Commonwealth Journal


February 7, 2014

Obituaries for Saturday, February 8, 2014


Visitation for Ms. Lawson will be Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014 at 5 p.m. at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home. 
There will also be a public visitation at 10 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, one hour prior to the
11 a.m. funeral service at the funeral home chapel. Bro. Rick Lawson and Bro. Scottie Nix will officiate the funeral service.  
Interment will be in the Whitaker Cemetery. Faye's grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
A complete obituary will be published in Sunday, Feb. 9 edition.
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Faye Lawson.
Effie Poling
Effie Alberta “Bertie” Poling, age 79, of Nancy, Ky., departed this life on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at her residence.
Bertie was born on Feb. 5, 1934, in Van Dooser, Mo., to the late Walter E. and Nola Ann Johnson. She was a bus driver for many years for Pulaski County Board of Education. Bertie was of the Protestant Faith. She enjoyed crafts, especially quilts and quilting.
Bertie is survived by her daughter, Shirley Graham (and Harold Galloway), of Nancy, Ky.; her stepson, Robert P. (and Sherri) Poling, of Avieda, Fla.; her eight grandchildren, Kelly Poe, Matthew Poe, Danny Duty, Valerie Reed, James Anthony, Jr., David Anthony, Zack Poling and Cody Poling; eight great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Robert Poling, who passed away in Jan. 2008; her stepson, Gregory Poling; her son-in-law, James Anthony; her brother, Don Johnson; and her two sisters, Helen Cantrel and Lavenna Graham.
Visitation for Ms. Poling was held on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home. 
Her funeral service followed the visitation at 1 p.m. Bro. Randy Wiles officiated the funeral service.  
Interment is in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.
You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website:

Text Only
News Live
AP Video
Raw: Israel Bombs Multiple Targets in Gaza Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment Raw: Cargo Craft Undocks From Space Station Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran Texas Sending National Guard Troops to Border Hopkins to Pay $190M After Pelvic Exams Taped Foxx Cites Washington 'Circus Mirror' NASA Ceremony Honors Moon Walker Neil Armstrong Obama Voices Concern About Casualties in Mideast Diplomacy Intensifies Amid Mounting Gaza Toll AP Exclusive: American Beaten in Israel Speaks Obama Protects Gay, Transgender Workers Raw: Gaza Rescuers Search Rubble for Survivors Raw: International Team Inspects MH17 Bodies Raw: 25 Family Members Killed in Gaza Airstrike US Teen Beaten in Mideast Talks About Ordeal 'Weird Al' Is Wowed by Album's Success
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide