Obituaries for Jan .29

January 29, 2004

Ann M. Rector

BOWLING GREEN - Ann M. Rector, 75, of Bowling Green, died Sunday at her home.

Born Aug. 30, 1928, in Warren County, she was the daughter of the late Beckham M. and Katie Morris Martin.

She was a retired Warren County teacher, having taught for 20 years, and co-owner of Rector's Cherry Reproduction.

She was a graduate of Bowling Green Business College, Bethel Women's College, where she was a member of Phi Theta Kappa, and Western Kentucky University with a bachelor's degree in science and a master of arts degree. She was the recipient of the Kentucky Mother of the Year Award in 1982 and organized and was first president of Louisville Road Homemakers Club.

She was a volunteer for American Cancer Society and 4-H and a member of Jackson Grove Baptist Church, where she was Sunday school teacher, active in Women's Missionary Union and Bible school. She also was assistant pianist and organist.


Survivors include her husband, Harold Rector; six daughters, Cynthia Frey of Danville, Sally Rone of Morgantown, Susan Throneberry Alvaton, Nancy Roberts of Knoxville, Tenn., Judy Mitchell of Richmond and Lisa Heile of Goodlettsville, Tenn.; two sons, Duane M. Rector of Smiths Grove, and Ray A. Rector of Bowling Green; 20 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services were Tuesday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home. Burial was in Smiths Grove Cemetery.

David M. Plumer

GLOBE, Ariz. - David Merrill Plumer, 78, formerly of Gravel Switch, died Monday in Globe. He was the son of David and Sarah Cooley Plumer and attended Forkland School.

He was a World War II veteran, having served 30 years, and a Purple Heart recipient. He also was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Globe.

Survivors include his wife, Hazel Plumer; two stepsons and two stepdaughters; two sisters, Yvounia Reardon of Perryville and Alma Young of Junction City; several step grandchildren and step great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are incomplete.

Cecil Tinsley

LIBERTY - Cecil Tinsley, 93, of Middleburg, died Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Bartle Funeral Home.


Raymond Douglas

Services for Raymond Douglas, 77, of Waterworks Road, will be 1 p.m. Friday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Donald Potts. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.

He died Wednesday at his home.

Born June 6, 1926, in Danville, he was the son of the late Steve and Lula Whittaker Douglas. He was retired from Corning Glass, a World War II Army veteran and a member of Junction City First Baptist Church. He was the widower of Ruby Yates Douglas.

Survivors include two daughters, Sherry Godbey and Pam Montgomery, both of Danville; a son, Jerry Douglas of Danville; and three grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Ryan and Ronnie Montgomery, Rocky Cash, Stewart King, George Jackson and Leroy Douglas.

Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today.

Mary Hagan

PERRYVILLE - Services for Mary Lou Moran Hagan, 56, of Third Street, will be 1 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church by the Rev. Willie Newby. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

She died Tuesday at her home.

Born Jan. 27, 1947, in Boyle County, she was the daughter of the late James and Georgia Bottoms Moran. She was a former employee of Western Steer and a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, William Hagan; two daughters, LaTishia Bland of Louisville and LaWanda Dear of Indiana; a son, Billy Hagan of Georgetown; five sisters, Kathryn Young of Perryville, Emma Warner of Harrodsburg, Dorothy Ellery of Lebanon, Alice Lacey of Tennessee, and Dora Moran; a brother, Herbert Moran of Maryland; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be William and Orlando Sleet, James VanCleve, Richard Dear, Randall Riddell and Richard Caldwell.

A wake will be held 5-8 p.m. Friday at the church.

Wilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Arrangements are incomplete at Wilder Funeral Home.

Gerald Young

PERRYVILLE - Services for Gerald Martin Young, 52, of Perryville, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Wilder Funeral Home by the Revs. Doug Wesley and Ralph Smith. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.

He died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born March 27, 1950, in Marion County, he was the son of the late Martin and Hazel Hays Young.

He was an employee of the Boyle County Convenience Recycling Center, a member of Calvary Baptist Church and a former member of Kentucky Beef Cattle Association. He also was a member of Forkland Community Center and Promise Keepers, and a former member of Boyle County Farm Bureau board of directors.

Survivors include his wife, Debbie Cooley Young; two daughters, Sarah and Rachel Young, both of Perryville; and a brother, Darrell Young of Perryville.

Pallbearers will be Bobby Abbott, Pete Coyle, Tom Crawford, Edwin Finley, William Graves, Gary Gilbert and David Sparrow.

Honorary pallbearers are Vaughn Wilson, Denny Cocanougher, Tom Cheak, Donna Fechter, George Davidson and Buddy Tyler.

Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

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