McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Monday, August 21, 2017

Bobby Lee Hubert

Bobby Lee Hubert, age 30 of Summer Shade died July 31, 2017.
He is survived by his parents Richard A. Hubert of Summer Shade and Sandy Hubert (Edwin) Dawdy of Franklin, one brother Ricky Hubert, Jr. of Summer Shade and step grandfather L.E. Clark of Summer Shade.
He was preceded in death by both sets of grandparents.
 Bobby loved to hunt and fish.
Memorial services will by Saturday August 26, 2017 - 1:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home
Memorial contributions are encouraged to help with funeral expenses and can be left at the funeral home.

Thursday, August 17, 2017


   Christine Jones Shirley, age 90, of Cincinnati, OH, formerly of Knob Lick, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017 in Cincinnati.

   Born December 13, 1926 in Knob Lick, she was a daughter of the late Chester and Lula Clark Jones and the widow of Fred D. Shirley Sr.

   She joined the Ebenezer Baptist Church at an early age and became secretary. She was the retired owner operator of Shirley's Highlander laundry and dry cleaner.

   Survivors include one daughter, Nola L. Shirley Taylor and her husband Wendell of Cincinnati; three sons, William C. Shirley and wife Marsha, and Troye A Shirley, both of Cincinnati, and Grayling Shirley, Los Angeles, CA. seven grandchildren; seven Great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

   She was preceded in death, besides her parents and husband, by one son Fred D. Shirley Jr: one brother Sherman Jones; and one sister Kathleen Jones Stockton.

   Funeral services will be Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, in Knob Lick, KY, with Pastor Ronnie Bryant, officiating. Burial will be in the Ebenezer Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, August 21, 2017 from 5:00-8:00 pm at the McMurtrey Funeral Home and on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Ebenezer Baptist Church from 10:00 a.m. until time of services at 11:00.
   In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Ebenezer  Baptist Church.

Thursday, August 3, 2017


   Danny Joe Perkins, age 69, of Summer Shade, died Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at his residence.

   Born July 4, 1948 in Glasgow, KY, he was a son of the late Calvin Hartzell and Ernestine Rigsby Perkins.

   He was a farmer and a retired self employed mechanic. He was a member of the Goodson Chapel Methodist Church.

   Survivors include one daughter, Tina (Michael) Blackburn, Glasgow; one son, Tim (Melissa) Perkins, Summer Shade; two brothers, Larry (Margaret) Perkins, Glasgow and Mike Perkins, FL; five grandchildren, Colton Satterly, Tanner Perkins, Kyle Roach, Jonah and Ben Blackburn; his former wife, Cheryl Perkins; one step daughter, Tiffany (David) Matthews, Summer Shade; and two step  grandchildren, Kennon and Lulu Matthews.

   Funeral services will be Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Goodson Chapel Methodist Church. Burial will follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin Friday, August 4, 2017 at 2:00-8:00 p.m. and on Saturday, 7:00 till 10:30 a.m, at McMurtrey Funeral Home and after 11:00 a.m., until time of services at Goodson Chapel Methodist Church.

   In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Kosairs Children’s Hospital.