Mr. Robert Lewis Kirk, 71, of Burna, KY, passed away October 2, 2013, at his home. Robert was a retired chemical operator from Air Products after 34 years. He was an avid outdoorsman who had a passion for farming, and who loved to draw, paint, and restore and collect classic Chevy’s. Robert was a member of Old Salem Baptist Church, where he taught boydfuneraldirectors.com. School, and bible study. He was also a member of the Livingston County Genealogical and Historical Society and the National Rifle Association. Robert was proud resident of Livingston County, where he was born, raised, and schooled, starting in the first grade in a one room schoolhouse, Threlkeld School. Robert was always willing to help others no matter what the project was, and will be greatly missed. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Shirley Kirk of Burna, KY; one son, Les English of Tiline, KY; one sister, Connie James, and her husband David of Smithland, KY; sister-in-law, Paulette Bearden and mother-in-law, Lucille Ward both of Sharpe, KY; two grandchildren, Leslie and Jessica English; and many special friends. Mr. Kirk was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Alva Alsobrook Kirk. Funeral services were held October 6, 2013, at , in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors. Burial followed in Old Salem Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Livingston County Historical and Genealogical Society, PO Box 138, Smithland, KY 42081, or Old Salem Baptist Church, 1656 US 60 East, Burna, KY 42028. Condolences may also be left online at
Mr. William Quertermous, 79, of Hampton, KY, passed away October 1, 2013. He is survived by three children, Tommy Quertermous, Connie Burchard, and Brian Quertermous; two brothers, Wayne Quertermous and Bob Quertermous; two sisters, Diana Russell and Mary Griggs; and several grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanetta; a son Jessie; a daughter Martia; and his parents. Graveside funeral services were held October 6, 2013, at boydfuneraldirectors.com., at Carrsville Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Boyd Funeral Directors in Salem. Condolences may be left online at
S. Ann Guess age 82 of Marion, KY passed away Friday October 4, 2013 at Salem Springlake Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America and she was of the Baptist faith. Ms. Guess is survived by a sister, Laura June Miller, St. Louis, MO; two brothers, Thomas E. Guess and Leroy Guess both of Marion, Ky; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reginal and Duke Binkley Guess, four brothers and one sister. Funeral services will be held 11 A.M. at Myers Funeral Home, Marion, KY with Rev. Mike Morrow and Rev. A.C. Hodge officiating. Burial will follow in the Pinckneyville Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Myers Funeral Home between the hours of M., and beginning at M. until service time at M. .