McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Thursday, December 26, 2013


Dollye Shives Simpson, age 92 of Louisville, formerly of Beaumont, died Monday, December 23 at the home of her daughter.  She was a daughter of the late Walter and Anna McCluskey Shives and was a member of the Beaumont United Methodist Church. She was retired from Handmacher Mfg. after having worked there for thirty four years.
She is survived by one daughter, Tammy (Gary) Gibson of Louisville;  three grandchildren, Kyle and Caleb Gibson of Louisville; and David (Patricia ) Simpson of Edmonton;  three great grandchildren, Haley and Erica Simpson and Ryder Knight.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband , Charles Edd Simpson and two sons,  Michael Eddie and Charles Freddie Simpson.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Dec. 28 at 11:00 A M at the Beaumont United Methodist Church with Bro Joe Wilcoxson officiating. Burial will follow in the Beaumont Cemetery.
Visitation will begin Friday, Dec. 27 at 3:00 P M at the McMurtrey Funeral Home and continue at the church at 9:00 A M Saturday until funeral time at 11:00.
Memorials may be made to the Beaumont Cemetery.

Thursday, December 12, 2013


Lydia Brooke Kerr newborn daughter of Kevin and Lacie Dubre Kerr died Monday, December 10, 2013.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her paternal grandparents, J.E. and Millie Kerr, and maternal grandparents Watson and Debbie Dubre, maternal great grandparents, Wallace Dubre and Sam and Clarice White. She is also survived by uncles, Randy (Kim) Kerr, Elizabethtown, Wesley (Carla) Dubre and Brad (Tessa) Dubre: aunts, Susan (David) Hammer, Glasgow and Misty Dubre as well as numerous cousins.
Graveside services will be held later.

Wednesday, December 11, 2013


Harold Wayne Turner, age 62 of the Lone Star Ridge Community, died Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at his home.
He was a son of the late Ed and Ova Muse Turner and was a former employee of Home Bartley
Lumber Co.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah  June Norris Turner; one daughter, Donna June Turner;  six sisters, Faye (James ) Smith, Kathy Turner and Beverly Turner all of Indianapolis,  Carolyn Simpson, Judy Ford and Tracy ( Jackie) Simpson of Edmonton;  four brothers, Odie (Violet) Turner, Darrell(Ruby) Turner, Timothy ( Sharon) all of Beaumont and Jerry (Barbara ) Turner of Mud Camp.
 In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Kevin Turner,  Three brothers,
 Jimmy, Terry and Tim Dale Turner.
Funeral services will be Friday, Dec. 13 at 1:00 P M at the House of Prayer Church with Bro.Phil Lowrey officiating.  Burial will be in the Summer Shade Cemetery.
Visitation will be Thursday, Dec.12 at 2:00 P M at the McMurtrey Funeral Home and after ll:00 AM at the church.

Sunday, December 8, 2013


Virginia Grace "Jenny" England, age 83 of Edmonton, died Sunday, December 08, 2013 at the Metcalfe Co. Health Care Center.
She was a daughter of the late Hubert and Lillie Kingrey Hood and  was a former employee of Lorillard Tobacco Co.
She is survived by one daughter, Marla ( Ivan Arney) Cahill of Guston,Ky; one step son,
David England of Madison, N.C.;  grandchildren, Matthew Cahill, Mitchell (Laura) Cahill ., David England,Jr. and  Joseph and Virginia England; two great grandchildren, Noah and Elijah Cahill.
In  addition  to her parents,  she was preceded in death by her husband,  Dwight England,  two sisters, Mary Sneed and Edna Hood, one brother,  Joe Hood, two step-sons,  Jeff and Ricky England.
Funeral services will be Tuesday,  December10, at 1:00 P M at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with
burial to follow in the Happy Valley Memorial Garden in Glasgow.
Visitation will be Monday,  Dec. 9 beginning at 2:00 PM.

Monday, December 2, 2013


  Louise Vibbert, age 91, of Summer Shade, died Sunday, December 1, 2013 at N H C in Glasgow, Ky.
  She was born September 13, 1922 at Sulphur Lick, Ky. the daughter of the late Zilpha and Zadie Martin Hope. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
  She is survived by 3 daughters, Marcella Rich, Glasgow; Ellen Jacobson, Fernandina Beach, Fl.;
and Elaine (Gordon) Mattingly, Lexington, Ky. She is survived by 3 sons, Bobby and John Vibbert, Summer Shade, and Gary (Tabitha) Vibbert, Edmonton. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren. She is also survived by 2 sisters in law, Edalene Hope and Marilyn Grider.
  She was preceded in death by her husband, Todd Vibbert, one son, Jimmy Vibbert, two grandchildren, one sister, Melba Jean Hope, and two brothers, Gladwell and Tommy Hope, and one son in law Chet Rich.
  Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 4, at 11:00 A. M. at McMurtrey Funeral home, by Bro. Gary Richardson. Visitation will be from 4:00 -8:00 on Tuesday, December 3 at the funeral home. Interment will be at Summer Shade Cemetery.