Mary Edna "Susie" Lindsay, 69, of Mount Dora, FL passed away Sept. 20, 2017 at Florida Hospital Waterman.
The Edmonson County native taught science for 1 year at ECHS and for 35 years at Pleasure Ridge Park High School and was a member of KEA. She was the daughter of George W. Lindsay Sr. and Gustava "Gussie" Westerfield Lindsay. Mary was a voracious reader and believed in lifelong learning. As a teacher, it was important to her that students not only gained knowledge but were able to apply it throughout their lives. She retired to The Lakes at Mount Dora, Florida close to family. There she made many good friends and was very active in the community. She was a devoted and loving daughter, sister and aunt. Her loss will be felt by many.
Memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday Oct. 28th at Brownsville Missionary Baptist Church, where she was a member. Family will receive friends at 1:00 PM.
Gravil Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Surviving are brothers, George W. Lindsay Jr. (Patrice) of Salt Lake City, UT and John Lindsay (Polly) of Mount Dora; nephews, Chris Lindsay and Nathan Lindsay; niece, Angela Hunter; and extended family and friends.
James Calvin Neely, 66, of Bowling Green passed away at 2:13 PM Oct. 19, 2017 at Fountain Circle in Winchester.
The Nashville, TN native was an automated control specialist, a minister, and a member of Greenwood Park Church of Christ. He was the son of the late Johnny William Neely and Pearl Mae Cannon Neely.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday at Gravil Funeral home with burial to follow in Big Reedy Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 PM Saturday and after 9:00 AM Sunday at the funeral home.
Surviving are his wife, Donetta Embry Neely; a son, Chris Neely of Tennessee; two daughters, Jamie Johnston and Katherine Murrie both of Tennessee; two step sons, Anthony Hazlewood (Ashley) of Morgantown and Thomas Bivins of Bowling Green; two step daughters, Sarah Bivins and Hannah Bivins both of Bowling Green; a sister, Brenda Clampitt of Tennessee; and five grandchildren, Blake Johnston, Chase Johnston, Nora Murrie, Julian Hazlewood and Jayce Lacefield.
Paul C. Whitaker, 75 of Bowling Green died peacefully with family at his side at Greenwood Nursing & Rehab on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017.
He was a son of the late Clarence H. and Sylvia Logsdon Whitaker and is preceded in death by a brother Bob Whitaker and two sisters, Louise Glenn and Lucille Hazel. Paul was a retired State Highway Department employee, a member of Jackson Grove Baptist Church. He was an avid fisherman, hunter, loved camping and UK Basketball and his grandbabies.
His survivors include his wife of 54 years Barbara Thomas Whitaker; two daughters, Rita Smith (Jay) and Kaye Montgomery (Brad); ten grandchildren, Brian Cole, Wesley Cole (Jocelyn), Heather Alford, Hannah Alvey (Alex), Kristen Smith, Matt Montgomery (April), Brian Montgomery (Nan), Chad Montgomery (Elaine), Staci Bell (Michael), Jake Smith (Tristen); 12 great grandchildren; two brothers, Kenneth Whitaker (Shirley) and MItchell Whitaker (Mary), one brother-in-law, Earl Glenn; sister-in-law, Dorothy Dunning; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service 1 p.m. Saturday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel with burial in Bethel Cemetery. Visitation 2-8 p.m. Fridayand 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Eddie Alan Brooks, 64, of Glasgow passed away at 3:18 PM Oct. 17, 2017 at TJ Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.
The Edmonson County native was a member of Kyrock United Baptist Church. He was a son of the late Anson Brooks and Alda Williams Brooks. He was preceded in death by four brothers, Douglas Brooks, Larry Brooks, Richard Brooks and Randall Brooks; and a sister, Mary Clark.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday at Gravil Funeral Home with burial to follow in Cove Hollow Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 PM Thursday, 9 AM-8 PM Friday and after 9 AM Saturday.
Surviving are six sisters, Barbara Sneed, Paulette Glass and Pam Mills (Steve) all of Glasgow, Velma Hornsby of Leitchfield, Wilma Evans (Mike) of Sweeden and Kathy Carroll (Keith) of Bee Spring; two brothers, Bobby Brooks of Leitchfield and Haskell Brooks (Ruby) of Warrenton, MO; and several nieces and nephews.