craftsman of all trade. He wrote songs, music and poetry of all kinds and could play any musical instruments he wanted. He was president of foster parents for a few years. He loved riding his Harley Davidson and showing it and also loved flying airplanes. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Shirley Pence Hoover, whom he married on August 20, 1970; one daughter, Shena Hensley; and two granddaughters, Latosha and Cheyene Hensley. He loved all of them very much.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Beulah Hoover.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, December 13, 2013 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Slade Moore officiating.
Burial will be in Etna Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 6 PM today, Thursday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Donations may be made in memory of James "Jim" Hoover c/o Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com.
Imogene Turner, 67, of Somerset, Ky., departed this life on Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
Imogene was born on November 18, 1946, in Somerset, Ky., to the late William Harvey and Ida Mae Smith Jennings. She married Marvin “Buck” Turner in Monticello, KY, on October 12, 1963. Imogene was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her husband of fifty years, Marvin; their daughter, Thelma Jean (and fiancée Dale Lee Dobbs) Turner, of Somerset, Ky.; two brothers, Johnny Jennings, of Nancy, KY, and Benny Jennings, of Faubush, Ky.; three sisters, Helen Turner, Betty Cornett and Gypsy Jennings, all of Somerset, Ky.; and her three grandchildren, Amanda Hancock, Dustin Turner and Matthew Dobbs.
Imogene is preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Kenneth Jennings; and two half-brothers, James L. Jennings and Harvey D. Jennings.