Obituaries

 

 

 

 

Gary Douglas Powell, 11:00 a.m. Saturday

Gary Douglas Powell, 71, of Glasgow, died Monday, June 3rd, at the Medical Center at Bowling Green. He is survived by his two sons, Chris Powell (Jennifer) and Gary Powell (Liz); one grandchild; one sister, Barbara Harper; four stepchildren, Kelly Logsdon, Kristi Logsdon, Michael Lowe, Andrew Lowe; several step grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 11am Saturday at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial to follow in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Saturday morning until time for the service at the funeral home.

 

Billie "Jane" Wiest, 11:00 a.m. Saturday

Billie “Jane” Wiest, 86, of Louisville, died May 16th, in Boston, Massachusetts. She was an Edmonson County native. A daughter survives, Ashlee Wiest-Laird; three grandchildren; sisters, Loretta, Emogene, Edith and Hilda; her brother Leondal. A family burial service will be held at 11am Saturday in Alexander Cemetery near Brownsville. 

 

Debra Wilkerson, 1:00 p.m. Saturday

Debra Wilkerson, 66, of Louisville, died Thursday, May 30th at Baptist Health of Louisville. Debra was a bookkeeper for 30years with National Citibank and then with Jefferson County Public Schools.  She was a member of the St. Matthews United Methodist Church.  She was preceded in death by her father Edward Tuell and her husband Steven Wilkerson. Debra is survived by a daughter Stephanie Nickelson (Scott) of Louisville and a son Clayton Wilkerson (Kristina) of Colorado Springs, CO; her mother, Buna Spear Sprang; four grandchildren Abby Nickelson, Alice Wilkerson, Nora Nickelson & James Wilkerson; a brother Mike Tuell of Louisville and a sister Sherry Postell of Louisville. The funeral service for Debra Wilkerson will be held at 1pm CDT Saturday in the chapel of Sego Funeral Home with Bro. Adam Sparks officiating.  Burial will be in the McCubbins Family Cemetery.  Visitation will be Friday from 4-8pm CDT and after 10am Saturday until time for the service at Sego Funeral Home. The family requests that memorial contributions be given to the American Cancer Society.

 

Elizabeth Ann Huddleston, 1:00 p.m. Saturday

Elizabeth Ann Huddleston, 64, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, June 5th, in Hospice Care of Bowling Green. She is survived by two daughters: Karrie Lee Cash and Cara Speedlin; five grandchildren; two brothers, Dale Huddleston and Terry Huddleston; two sisters, Rita Jessie ( Kenny) and Freda Barnard (Darrell). Cremation will take place after a celebration of life service at 1pm Saturday in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home is conducting the arrangement.

 

Cathy Jessie, 2:00 p.m. Saturday

Cathy Jessie, 60, of Knob Lick, died Tuesday, June 4th, at her residence. She is survived by her mother, Joyce Edwards Gordon; three children, Chris Brown (Heather), Joy Roche (Chris) and Cody Jessie (Misty); eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a brother, David Mathis; two sisters, Suzanne Brookins (Ron), and Shanna Patton. A funeral service is scheduled for 2pm Saturday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial to follow in Big Meadow Cemetery. Visitation begins at 10am Saturday before the service at the funeral home.

 

Robert J. "Bobby" Riggs, 2:00 p.m. Monday

Robert J. "Bobby" Riggs, 77, of Bonnieville, died Tuesday, June 4th, at Baptist Health Hardin in Elizabethtown. He is survived by his wife, Faye Hornback Riggs of Bonnieville; a step son, Jeff (April) Wingfield of Munfordville; a step daughter, Stacy (Eric) Nunn of Bonnieville; 8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. A funeral service is scheduled for 2pm Monday at Manakee Funeral Home in Upton. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery. Visitation will be 3-8pm Sunday and 9am until service time Monday at the Funeral home. All times are Eastern.