McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Friday, December 10, 2010

Lucille McCoy

Lucille McCoy, age 92 of Summer Shade,died Friday, December 10, 2010 at Glenview Health Care Center. She was a homemaker and a daughter of the late Westerfield and Cassie Lester Kingrey.
She is survived by two daughters, Linda True White of Summe Shade and Melissa (Jeremy ) Jones of Glagow; one son ,Dwayne (Shelvy) McCoy of Summer Shade; seven grandchildren, six great grandchildren; one sister, Pernie McCoy of Summer Shade.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James McCoy, one brother, Lynn Kingrey and two sisters, Ruth Shaw and Nellie B acon.
Funeral services were Sunday, December 12 at 1:00 PM at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with Bro Maxie Harper officiating. Burial was in theSummer Shade Cemetery.
McMurtrey Funeral Home was in chargeof arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the American Cancer Fund.

Monday, December 6, 2010


John Dale Young, age 41 of Edmonton, died Sunday, December 5 at his home.  He was a carpenter and a son of the late Albert and Sarah Young.
He is survived by his wife, Beth Shaw Young;  one daughter,Emily Young;  three sisters, Rhonda (Maxie) Caffee of Hiseville, Nancy (Danny Joe) Edwards of Greensburg, and Ruth (Tracy) Romines of Edmonton;  mother and father-in-law, Debra and Dwight Daugherty;  grandmother-in-law, Emma Hughes, sister-in-law Pam (Gary ) Hunt;  five nieces, one nephew and one great nephew.
In addition to is parents, he was preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents.
Mr.Young chose cremation.  A memorial service will be held Thursday, Dec. 9 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Grace Union Baptist Church.
McMurtrey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Friday, December 3, 2010

Dixie D High.

Dixie D. High, age 79 of Indianapolis, In. and formerly of Kokomo, In. passed away Thursday,  December 2 at her residence in Indianapolis.  She was born May 3, 1931 in Indianapolis, In. to the late Newton and Myrtie (Davidson ) Shepherd. Dixie had worked at different Department Stores throughout her years.
Surviving is a son, Joe High, Jr. Kokomo, daughters and sons in law,Madonna Johnson, Greentown, Melissa and Ralph Ryker,Kokomo, Melinda and Sonny Mayhew, Langloth, Pa. Marieta and Michael Adkins, Woodlawn, Tn. and Martina Hanley, Newport Richey,Fla.  twenty one grandchildren, one adopted grandson, thirty six greatgrandchildren, brother, Edwad Shepherd, Indianapolis.
She was preceded in death by one grandson, one sister and five brothers.
Graveside services will be 11:00 AM (CST) Tuesday, December 7 in Skaggs Creek Cemetery ,Tompkinsville, meeting at the McMurtrey Funeral  Home at 10:00 AM to travel to the cemetery..
Friends may visit with the family from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM Sunday (EST) Dec. 5 at Ellers Mortuary, Webster St. Chapel, Kokomo,In.
McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade, Ky. are assisting with the Graveside Services in Kentucky.

Thursday, December 2, 2010


Emma Jean Mulkey (Buckley), age 77 of Argos, In., formerly of Glasgow, died Wednesday, Dec. 1 at Millers Merry Manor in Plymouth, In. She was a daughter of the late Pearl Vaughn of Glasgow.
She is survived by two sons, Joe (Wanda) Dugard and Billy Buckley both of Indiana;  one daughter, Beverly (Doug ) Walker of Summer Shade;  six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren; a special niece, Diane Voignier of Indiana.
She was preceded in death by her husband, a son and her mother.
Funeral servces will be Sunday, Dec.5 at 2:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Hiseville Cemetery.
Visitation  will begin Saturday, Dec. 4 aat 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home.