McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Saturday, December 29, 2018


   Kathryn Louise Tyler Darrin, 82, of Summer Shade, died Friday, December 28, 2018 at T J Samson Hospital.

   Born August 8, 1936 in Pulteney, New York, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Nellie Gowin Tyler, and the wife of 66 years to Frank Darrin, who survives.

   She was a vineyardist and of the protestant faith.

   Survivors other than her husband, include 2 daughters, Karen (Tom) Deegan, Waterview and Cindy Doyen, Summer Shade; one son, Randy Darrin, Bath, New York; three sisters; three brothers; numerous grandchildren: numerous great grandchildren; and one great great grandson on the way.

   She was preceded in death besides her parents by two sons.

   Services will be held in New York at a later date.

   McMurtrey Funeral Home is assisting the family locally.

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Robert Eugene DeWeese

   Robert Eugene DeWeese, 77, Glasgow, died at his residence, Tuesday, December 25, 2018.

   Born December 31, 1940 in Randolph he was a son of the late Joe and Rosey Reece DeWeese and the husband of 50 years of the late Janette DeWeese. He was a mechanic and of the Baptist faith.

   Survivors include 4 daughters, Paula (Robert) Humphrey, Pamela McKenzie, Melinda DeWeese all of Glasgow and Sheila Lawson, Scottsville; two sons Timmy DeWeese, Glasgow and Chris (Mary)  DeWeese, Summer Shade; two half sisters, Kim Goodwin and Becky (Larry) Anderson both of Summer Shade; two brothers, Roger DeWeese and Wendell (Maria) DeWeese of Summer Shade; one half brother Joey DeWeese, Summer Shade;  thirteen grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

   He was preceded in death, besides his wife and parents, by a daughter Debbie Hagan, a son Mike DeWeese, a grandson Robert Logan DeWeese-Taylor, two brothers Donald Joe and Jerry DeWeese and one sister Betty Dean.

   Funeral services will be Friday, December 28, 2018 at 1:00 PM at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Brother Eugene Johnson and Brother Roger Poynter, officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, December 27, 2018, 10:00 AM-8:00 PM and on Friday after 7:00 AM until time of services at 1:00 PM.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Ronald Lloyd Chandler

  Ronald Lloyd Chandler, age 61, of Edmonton died December 19, 2018 at his residence.

  Born in Florida, he was a son of the late James and Olis Mae Taylor Chandler. He was a musician and played most of his life.

  He is survived by his companion of forty one years Dorothy Smithson; two daughters, Teresa Glover and Mary Hynick; of Florida,  two sisters; Elizabeth Atkinson and Karen Gilbert, one brother Russell Chandler and five grandchildren.

  In addition to his parents, he was preceeded in death by one brother Sonny Chandler.

  A memorial service will be held at a later date as cremation was chosen.

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Stanley Perkins

  Stanley Lee (Bun) Perkins, age 79 of Summer Shade died December 16, 2018 at Norton’s Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville.

  Born in Summer Shade, he was a son of the late Denzil and Audrey Pedigo Perkins. He was a well driller especially water wells.

  He is survived by his wife Kay Rutledge Perkins, three sisters Carolyn (Tim) Turner of Florida, Virginia Perkins of Glasgow and Kim Perkins of Edmonton; one brother Jeff (Kim) Perkins of Hiseville. In addition he is survived by several nieces and nephews and one special niece Amiee Lee Perkins and one sister in law Lanna Perkins.

  Funeral arrangements will be Wednesday December 19th at 1:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery.

  Visitation will be Tuesday December 18, 2018 from 3:00 till 8:00 and after 7:00 on Wednesday until funeral services at 1:00.

  Memorials are encouraged to the Summer Shade Fire Department and can be left at the funeral home.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Lora Lee Ferguson

   Lora Lee Ferguson, 51, Summer Shade, died Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Norton’s Hospital in Louisville.

   Born June 26, 1967 in Tompkinsville, KY, she was the daughter of Evelyn Murley Ferguson, Summer Shade, who survives and the late Leland Ferguson.

   She had worked in several sewing factories and  was of  the Church of Christ faith.

   Survivors other than her mother include her fiancĂ© Kenneth Jackson, Summer Shade and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

   She was preceded in death besides her father by her grandparents, Elbert and Mary Ferguson and Raymond and Dolly Murley.

   Funeral services will be Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 2:00 PM at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Bro Brian Fox officiating. Burial will follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery.

Visitation will be Saturday, December 15, 2018, 3:00-8:00 PM and on Sunday, December 16, 2018 after 8:00 AM until time of services at 2:00.

   Memorials may be made to the Summer Shade Fire Department.