SUMMER SHADE – Berle Legene Welsh, age 79, passed away May 14, 2020, at the Metcalfe Health Care Center. Born January 16, 1941, in Kettle, KY, he was the son of the late Stonewall Lee and Dollie Frances Riddle Welsh. He was a retired plumber and an army veteran.
Survivors include one brother, Lonnie (Charlotte) Welsh; one stepdaughter, Judy (Carl) Cherry, Scottsville; one stepson, Larry (Verne) Cruce, Chicago; several step-grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death besides his parents, were his wife, Daisy Welsh; three brothers, Myron, Reid, and Vernon Welsh; and three sisters, Neva Estes, Nelda Siddens, and Nella Welsh.
Due to Covid 19, private graveside services will be held at a later date. McMurtrey Funeral Home is assisting the family.