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Date: Fri, 26 Dec 2014 11:23:00 -0600
From: Sandi Gorin <sgorin(a)glasgow-ky.com <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>>
Subject: [SCKY] KY NATIONAL GUARD NEEDS YOUR HELP ON SOLDIERS FROM
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I'm "off duty" but have a little time before my family arrives.
The public library here has contacted me for help. The KY National
Guard is honoring its fallen soldiers; there are 6 from Barren Co.
I'll give you the web site information later. They are looking for
photos, bios, obituaries or anything on the following. Do you have
information on any? If so, email it to me and I'll get it to the
library and then to the KY Department of Libraries and Archives who
is compiling the information. Thanks!
Here are the individuals:
Jerry Clifton BERRY - born 11 Mar 1919 Park City; died of wounds 1
Mar 1944, buried in Italy. Photo?, obituary?
Guy Winfrey BOWLES, born Glasgow 28 May 1908; lived Summer Shade,
died of heart attack 30 May 1944 in Oregon, buried at Glasgow
Municipal Cemetery. Have photo & obituary, any other information?
Gordon B BROOKS, born 21 Mar 1918 Clay Co TN; died 2 Apr 1945, buried
Glasgow Muni Cemetery. Have photo, obituary, any additional?
Wendel D HOLDER, born 21 June 1920 Barren Co; drowned in a training
class in New Guinea. Have photo, need obituary & other info.
Vincent D. SIMON, born Barren Co, age 30 at his death 15 Sept 1984 at
Fort Knox. Have phote, need obituary or other info.
Justin Garrett WILKINSON, born 10 July 1986 Glasgow, died Fort Knox
18 Apr 2009, buried Glasgow Muni. Need photo, have obit, any other information?
Thanks - I'll be off and on today, mostly off!
Colonel Sandi Gorin
President, South Central KY Historical & Genealogical Society
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Subject: [INMONROE] Mrs. Minnie Sample, Wife of Ona Sample,
Bloomington (Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana) Telephone, July 28, 1914,
After three years of constant suffering, death came as a relief to Mrs.
Minnie Sample, wife of Ona Sample, Thursday afternoon at 4:30. Mrs. Sample
became a patient at the city hospital last March where she had been till her
death. The remains were taken to the residence of Jesse Neill, west 6th
Mrs. Sample was survived by the husband, Ona Sample, father, Harvey Paddock,
west of the city, and three sisters-Mrs. George Shively and Mrs. Harry
Bowles, both of this city, and Mrs. John Welch, west of the city.
She was a member of the Fairview M. E. church at which place the funeral
services will be held Saturday at 2 o'clock, in charge of Rev. C. M. Kroft.
Interment at Rose Hill.
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Subject: [FURR] Charles Andrew Furr (1950-2014)
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LAUREL HILL - Charles Andrew Furr Sr., age 64 of Laurel Hill died Dec. 4, 2014 at the FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital. The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Richard Boles Funeral Service Chapel with Rev. Bobby Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow at the Highland Baptist Church Cemetery in Vass, North Carolina. Charles was born on May 19, 1950 in Moore County son to the late James T. and Martha Ann Wilkes Furr. Charles was a veteran of the US Army. He was an avid outdoorsman, spending his career as a mate on a Push Boat crew before retiring. He will be remembered as a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather and brother that will truly be missed. Charles is survived by his wife, Josephine R. Furr of the home; sons, Michael Sparks, Eric Manor, Gary Furr and Charles A. (Chuckie) Furr Jr.; daughters, Ann Sparks, Betty Jo Blackwell, Nancy Bossie, Jody Furr and Christy Dunlap; brother, Bobby Furr and sisters, Josephine Starnes, Polline Lloyd, Earlene Do!
wd and Gladys Burrows; 19 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Visitation will be held Saturday from 6-8:00 p.m. at Richard Boles Funeral Service in Laurinburg.
Published in Laurinburg Exchange from Dec. 4 to Dec. 5, 2014
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