McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Friday, January 24, 2014


  Pernie Kingrey McCoy, age 92, of Summer Shade, died January 23, 2014 at the Monroe County Medical Center in Tompkinsville.
  She was born March 25, 1921 in Summer Shade, Ky.  the daughter of the late Westerfield and Cassie Lester Kingrey and she was the wife of the late C.W. McCoy.
  She was a housewife and a member of the Tompkinsville Church of Christ.
  Survivors include three sons, Charles (Linda) McCoy, Louisville, Randell McCoy, Summer Shade, and Mike (Irene) McCoy, Glasgow; and one daughter Kay (Jackie) Geralds, Tompkinsville; eleven grandchildren, twenty seven great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
  She was preceded in death, by a son Kenneth McCoy, three sisters, Nell Bacon, Lucille McCoy, and Ruth Shaw, and one brother Lynn Kingrey.
  Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Bro. Lewis Blythe and Bro. Maxie Harper officiating. Burial will be in the Summer  Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 2 P.M. at the funeral home.



Chloerene Anderson Dubree, age 90, of the Persimmon Community of Monroe County, died Friday, January 24, 2014 at the Monroe Health and Rehabilitation Center.
  She was the daughter of the late Trot and Maggie Bartley Anderson, and the widow of  Marshall Dubree.
  She was a retired cook for the Monroe County School system and was a member of the Oak Hill Church of Christ.
  She is survived by one son by choice, Gary (Marketta ) Dubree of Tompkinsville, and several nieces and nephews.
  She was preceded in death, besides her parents and husband, by 3 sisters, Beatrice Anderson, Freeda Norman, and Myrtle Walden and 3 brothers, Blaine, John and Dwight Anderson.
  Funeral services will be Monday, January 27, at 1:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Bro. Lewis Blythe and Bro. Bob Norman officiating. Burial will be in the Skaggs Creek Cemetery. Visitation will begin Sunday, January  26, at 3:30 P. M.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014


  Dearil W. Jones, age 68 of Summer Shade, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green.
  He was born December 3, 1945, in Summer Shade. He was the son of Lillian Traylor Lewis and the late Wayne Jones, and the husband of Juanita Fancher Jones.
  He was a retired truck driver, a veteran of the Army, and a member of Bethel Independent Baptist Church.
  Survivors other than his wife, and  mother are one son, Dwayne (Melissa) Jones, Glasgow; two daughters,
Sandra (Tony) Dehart, Owensboro, and Annette (Charles King) Jones, Summer Shade; one brother, Leroy Jennings, Edmonton; one sisters, Patricia (David Chapman) Jones, Temple Hill, and his stepfather, Homer Jennings.
  He was preceded in death by one son, James Jones, his father, Wayne Jones, and stepfather, James Lewis.
  Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 16, at 1:00 at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Bro. Ricky Proffitt officiating. Interment will be in the Beaumont Cemetery. Visitation will begin Wednesday, January 15 from 1 PM until 6 PM at the funeral home.
  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Beaumont Cemetery.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014


Mickey Alan Collins, age 59, of Summer Shade, died December 31, 2013, at the University of Louisville Hospital.
He was born March 16, 1954 in Hazard, Ky., the son of the late Bobby Gene and Dana Fields Collins of Indianapolis, In. who survives. He married Bonnie Shockley Westmoreland April 8, 2005.
He enjoyed camping, fishing and was an avid racing fan. He cherished his wife, adored his grandchildren and loved his family. He spent his days helping others at L & S Supply. His day was complete taking care of his faithful companion, Ginger. He was a veteran of the Army and of the Baptist faith.
He is also survived by two daughters; Christina (Chris) Zakes and Dana (Ben) Messex, both of Missouri; two stepdaughters, Melissa (Mike) Fulcher of Smiths Grove and Monica (Michael) Greer of Center; one stepson Willie Dale(Rhonda) Westmoreland of Summer Shade and two sisters; Pam (Gene) Algood and Penny (Wayne) Cummins of Indiana. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his father he was preceded in death his grandparents Sam and Rachel Fields and Curt and Essie Collins.
Funeral services will be Friday, January 3 at 2:00 P.M. at the Summer Shade Baptist Church with Bro. Chad Harston and Bro, Joe Shockley officiating. Burial will follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery.
Visitation will begin Thursday, January 2 at 3:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home and after 10:00 Friday at the church.