, Issac Bradshaw, Lanie Beth Bradshaw
The family has requested that expressions of sympathy be donatons to The Heifer Fund and these can be made at the funeral home.
Gerrie Elizabeth (Kilby) Parker, 77, died Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at the Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born on April 20, 1941 to Herlene (McGaha) Kilby and the late Lendolph Kilby.
She was the cherished wife of, and proud homemaker to, Harlin Parker, who preceded her in death on December 13, 2011.
She took pleasure in her work as a babysitter and childcare provider at ABC Daycare, and carried that love and compassion all the days of her life. Mrs. Parker had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of Robinson Chapel Separate Baptist Church. Always artistic, she enjoyed creating colorful drawings and collecting teddy bears, but she was happiest and most content when she had a baby on her lap.
SURVIVORS: 5 children: Douglas Wayne Parker and wife Renee of South Carolina, Diana Lynn Lenington and husband Roger of Danville, Kim Knifley and husband Joe of Elk Horn, Amy Hicks and husband Carl of Campbellsville, and Renay Wethington and husband Mike of Campbellsville; her mother: Herlene Kilby of Campbellsville; 1 sister: Shirley Matney and husband Gene of Campbellsville; 2 brothers-in-law: Johnny Parker and wife Jean of Elk Horn, Ron Parker of Florida; 3 sisters-in-law: Betty Parker of Elk Horn, Patsy Riggs of Illinois, and Burma Wheeler of Campbellsville; 14 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and a host of other family and friends
Special Thanks to all the staff at Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab for their great care.
Funeral Service: Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY with Bro. Clay Wheeler and Bro. Raymond Atwood officiating
Interment: Green River Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery, 3441 Old Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY
Visitation: Wednesday, December 12, from 5:00-8:00 PM