Livingston Ledger Obits
Graveside services for Thelma Marie Phelps, 88, of Princeton will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Mapleview Cemetery in Marion with the Rev. Ronnie Sivells officiating. Mrs. Phelps died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Princeton Health and Rehab. She was of the Pentecostal faith. Survivors include one son, Larry Roberts of Princeton; two daughters, Ann Ledgerwood of Caldwell County and Robin Belt of Ledbetter; four grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert "Bud" Phelps; one son, Gilbert Wayne Roberts; and three sisters. Her parents were John Houston Armstrong and Nettie Harris Armstrong. Friends may call from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Morgan's Funeral Home in Princeton.
Wilma Holloman, 87, of Princeton died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at her home. She was a homemaker and member of Northside Baptist Church. She is survived by her daughter, Janet Brasher of Princeton; granddaughter, Melissa Brasher Creekmur of Eddyville; great-granddaughter, Anna Dayle Creekmur; and step great-granddaughter, Lexie Ray Creekmur. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Holloman. Her parents were Clyde Jones and Grace Cansler Jones Keys. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Morgan's Funeral Home in Princeton with the Revs. David Royalty and Matt Smothers officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday, July 28, 2014, at the funeral home.
William Dale "Bill" Kemper, 66, of Tolu died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at his home. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He is survived by one son, Daniel Kemper of Tolu; and one grandson, Drake Kemper of Tolu; two stepgrandchildren; and one step great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by one brother. His parents were Millard "Boss" and Helen Kemper. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Gilbert Funeral Home in Marion with interment in Hurricane Cemetery. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, July 28, 2014, at the funeral home.
Ricky McClure, 61, of Princeton died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He retired from P&L Railroad as a track maintenance foreman. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Faughn McClure; two sons, Lucas McClure and Jacob McClure, both of Crofton; one daughter, Abby McClure of Princeton; one stepson, J.D. Quinn of Houston, Texas; one brother, Jeff McClure of Princeton; one sister, Sherry Carner of Princeton; and several nieces and nephews. His parents were Emmett Edward and Betty Jo Pursell McClure. Memorial services will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Morgan's Funeral Home in Princeton with Rev. David Fambrough officiating. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Bobby Lee Williamson, 80, of Marion, KY, passed away Friday morning, July 25, 2014, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN. Mr. Williamson was a Korean War veteran who served in the United States Army as a paratrooper. Bobby loved the outdoors, country music, and his animals; two cats, Rascal and Momma Cat, and his dog Noel. He is survived by three daughters, Angie Rorer and her husband Gary of Kuttawa, KY, Cindy Wise, and her husband Rusty of Murray, KY, and Roxanne Black, and her husband Chris of Murray, KY; one brother, Bobby Lewis of Princeton, KY; six grandchildren, Misty White, Becky Damron Crawford, Christy Tramble, James Kyle Damron, Miranda Alton, Madison Alton; nine great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Croft Williamson; a sister, Mary Owens; and his mother, Opal Williamson. Funeral services will be Monday, July 28, 2014, at 11AM, in the chapel of Boyd Funeral Directors. Burial will follow in White’s Chapel Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday, July 27, 2014, from 5 to 8PM, at Boyd Funeral Directors in Salem. Condolences may also be left online at boydfuneraldirectors.com.
Joseph Marley, 67, of Smithland died at 2:15 a.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014, at Calvert City Convalescent Center. He is survived by one son, Robert of Smithland; one daughter, Valarie Fotheringham of Paducah; one stepdaughter, Judy Long of Burna; one sister, Patricia Ronnebeck of Cairo, Ill.; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. His parents were Ruby and Joseph Marley Sr. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Keeling Family Funeral Home with Rev. Johnny Gibson officiating. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the funeral home.