McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Friday, September 20, 2019


   William [Bill] Baker Bragg, 78, formerly of Knob Lick, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Glasgow State Nursing Facility. Born January 28, 1941 in Edmonton, KY he was a son of the late Leon and Minnie Avel Parrigin Bragg. He was the husband of the late Martha Bragg, who passed away March 22, 2014.
   He was a farmer and of the Church of Christ faith.
   Survivors include, one daughter Velvet (Riley) Philpott, Glasgow; three sons, Delton Bragg, Summer Shade, Jonathan (Sarah) Bragg, Mt Juliet, TN and Jeffrey (Susan) Turner, Ft. Run; five grandchildren, William Philpott Jr, Olivia Bragg, Tambra Buckley, Nicole Wade, and Meagan Turner; five great grandchildren and two step great grandchildren.
   Preceding him in death, besides his wife and parents, include five sisters, Lizzie, Frances, Flossie, Lois and Rebecca; and three brothers Wayne, Roy, and Wilbert.
    Funeral services will be Monday, September 23, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Brother Gary Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, September 22, 2019, 1:00-9:00 P.M. and on Monday, September 23, 2019 after 7:00 A.M. until time of services at 1:00.
   In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Thursday, September 12, 2019


   James Clifton Huckelby, 82, Summer Shade, passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green. Born October 26, 1936 in Dubre, Ky he was a son of the late Jesse and Floy Anderson Huckelby and the husband of Lucille Shaw Huckelby, who survives. 
   He retired from John Deere and was a member of the Oak Hill Church of Christ.
   Survivors, other than his wife, include one brother, Jimmy (Betty) Huckelby, Wellington, IL. and several nieces and nephews.
    Preceding him in death, besides his parents, are 5 brothers, Preston, Kyle, Stanley, Phillip and Johnny Huckelby.
   Funeral services will be Saturday, September 14, 2019, 11:00 A.M. at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Lewis Blythe officiating. Burial will follow in the Dutch Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, September 13, 2019, 4:00-8:00 P.M. and on Saturday, September 14, 2019, after 8:00 A.M. until time of services at 11:00 A.M.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Ivan Eugene (Gene) Crumpton,

Ivan Eugene (Gene) Crumpton, age 85, of Cave City passed away September 3, 2019 at T J Samson Hospital
Born May 14, 1934 in Frankfort, Indiana, he was a son of the later George and Catherine Glass Crumpton. Gene was an avid antique dealer and was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by two daughters Kathy (Gary) Minor of Cave City and Sheryl Crumpton of Venice, Florida; two sons Randy (Belinda) Crumpton of Summer Shade and Nathan (Courtney) Crumpton of Summer Shade; five grandchildren Leslie (Josh) Morris, Lindsey (Troy) Stephens, Nicholas (April) Kidd, Cade Ray, Gunner Crumpton, Preslie Acree and Oakley Pruitt; five great grandchildren Lane Morris, Maddee, Jax, Marlee and Knox Stephens.
 He was preceeded in death by his parents, one son Gary Gene Crumpton, four sisters Lucille Birge, Virginia Keeling, Gola Prickett and Geneva Short.
Services will be Friday, September 6, 2019, 2:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home with Bro. Willie Dale Westmoreland officiating. Burial will follow at a later date as cremation was chosen.
Visitation will be Friday September 6, 2019 from 10:00-2:00 P.M. at the funeral home.