Courtney Michelle Coleman, 9, U.S. Hwy. 641 South, Hazel, died Sunday, May 22, 2005, at 8:55 a.m. at her home.
A student at North Elementary School, she was born Nov. 1, 1995, in Murray. Her great-grandfather, Fred Doughty, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her mother, Mitzi Copeland, and stepfather, Wayne Copeland, Hazel; father, Robert Coleman, Murray; one brother, Dylan Doughty, Hazel; grandparents, Tommy and Phyliss Doughty, Murray; great-grandparent, Mrs. Rosetta Doughty, Mayfield; several cousins, aunts and uncles.
A graveside service will be Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Trace Creek Cemetery in Graves County. The Rev. Joey Adair will officiate.
Visitation will be at J.H. Churchill Funeral Home from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Mrs. Susie Smith Matheny
The funeral for Mrs. Susie Smith Matheny will be today (Tuesday) at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Churchill-Imes Family Funeral Home. The Rev. Glynn Orr will officiate. Music will be by Kathy Ligon.
Pallbearers will be Jimmy Felts, Larry Cherry, Stanley Hargrove, Ellwood Brown, Ronnie Walker and Mike Shaft. Burial will follow in the Murray City Cemetery.
Visitation is now at the funeral home.
Mrs. Susie Smith Matheny, 100, Crawford Trail, Murray, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at 6:10 p.m. at Britthaven Nursing Home, Benton.
She was a member of Westside Baptist Church.
Her husband, Raymond Matheny, to whom she had been married to for 78 years, died in 2002. Six sisters, Ninnie Bogard, Ivy Ward, Lettie Miller, Robbie Wilson, Letha Cossey and Fannie Conner, two brothers, Chester Smith and Caleb Smith, and her daugher-in-law, Martha Matheny, all preceded her in death. Born Dec. 10, 1904, in Trigg County, she was the daughter of the late William H. Smith and Lensey Ann Smith.
Survivors include one son, Howard Matheny, Murray; one granddaughter, Meta Brewer and husband, Mark, and two great-granddaughters, Sabrina Brewer and Darbie Brewer, all of Kirksey; one grandson, Kelvin Matheny, Graves County.
G.B. (Boo) Scott
The funeral for G.B. (Boo) Scott was today (Tuesday) at 11 a.m. in the chapel of J.H. Churchill Funeral Home. The Rev. Richard Smith officiated. Music was by Joan Bowker.
Pallbearers were Dr. Burton Young, David Graham and Jack Belote. Burial was in the Murray City Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Murray-Calloway County Hospital Hospice, 803 Poplar St., Murray, KY 42071.
Mr. Scott, 81, North Eighth Street, Murray, died Friday, May 20, 2005, at 6:15 p.m. at Murray-Calloway County Hospital.
A retired pharmacist, he was co-owner of the former Scott Drugs in Murray. An Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of First United Methodist Church, charter member of Murray Country Club and a past member of Murray Lions Club.
His wife, Betty Chambers Scott, died Feb. 6, 2000. Born June 22, 1923, in Murray, he was the son of the late G.B. Scott and Gladys Owen Scott.
Survivors include two sons, Buster Scott and wife, Margaret, Columbia, Mo., and Bruce Scott and wife, Sara, Louisville; one brother, John Ed Scott and wife, Audrey, Murray; one grandson, Alex Scott, Louisville.
Mrs. Susan Elizabeth Hocker
No services for Mrs. Susan Elizabeth Hocker are scheduled at this time. Imes-Miller Funeral Home of Murray is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Hocker, 58, Guthrie Drive, Murray, died Friday, May 20, 2005, at 7:49 p.m. at Murray-Calloway County Hospital.
Born Feb. 11, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Russell Hocker and Barbara Eggbeer Hocker.
Survivors include two sons, Creighton John Miller Jr. and wife, Ginger, Tuscaloosa, Ala., and Gavin Russell Miller, Seattle, Wash.; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Jane McGirr and husband, Jake, Norwalk, Conn., and Mrs. Barbara Hocker and husband, Timothy, Hartford, Conn.
Mrs. Lois Natalie Beisel
A memorial service for Mrs. Lois Natalie Beisel will be held at a later date in Chattanooga, Tenn.
Imes-Miller Funeral Home of Murray is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Beisel, 79, Murray, died Friday, May 20, 2005, at 10:35 p.m. at West View Nursing Home, Murray.
She was of Methodist faith and was a 50-year member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Her husband, Frank Beisel, and two sisters, Eunice Yokom and Eathel West, all preceded her in death. Born May 9, 1926, in Duluth, Minn., she was the daughter of the late Louis Bennett and Hazel Burdick Bennett.
Survivors include three sons, Brian Beisel and wife, Shirlee, Murray, Paul Beisel and wife Judy, Portland, Ore., and Mike Beisel and wife, Roxi, Madison, Wis.; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
Mrs. Fannie Mae Borders
The funeral for Mrs. Fannie Mae Borders was today (Tuesday) at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Collier Funeral Home, Benton. The Rev. Mark Thweatt officiated. Burial was in the Union Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Borders, 82, East 14th Street, Benton, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at 9:11 p.m. at Massac Memorial Hospital, Metropolis, Ill.
She was former owner/operator of York Cafe, Benton, and a member of Olive Baptist Church.
Her husband, Virgil Borders, three sisters and two brothers all preceded her in death. She was the daughter of the late James K. York and Effie Smith York.
Survivors include three stepsons, Leo Borders, Joe Don Borders and David Borders, all of Benton; five nieces; five nephews; several step-grandchildren.