McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Ronnie Coomer

Ronnie Dale Coomer, 62, Glasgow, passed away Wednesday, November 2l7, 2019 at his residence. Born January 11, 1957 in Chicago, IL, he was a son of the late Frank and Opal Sneed Coomer. He was a truck driver and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include three daughters Maranda (Ethen) Pierce, Breeding, Sierra Coomer, Edmonton and Amanda Poole, Paducah; one brother Norman (Melissa) Coomer,

Edmonton; and five grandchildren David, Chloe, Adalyn and Graylee Pierce and Lilly Poole.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Lynn Coomer; son, Ronnie Coomer Jr and brother Red Coomer.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date as cremation was chosen.

The family has requested donations be made to help with funeral expenses and can be mailed to McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY 42166.

Friday, November 22, 2019

Ova McMillin Hollinsworth

   Ova McMillin Hollinsworth, 92, Glasgow, formerly of Mud Lick, passed away Friday, November 22, 2019, at T J Samson Hospital.
   Born February 23, 1927, in Tompkinsville, she was a daughter of the late A W and Mary Belle Bartley McMillin. She was the widow of John Logan Hollinsworth.
   She was a graduate of Western Kentucky University, retiring after 38 years teaching. She taught in one room schools, Jefferson, Barren and Monroe County Schools, retiring from Joe Harrison Carter. She was a member of East Main Church of Christ in Glasgow.
   Survivors include one daughter, Marla (Lee) McFarland, Glasgow; one son, Anthony Hollinsworth, Lexington; one brother, Roy (Zelma) McMillin, Louisville; two grand daughters, Lindsey (Ryan) Gearlds, Tompkinsville and Ashleigh McFarland, Glasgow; one great grand child, Holli Gearlds; and numerous nieces and nephews.
   Preceding her in death besides her parents and husband were 6 sisters, Bertice McMillin, Olene McPherson, Pearl Gray, Ione Hagan, Clone Ford, and Ernestine Morgan; and five brothers Otis, Paul, A E, Richard and Robert Mitchel McMillin.
   Funeral services will be Monday, November 25, 2019, 1:00 P.M. at McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade, burial will follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, November 24, 2019, 1:00-8:00 P.M. and on Monday, November 25, 2019, 7:00 A.M. until time of services at 1:00 P.M.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019


   Charlie [Buddy] Baker Long, 85, Burkesville, KY passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Cumberland County Hospital. Born July 9, 1934 in Albany, KY he was a son of the late Oral and Gladys Burchett Long.  He was a retired farmer and of the Methodist faith.
   Survivors include, one daughter, Kellye (Tim) Riggs, Bridgeport, NE; one son, Kane (Lori)  Long, Marrowbone; four sisters, Pat Skidmore, Montgomery, AL, Ada Jarvis, Venice, FL, Mary Doris, Frankfort, KY and Clara Qualls, Albany, KY; one brother, Billy Long, Nashville, TN; eight grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
   He was preceded in death, besides his parents, by one son, Kevin Long and one sister, Kay Edmondson.
   Memorial services will be held Saturday, November 9, 2019, 1:00 PM at the Marrowbone Clubhouse, Marrowbone, KY, with Wayne Watts, officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, November 9, 2019, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM at the Marrowbone United Methodist Church.
   Cremation was chosen with McMurtrey Funeral Home assisting the family.