McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Friday, June 17, 2016



    Marilyn Faye Lohden Staples, age 71, of Glasgow, died Thursday, June 16, 2016, at the Medical Center in Bowling Green, Ky.

    Born January 3, 1945 in Glasgow, she was a daughter of the late Albert Henry and Betty Maxine (Cross) Lohden, and the widow of the late J.P. Staples.

    She was a retired school bus driver of 24 years and an industrial painter. She was of the Baptist faith.

    Survivors include two daughters, Sue (Mark) Elmore, Glasgow and Charmaine (Eddie) Parsley, Glasgow; one step daughter, Faye (Larry) Green, Glasgow; one sister, Judy (Lonnie Wayne) Winchester, Edmonton; one brother, Danny (Rhonda) Lohden, Edmonton; two grandsons, Brock and John Elmore, Glasgow; one step grandson, Edward Parsley, Greensburg; three step grand daughters, Deanna Parsley, Traci Lyn Green, and Melody (Scott) Jones; and several nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

    Funeral services will be Sunday, June 19, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Gardens, in Glasgow.

   Visitation will be Saturday, June 18, 2016, from 1:00-8:00 p.m. and on Sunday, June 19, 2016 after 8:00 a.m. until time of services.

    In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hospitality House of Bowling Green at the funeral home.