James Owen's Story
James Owen "J.O." Vance, 82, Glasgow, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, at Highland Ridge Assisted Living in Glasgow.
The Barren County native was son of the late Veachel and Neval Mayes Vance. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a lifelong farmer.
Survivors include his wife, Alma Lutterman Vance; one daughter, Vickie McPherson (Bobby), of Glasgow; two sons, Tim Vance (Phyllis) and Mark Vance (Kathy), both of Glasgow; 11 grandchildren, Jamie Brown (Chris), Nicole Pursley (Jared), Leslie Spillman (Brent), Will Vance (Emily), Zackery Vance (Brittany), Woody Wilson (Tia), Lucas McPherson, Ashton McPherson (Jamie) and Paxton McPherson (Jennifer), Byron Pennycuff and Mindy Steakley (Jeremy); 13 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert Vance (Norma), of Glasgow; one sister, Carolyn Garrett (Tommy), of Mount Hermon; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a son-in law, Steve Wilson.
The family would like to offer a special thanks to his caregiver, Sharon Holley.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14 at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Bristletown Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of memorial contributions to: Bristletown Cemetery, c/o Vickie McPherson, 4463 Edmonton Road, Glasgow, KY 42141
Published on August 11, 2017