Obituaries

Obituary – Mary Dell Kilgore

Jun 15th, 2020 | By

Mary Dell Kilgore passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to so many. Mary Dell was born on March 30, 1949 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama to Paul and Peggy Pagenhardt. On December 6, 1976, she married Robert Kilgore, and they raised two sons together, Brian and Matthew.
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Obituary – JoAnn Dowell

Jun 15th, 2020 | By

Our Walking Horse Industry has lost a great supporter and wonderful ambassador for our beloved breed. JoAnn Dowell passed away peacefully on Monday, June 1, 2020. Through her 91 years, she left quite a legacy. JoAnn was born in Huntington, West Virginia to Asa and Olrena Garland. She attended Randolph Macon Women’s College and The
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Obituary – Glenda Ann Sapp Doss

Jun 15th, 2020 | By

Glenda Ann Sapp Doss, age 81, passed away peacefully in her home on Sunday, June 7, 2020, after a fifteen-year battle with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. She was surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 18, 1939, to Euel A. Sapp and Marjorie T. Sapp, on Shelton Grove Mountain in Cullman County, Alabama. She attended
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Obituary – Pamela Hatton

Mar 24th, 2020 | By

Pamela Jo Tanner Hatton, age 66, Union, Kentucky passed away January 28, 2020 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood, Kentucky. She was retired from the Boone County Board of Education, having served as the Head of Adult Education. Pam was a very active member of Big Bone Baptist Church and enjoyed singing in the choir
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Equine Obituary – Gus Malzahn

Mar 24th, 2020 | By

Sarah Coffee Burks and Price Stables sadly announce the passing of Gus Malzahn. Gus was foaled on May 10, 2012. His sire was The Coach and he was out of a Jose’ Jose’ mare. The stallion’s career began under the ownership of LaRue McWaters, but it didn’t take long for others to notice his talents.
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Obituary – Beverly McNeill

Mar 24th, 2020 | By

Mrs. Beverly Marie Crawford McNeill of Andalusia, Alabama died on February 28, 2020 at her residence, surrounded by her family. She was 94 years old. Mrs. McNeill was born on April 9, 1925 to Clayton and Cleo Ammons Crawford. She was married to Mr. Lawrence McNeill for 66 years until his death in 2010. Together,
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Charles “Rick” Bartholomew Tribute

Mar 24th, 2020 | By

If there is one thing about my Dad that everyone can be in agreement on, it’s that what you see is what you get. No fancy bells and whistles, no sugar coating, no pretending, and no holding back when it comes to his opinions on, well, let’s be real, anything. My brother and I will
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Equine Obituary – Border Run

Feb 25th, 2020 | By

On February 11, 2020 the Tennessee Walking Horse Industry lost a great ambassador. Five-time World Champion Border Run passed away from complications to colic. Nick Masters and Gayle Holcomb owned the champion. Border Run was foaled on May 14, 2010. His sire was Jose’ Jose’ and his dam was Pusher’s Midnight Maiden. In the summer
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Obituary – Bobby E. Richards

Feb 25th, 2020 | By

Bobby E. Richards, 86, of Franklin, Tennessee passed away February 10, 2020 at his residence. Mr. Richards was born in Nashville, to the late Gus Richards Sr. and Georgia Mills Richards. He retired from sales and graduated from Cumberland High School. Bobby was born into a family that loved the Tennessee Walking Horse, and he
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Obituary – Ronny Riggs Smith

Feb 25th, 2020 | By

Mr. Ronald (Ronny) Riggs Smith, age 87 of Carrollton, Georgia passed away Friday, February 14, 2020. Mr. Smith was born in Carroll County, Georgia on February 9, 1933, the son of the late Percy S. Smith and Ludelle Dyer Riggs Smith. He was a graduate of Carrollton High School, proudly served as a Corporal in
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